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dutchesscounty | LPN/LVN School $22-$28 in Niagara Falls, NY

LPN/LVN School $22-$28

  • Maxim Healthcare Services
  • $47,670.00 - 62,050.00 / Year *
  • 9400 NY-182
  • Niagara Falls, NY 14304
  • Part-Time



Maxim Healthcare iscurrently seeking Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) for a one on one part-timeschool nursing position! The job duties would include assisting an individual on aschool bus to and from school. The position would be for 2 hours in the morningand 2 hours in the afternoon thru the school year. We are looking for Licensed Practical Nurses(LPN) who is committed and passionate about having a major positive impact on achild s life.

Responsibilities

  • Develops policies, procedures and work standards for school health program.
  • Monitors compliance of school health program with federal, state and local laws, regulations and policies.
  • Initiates program changes as needed.
  • Manages program allotment efficiently.
  • Prepares health reports for supervisor, board of education and health department.
  • Collaborates with other child-support agencies in designing and providing a school health program.
  • Negotiates professional and medical services essential to the school health program.
  • Provides first aid care and medically prescribed services.
  • Maintains security of school health supplies.
  • Instructs students in health education according to the state curriculum (K-12).
  • Serves as a resource person on health issues.\\
  • Provides staff development on health-related topics for school staff and volunteers.
  • Screens and conducts health appraisals for students and staff.
  • Provides follow-up evaluations on students as required.
  • Recommends corrective action where problems are identified.
  • Conducts home visits when appropriate.
  • Corresponds with parents on health needs of children.
  • Records immunizations, health findings, and other relevant health data.
  • Considerable knowledge of medical disorders, treatments, and child growth and development.
  • Working knowledge of public health problems and procedures for treatment in coordination with other health and social service agencies.
  • Working knowledge of Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations affecting the delivery of school health services.
  • Some knowledge of the school organization and the community served.
  • Ability to identify abnormal growth and development and symptoms of disease.
  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate services between the school, local health agency, and other community resources.
  • Ability to develop and maintain health records on students and positive working relationships.
  • Other Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Current Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) license for the state in which the nurse practices.
  • Full command, verbal and written, of the English language.
  • Current Health Certificate (if applicable).
  • Current PPD or Chest X-Ray.
  • One year prior Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN) experience preferred.
  • Current BLS card.
  • Successful completion of screening tests for the clinical specialty area(s) in which the nurse practices with a score of 80% or greater
  • Maxim background screening

Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Services, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status.

Maxim Healthcare Services is a leading provider of home healthcare, medical-related staffing, travel nursing, and population health and wellness services across the United States. As an established community partner, we have been making a difference in the lives of our employees, caregivers, and patients for more than 30 years. Our commitment to customer service, improving patient care, and staffing experienced healthcare professionals has paved the way for many rewarding career opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


Associated topics: licensed practical nurse, lvn, mtp, nurse i, nurse ii, nurse iii, nurses, practical, practical nurse lpn, vocational


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.