Description: Health Assistant
Job Summary: Under the guidance and direction of the Licensed School Nurse, the Health Assistant is responsible for providing first aid and health care to students within the building; documenting and maintaining healthcare records and services taken within the building; providing medications to students in accordance with set policies and authorization from physicians; consults with parents, staff, students and others concerning problems or health care issues; prepares reports required of the building, district or state regarding health actions and activities.
Qualifications: A combination of education, experience, and training necessary to perform the requirements of the work. Pediatric experience is preferred.
License Requirements: No license is required but additional consideration will be given to candidates who are licensed by the State of MN as a Practical Nurse. Upon hiring the District may require the completion of various certifications while on-the-job such as CPR certification, Bloodborne: : Pathogen Training, and First Aid Training.
Application Procedure: Candidates may apply for this opportunity via the school website at www.biglakeschools.org
Assignment: Full Time 8 hrs/day, student contact days