RN Registered Nurse - School Nurse FT (Full-Time)

Ascension Health

Austin, TX 78703

Posted 1 month ago

Job Description

We Are Hiring


Schedule: Monday through Friday: (8 Hours) - Will Range from 7:15AM - 5:00PM


Full Time & PRN positions available


Summers off (But will have the ability to work PRN or PT during this period)


1 Week off for Spring Break


1 Week off for Thanksgiving


2 Weeks off for Christmas


Preferred Qualifications:


+ Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or currently enrolled in acquiring a BSN


+ 2-3 Years of RN Experience


+ Ability to Multi-Task and be flexible


+ Customer Service Experience


+ Loves to work with kids


+ Minimal Scheduling conflicts and minimal time contraints


The Ascension Seton AISD School Health Team (“Health Team”) is committed to providing safe care for students during school hours in collaboration with AISD school staff. Registered Nurses lead each campus Health Team, which may include Clinical Assistants.. Care is provided to students on-site by members of the Health Team, with unlicensed personnel working under the direction of the Registered Nurses. Not all services listed are provided by all Health Team members; the Texas Nurse Practice Act designates which activities and services are RN-only. Services are provided for students from 3 to 22 years of age and include:


Illness and Injury Care? Illness and minor injury care, emergencies, and referrals? Chronic health conditions


? Behavioral health conditions (early intervention and crisis support)


Medication Administration? Medication administration during the school day, documentation, and reconciliation? Training of AISD staff to administer medication


Immunization Compliance? Monthly identification of students needing immunizations


? Parent notification? Referral to community services


State Mandated Screenings? Hearing


? Vision? Risk Assessment for Type 2 Diabetes


? Spinal


Case Management? Allergy/Anaphylaxis


? Other chronic health conditions? Diabetes


? Section 504 Program? Pregnancy? Asthma? Seizure? ADHD


? Special Education Students eligible under Other Health Impairment, Orthopedic Impairment, Traumatic Brain Injury, etc.


Health Education? Student/Individual or group (hand washing, growth and development, health, nutrition, etc)? Parent? AISD Staff (skills practice for emergency medication administration, and individualized, student specific training as required by Individualized Health Care Plans, IEPs, and 504 Plans)


Communicable Disease Outbreak? Reportable Communicable Disease


? Outbreak of any infectious disease


Collaboration? Parent/guardians


? Medical providers? School staff


? Community agencies? AISD District Support Services


Crisis Intervention? Behavioral health? Other threats to student or staff health on campus


What You Will Do


Responsibilities:


+ Participate in the assessment, implementation and evaluation of student care.


+ Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as appropriate.


+ Oversee student care while at school. Delegate tasks to unlicensed personnel within scope of license.


+ Participate in the surveillance and prevention of communicable diseases. Comply with reporting guidelines.


+ Educate students, family members and faculty. Promote a wellness environment and ensures the health, comfort and safety of students.


What You Will Need


Licensure / Certification / Registration:


+ BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.


+ Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing required.


Education:


+ Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.


Additional Preferences


No additional preferences.


Why Join Our Team


Ascension Seton, based in Austin, Texas, has provided thousands of associates and caregivers a rewarding career in healthcare since 1902. We strive to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services for all. We operate more than 100 clinical locations in central Texas, including 3 teaching hospitals, Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas, Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin and Dell Children's Medical Center, where candidates can find both career and clinical education opportunities. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, explore a career with us today. When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.


Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Ascension Seton is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.


This Ministry does not participate in E-Verify and therefore cannot employ STEM OPT candidates.



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