The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

Health Professional (Part-Time) - Elementary School Nurse

Hiring department UT Elementary School
Monthly salary $1,666 - $2,083+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 20.00 Flexible from 730AM to 330PM
Posting number 18-08-29-01-1062
Job Status Open
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location UT Elementary School
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

This is a 20 hr/wk, 10 mo/yr school nurse position at The University of Texas Elementary School

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

To provide professional, evidence-based nursing knowledge and skills in the care and treatment of students in the elementary school, as defined in The Texas Guide to School Health Programs.

Essential Functions

Plans, directs and assists in the individualized skilled professional nursing care of all students and school staff. Administers medications and treatments as ordered by a physician and/or within defined school health protocols Participates in the administration of nursing service by directing, supervising and assisting the nonprofessional personnel in giving patient care. Performs related duties as required. Plans,implements and documents state mandated student health screenings. Supervises student nurses in coordination with UT School of Nursing Faculty.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Currently licensed to practice as a Licensed Vocational Nurse by the State of Texas. Must be in good standing with the Texas Board of Nursing Examiners. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse by the State of Texas. Elementary School Nurse experience.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards Use of manual dexterity

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