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Health Assistant/Secretary Long Term Substitute Litchfield High School

Posted on 2022-11-23 10:12:41 AM

Listing expires 2023-01-22 12:00:00 AM

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Health Assistant/Secretary Long Term Substitute &#8211; Litchfield High School Dates of Availability: On or about 2-1-23 through 6-9-23 (Approx. 6 months) Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (8 hours per day, including a 30 minute unpaid lunch) Reports to: District School Nurse /Building Principal Compensation: $15.84/Hour Job Summary: The Health Assistant works closely with the Licensed School Nurse, and many of his/her roles are delegated functions under the Nurse Practice Act. He/she observes, evaluates and provides health care for all students/staff within their scope of training and delegated functions. Administers and documents medications and/or treatments as delegated by the Licensed School Nurse (LSN). Collects and maintains health information on electronic health records while maintaining data privacy and confidentiality. This position will also entail some routine office duties as directed by the Building Principals. Essential functions of the job may include but are not limited to the following: Carry out first aid and emergency procedures for ill and injured students as directed by the school nurse. Administer medication to students according to board policy and district procedures as delegated by the LSN; maintain accurate log of medications dispensed. Assist with screening activities including measuring height and weight, testing vision and hearing, and scalp, and send referrals as directed by LSN Assist students with diabetes with insulin and nutrition management based on daily school menu and student specific delegation by LSN. Use Universal Precautions Procedures when cleaning all body spills and providing wound care. Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required, including accurate, updated health records on all students. Maintain a daily log of health office activities, including reportable accidents, communicable disease data, and referrals to school nurse. Other functions of the job include but are not limited to the following: Record information on student health records. Maintain clinic supply inventory and request supplies as needed. Participate in staff development training programs as assigned. Perform other general duties to accomplish the objectives and goals of the total school program Manage student attendance Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: High School Graduate or equivalent is required Current LPN license is preferred Current first aid, CPR certification and medication administration experience Respect for confidentiality of student health information Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills Ability to effectively communicate with staff, students and parents Ability to recognize job limitations You may view the posting of this position by going to www.litchfield.k12.mn.us<https://nam02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.litchfield.k12.mn.us%2F&data=05%7C01%7Cscsu-edpost%40stcloudstate.edu%7C20d4a70b43644199358708dacd6d8ac2%7C5011c7c60ab446ab9ef4fae74a921a7f%7C0%7C0%7C638048167613456593%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=S7ObjPSEalfYSrK%2BICwGAuX39blsB4wFi%2FTQ32WeDSA%3D&reserved=0>, &#8220;Central Office&#8221; then &#8220;Employment.&#8221; To apply, please submit your Resume and credentials, along with a list of at least three current references. Please contact Jason Michels, Litchfield High School Principal, with questions pertaining to this position. jmichels@isd465.org<mailto:jmichels@isd465.org>, 320.693.2424 x4119 The information contained in this communication is private and confidential. It is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity named above. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, any dissemination, distribution, copying or other use of the information contained in this communication is not authorized. If you have received this communication in error, please first notify the sender immediately so that we can ensure that such a mistake does not occur in the future and then delete this communication from all data storage devices and destroy all hard copies. Thank you.
Health Assistant/Secretary Long Term Substitute – Litchfield High School

Dates of Availability: On or about 2-1-23 through 6-9-23 (Approx. 6 months)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (8 hours per day, including a 30 minute unpaid lunch)
Reports to: District School Nurse /Building Principal
Compensation: $15.84/Hour

Job Summary:  The Health Assistant works closely with the Licensed School Nurse, and many of his/her roles are delegated functions under the Nurse Practice Act. He/she observes, evaluates and provides health care for all students/staff within their scope of training and delegated functions.  Administers and documents medications and/or treatments as delegated by the Licensed School Nurse (LSN).  Collects and maintains health information on electronic health records while maintaining data privacy and confidentiality. This position will also entail some routine office duties as directed by the Building Principals.

Essential functions of the job may include but are not limited to the following:

Carry out first aid and emergency procedures for ill and injured students as directed by the school nurse.
Administer medication to students according to board policy and district procedures as delegated by the LSN; maintain accurate log of medications dispensed.
Assist with screening activities including measuring height and weight, testing vision and hearing, and scalp, and send referrals as directed by LSN
Assist students with diabetes with insulin and nutrition management based on daily school menu and student specific delegation by LSN.
Use Universal Precautions Procedures when cleaning all body spills and providing wound care.
Compile, maintain, and file all physical and computerized reports, records, and other documents required, including accurate, updated health records on all students.
Maintain a daily log of health office activities, including reportable accidents, communicable disease data, and referrals to school nurse.

Other functions of the job include but are not limited to the following:
Record information on student health records.
Maintain clinic supply inventory and request supplies as needed.
Participate in staff development training programs as assigned.
Perform other general duties to accomplish the objectives and goals of the total school program
Manage student attendance

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
High School Graduate or equivalent is required
Current LPN license is preferred
Current first aid, CPR certification and medication administration experience
Respect for confidentiality of student health information
Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
Ability to effectively communicate with staff, students and parents
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bility to recognize job limitations

You may view the posting of this position by going to www.litchfield.k12.mn.us, “Central Office” then “Employment.” To apply, please submit your Resume and credentials, along with a list of at least three current references. Please contact Jason Michels, Litchfield High School Principal, with questions pertaining to this position. jmichels@isd465.org, 320.693.2424 x4119



The information contained in this communication is private and confidential. It is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity named above. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, any dissemination, distribution, copying or other use of the information contained in this communication is not authorized. If you have received this communication in error, please first notify the sender immediately so that we can ensure that such a mistake does not occur in the future and then delete this communication from all data storage devices and destroy all hard copies. Thank you.