Health Assistant

    Castle rock, CO
    Similar jobs pay $10.78 - $19.46

    Job Description

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    Job Posting Title:Health Assistant

    Job Description:Responsible for administering student medication, management of student's chronic health conditions, first aid care of students, and maintaining student records. Deals with information of a highly confidential nature. Develops and promotes good community relations among various community members and school clientele.

    • Occasional lifting five (5) to fifty (50) pounds
    • Frequent bending, stooping, walking, standing, kneeling, crawling, squatting, reaching, and sitting

    Position Specific Information (if Applicable):


    Perform delegated procedures in accordance with the student's health care plan and training by the school nurse consultant, such as supervision and/or assistance with the daily management of a student's diabetes, asthma, and severe allergies.

    Provide first aid for students per District guidelines, including caring forehead injuries, fractures, and lacerations.

    Administer prescribed scheduled and non-scheduled medications to students in accordance with physician orders and District policy; prepare medication for students attending field trips.

    Maintain appropriate documentation for all health room procedures, including medications, delegated procedures, and first aid in accordance with District guidelines.

    Ensure enrolling students meet the Colorado State immunization requirements prior to entering school; notify parents and school nurse consultant of incomplete immunization and/or noncompliance; omplete the annual immunization state report.

    Notify school nurse consultant of reportable communicable diseases.

    Perform other related duties as assigned or requested.

    Certifications:First Aid & CPR Certification - Colorado

    Education:High School or Equivalent (Required)

    Position Type:Regular


    One Year Only (Yes or No):No

    Scheduled Hours Per Week:15


    Approx Scheduled Days Per Year:

    (260 days indicatesa year-round position. Time off [or Off-Track Days] are thengranted based on the position. Any exceptions to the normal off-track time will be noted in the Additional Position Details section above, as scheduled work days.)

    185 Work Days

    Minimum Hire Rate:

    (Based off a full-time FTE; if applicable, part-time salaries will be prorated)

    $14.40 USD Hourly

    Maximum Hire Rate:

    (Based off a full-time FTE; if applicable, part-time salaries will be prorated)

    $18.03 USD Hourly

    Full Salary Range:

    (Based off a full-time FTE; if applicable, part time salaries will be prorated)

    $14.40 USD - $21.66 USD Hourly

    Closing Date (Ongoingif No Date Specified):

    Please note that the posting will be closed as of 12:01 am on the day specified (if applicable).

    Posting ID: 552792481Posted: 2020-05-21