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Licensed School Nurse – KIPP North Star Academy

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    KIPP North Star Academy, in Minneapolis, is part of the nation-wide “Knowledge Is Power Program” which is a network of free, open- enrollment public schools which are committed to the same philosophies of no shortcuts and high expectations for students. We believe in doing what-ever it takes to help our kids climb the mountain to college. We currently have grades 5-8 with projected enrollment of 275 students for 2015-2016.

  • Hours per Day .75 FTE
  • Description

    Seeks a Licensed School Nurse to fill a unique three-quarter-time position at our growing school.  This new role will establish best-practice health monitoring as our school transitions from contracted R.N. services to an in-house school nurse. This role will also coordinate a new wellness program funded with a three-year grant from the KIPP Foundation to promote and measure wellness initiatives among our staff, students and families.  We seek an individual with experience effectively meeting the health needs of low-income families who is also eager to create an innovative and sustainable wellness program for our growing network and to share ideas within the national KIPP network of 162 charter schools.

    Responsibilities

    • Utilize the nursing process components of assessment, diagnosis, outcomes identification, planning, implementation, an evaluation to care for ill students during the school day
    • Promote health education and preventative health practices for students
    • Make referrals and maintain up to date contact information for primary, urgent and emergent medical and dental care service providers as needed
    • Conduct annual Vision Screening
    • Conduct annual Hearing Screening
    • Meet as a member of IEP teams as needed, gather information and give input for intervention strategies
    • Create and update medical plans for students with health concerns that require classroom accommodations
    • Maintain individual student health folder
    • Ensure students have met minimum immunization requirements for school entry
    • Work with the Physical Education teacher to administer and record Presidential Fitness and Y-Balance tests,
    • Work with staff to incorporate more movement into the school day, including use of the fields, hiking and biking trails at our new Shingle Creek campus,
    • Guide staff efforts to identify and implement personal wellness goals, including potential allocation of grant funds to meet identified wellness needs,
    • Develop and implement three all-school campaigns: Plant Power, Less Sit/More Fit, and Mini-Soda, to raise awareness, measure current behaviors and promote new healthy habits,
    • Collaborate with existing school partners such as our food vendor and the Northside Achievement Zone and build new community partnerships as appropriate,
    • Coordinate with development staff and KIPP colleagues at five other pilot sites to share outcomes and ideas with the goal of building replicable wellness program models.
  • Qualifications
    • Two years or more of relative experience
    • Must be a Licensed School Nurse
    • Must have demonstrated success working in an urban environment
    • Excellent written and oral skills
    • Ability to pass criminal background check
  • Application

    To apply: Please visit

    http://kippcareers.force.com/JobDetail?id=a0Xd0000004HGJzEAO&site=minnesota

  • Start Date August 10, 2015
  • Contact Person

    Liza Tickle
    Director of Operations
    612.345.0483    Direct
    612.287.9700    Main Office
    612.287.9702    Fax
     
    5034 N. Oliver Ave.
    Minneapolis, MN 55430 
    www.kippminnesota.org

St. Paul Public Schools

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    St. Paul Public Schools is accepting pool school nurse applications for current positions and positions that will become available for the 201-16 school year.  School nurses will be hired for elementary and secondary positions, with enrollment varying from 300 - 1800 students.   Assignments may include single school or multiple schools, including non-public schools and special education programs.

  • Hours per Day Positions mary be part-time and full-time.
  • Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications
    Bachelor's degree in Nursing and the following:
    • Currently licensed as a Professional Registered Nurse by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.
    • Currently certified as a Public Health Nurse (PHN) by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.
    • Currently licensed as a Public School Nurse by the Minnesota Department of Education (if
    not currently licensed, will be required to obtain license.)
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Experience working in a school setting.
    • Experience working as a nurse in either a Public Health or Pediatric setting.

  • Application

    Go to the Human Resource website for more information and to apply:  http://hr.spps.org/Search_Jobs_and_Apply.html

  • Start Date Fall 2015
  • Contact Person

    Contact Mary Yackley, supervisor of Student Heatlh and Wellness, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 651 767-8380.

Minneapolis Public Schools

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    Minneapolis Public Schools is accepting candidate pool school nurse applications for positions that will become available for the 2015-16 school year.

    • Positions include elementary and secondary sites.
    • Full and part-time assignments may include single school or multiple schools, including non-public schools and special education programs.
  • Hours per Day Varies
  • Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
    • Registered Nurse license from the Minnesota Board of Nursing
    • Public Health Nurse certification from the Minnesota Board of Nursing
    • School Nurse license from the Minnesota Board of Education (if not currently licensed, will be required to obtain a license).
  • Application
    • Complete online application at:

    http://jobs.mpls.k12.mn.us/job/Minneapolis-2015-16-Candidate-Pool-Licensed-School-Nurse-MN-55401/247970800/

  • Start Date August 2015
  • Contact Person
    • Questions? Call Gayle Rieland, Nursing Services Manager @ 612- 668-0853 or e-mail resume and letter of interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Licensed School Nurse, Noble Academy, District 4171

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    Noble Academy, Grades K-8, Approximately 500 students

  • Hours per Day Position may be part-time or full-time
  • Pay Range As per contract
  • Description

    The purpose of the school nurse is to enhance the educational process of students by maximizing their health and well-being, modifying or removing health-related barriers to learning, and promoting an optimal level of wellness. The nurse will report directly to the Superintendent.

  • Qualifications

    Minnesota School Nurse License or meets qualifications to obtain license through MDE

    Registered Nurse in Minnesota

    Must be certified in CPR

    Speak, read, and write Hmong preferably

  • Application

    To learn more about Noble Academy and to apply please visit our website:

    http://www.nobleacademy.us/careeropportunities.html

  • Start Date As soon as possible
  • Contact Person

    Anita Moua, Personnel/Administrative Specialist This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mankato Area Schools (I.S.D. 77)

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    Public: 8000  Non-public: 1000
    Multiple buildings
    3 y.o.-21 y.o. (Early Childhood through 21 y.o. Special Education students)
  • Hours per Day Start date: Fall 2015
  • Pay Range Teachers' Contract salary and benefits
  • Description
    This is a new, additional position working with three (3) Licensed School Nurses (L.S.N.'s.)  The current responsibilities will be redistributed but L.S.N. will manage a variety of students' health conditions and needs.  The L.S.N. will supervise (along with building principals) trained R.N.'s, L.P.N.'s, and Health Assistants.
     
  • Qualifications

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.), current Minnesota Registered Nurse (R.N.) license, Public Health Nurse (P.H.N.) certification, and current licensure as a school nurse from the Minnesota Board of Education (if not currently licensed, will be required to obtain license.)

  • Application
    Go to Human Resources at isd77.org
     
  • Start Date Fall 2015
  • Contact Person

    Stephanie White, Director of Special Education  507-387-1818

District #197 Licensed School Nurse

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     Friendly Hills Middle School, Mendota Heights, MN  District #197

  • Hours per Day 1.0 FTE FTE (school hours are 8:30 am to 3:30pm)
  • Description

    To strengthen and facilitate the educational process by modifying or removing health related barriers to learning. To promote optimal levels of well being in students and staff.

  • Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications

    Bachelor's degree in Nursing and the following:

    •     Currently licensed as a Professional Registered Nurse by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.

    •     Currently certified as a Public Health Nurse (PHN) by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.

    •     Currently licensed as a Public School Nurse by the Minnesota Department of Education  (if not currently licensed, will be required to obtain license.)

          Ability to deal effectively and appropriately with students, parents and other educational professionals regarding student health concerns and problems.  

         Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.

         Ability to establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience working in a school setting.

    • Experience working as a nurse in either a Public Health or Pediatric setting.

  • Application

    To be considered for this position, please apply on-line at:
     http://www.applitrack.com/isd197/onlineapp/default.aspx

    Application deadline:  Until Filled 

  • Start Date 2015-2016 School Year
  • Contact Person

    Any questions please contact Stacie O’Leary, Health service Coordinator at 651-403-8040

Tracy Area Public Schools 1.0 FTE LSN Position

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    Tracy Area Public Schools is accepting applications for one full time (1.0 FTE) licensed school nurse for the 2015-16 school year.

  • Hours per Day Full Time
  • Description

    In addition to school nursing duties, the LSN provides training and supervision for paraprofessionals providing PCA services and is responsible for MA third party billing, and Early Childhood Screening.

  • Qualifications

    Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.), current Minnesota Registered Nurse (R.N.) license, Public Health Nurse (P.H.N.) certification, and current licensure as a school nurse from the Minnesota Board of Education (if not currently licensed, will be required to obtain license.)

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience working with children, adolescents, and families in a public health or pediatric setting.

  • Application

    Please send a cover letter, resume, 3 current letters of recommendations, and a completed application.

    To print off a copy of the application form, please go to the www.tracy.k12.mn.us, select "District #2904", then select "Employment" and the non-certified application form is located in the center of the page.

    Please send Materials to: Chad Anderson, TAPS Superintendent, 934 Pine Street, Tracy, MN 56175

  • Contact Person

    Chad Anderson, Ed.D.

    Tracy Area Public Schools Superintendent

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    507-629-5500

281 ROBBINSDALE SCHOOL DISTRICT LICENSED SCHOOL NURSE POSITION #2079

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    1.0 FTE Robbinsdale Middle School (~1300 students, 6-8th grade)

  • Hours per Day 7:30-3:10pm
  • Pay Range Salary based on Collective Bargaining Agreement for Teachers
  • Description
    • Identify, prioritize and provide first aid management and emergency care to students within scope of authority and training in compliance with the MN Nurse Practice Act and current policies/procedures.
    • Assess the health status of students and develop individual health plans as appropriate.
    • Provide consultation, education, and support to students, families and staff for student health needs.
    • Delegate and supervise duties carried out by health education assistants.
    • Perform nursing care procedures and administer medications necessary for students to participate in their school day per the MN Nurse Practice Act and current policies/procedures.
    • Maintain student health records, ensuring confidentiality.
    • Administer screening programs at appropriate grade levels.
    • Provide monitoring of the school environment to prevent and control communicable disease.
    • Monitor and maintain student immunization records based on current state law school entrance requirements.
    • Work with community resources to enhance health services to students when appropriate.
    • Collaborate with the special education team to ensure student success. Duties include attend special education meetings, provide supervision to special education assistants as needed, complete paperwork as required by MN 3rd Party Billing guidelines, document health assessments for special education and other duties as assigned.
    • Other tasks as assigned.
  • Qualifications

     

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), current MN Registered Nurse (RN) license, certified Public Health Nurse (PHN) and current MN School Nurse licensure (LSN) from the Board of Education. If not currently licensed, will be required to obtain school nurse license.
    • LSN and/or Pediatric experience preferred
    • Current CPR/AED certification
    • Current first aid certification
    • Basic computer skills
    • Ability to work well with students, staff and parents/guardians from diverse backgrounds
  • Application

    Apply on-line at www.rdale.org and include a resume with your on-line application.

    John Numann, Human Resources

    4148 Winnetka Avenue North, New Hope MN 55427

  • Start Date August 2015
  • Contact Person

    Amber Spaniol, RN Health Services Director

    #763-504-8080 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Anoka Hennepin ISD #11 Licensed School Nurse

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  • Job Sites

    Jackson Middle School

  • Hours per Day Full time
  • Pay Range Per Anoka Hennepin Teacher Contract
  • Qualifications

    BSN

    LSN or eligible to obtain

    Able to asses and write Special Education Health Evaluations

  • Start Date Fall 2015
  • Contact Person

    Cynthia Hiltz, Health Service Coordinator

    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    763-506-1568

Job Posting Guidelines

Lead School Nurses/Coordinators who are SNOM members are invited to post current LSN position openings on this webpage at No Charge. Non SNOM members wishing to post LSN positions may do so for a charge of $100 per job position. Job postings must be in a Word format and e-mailed to the web editor (martin.maryjo79@gmail.com) by Wednesday to be posted on the Webpage by Sunday. Listings will remain on the website for 30 days only.

When posting a position:

  • Please include specifics of position:
    • School or District Location
    • Number of Students
    • Single School or Multiple Buildings
    • Grade Levels
    • Full/Part-Time
    • Salary range or Contract
  • List Qualifications and/or Requirements.
  • List the Name and position of the Contact Person.
  • Include Address, Telephone and/or Fax numbers, E-mail address or Website where an application may be downloaded.
  • Include the Deadline for applications to be submitted and Effective Date of position.

  • Vision and Hearing Screening Workshop

    On August 10 and 14, 2015, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is offering a Hearing and Vision Screening Workshop at MDE from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 pm. These sessions, available for 20 participants each day, will also be held at the Minnesota Department of Education, Conference Center A. Visit the MDH website for more information and a separate registration form.MDH website for more information and a separate registration form.