Job Overview

  • Experience Level Some Experience
  • Total Years Experience 0-12 months
  • Education Certification

Job Description

The Nurse serves as the medical liaison to classrooms and provides oversight to the Licensed Practical nursing staff.


  1. Supervises LPN staff.
  2. Assists with Health Education for students.
  3. Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates the health needs of students.
  4. Develops individual health care plans with specific goals, objectives, and interventions of the student with special health needs and/or chronic health problems.
  5. Serves as liaison between the medical community, the school, and the staff regarding student health concerns.
  6. Assists with mandated School Immunization program and Screening programs.
  7. Assists in assessing in-school and community health care resources.
  8. Performs other such duties as may be assigned by the Special Education Supervisor.

Civil Service TitleSchool Nurse (Non-Competitive)Job Qualifications

Must possess or meet requirements for Civil Service title of School Nurse.  New York State License, as a Registered Nurse required; current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation/automated external defibrillator (CPR/AED) required; certification as a CPR instructor preferred.  Previous school age experience preferred.