Health Clinic Specialist

Location
South Riding, VA, Liberty Elementary School
Posted
Oct 11, 2019
Closes
Nov 09, 2019
Ref
IRC6706
Industry
Education, Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
This is work in support of student health service programs provided at elementary schools.

Responsibilities

The employee in this class is primarily responsible for providing competent health and standard first aid care to students. This worker performs duties under the supervision of a Resource Nurse, including the maintenance of health records on the computer and vision/hearing screening. The worker in this position will initiate their own daily assignments and use independent judgment and training to take appropriate actions to manage standard recurring clinic business.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Renders limited first aid; checks temperatures; contacts parents and school personnel as necessary regarding medical issues
* Administers routine prescription and non-prescription medicines, as well as emergency medication to prevent anaphylaxis, per school district• s medication policy and documents appropriately in the computer
* Manages daily care of students with chronic medical concerns according to the individualized health care plans
* Documents student clinic visits and care provided daily on the computer; initiates and completes injury/incident reports as required
* Maintains an organized clinic with necessary items to provide routine first aid and respond to emergencies
* Performs related work as required

Qualifications
Graduation from high school and experience working with elementary age students in the provision of health clinic specialist services; or any equivalent combination of education and experience in a setting that would provide the following knowledge, abilities, and skills:
* Knowledge and practice of standard first aid and basic health practices
* Ability to effectively manage students requiring health or first aid assistance
* Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing
* Ability to work cooperatively with others

Additional Details

Classified Salary Scale , Level 11

The Loudoun County School Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and to the provision of equity in its educational programs, services and activities for all students and employees.

Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetic information in employment or in its programs and activities. LCPS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148

Tel: 571-252-1100

How To Apply

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To be considered for the vacancy, please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

Please be sure to upload the following:

• Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.
• Resume

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