Lancaster-Lebanon IU13 is currently looking for qualified LPNs to work part-time seasonal and per diem substitute positions as Health Care Assistants (School Nurses) for our Extended School Year program (ESY). The IU13 provides ESY (summer school) services to students with disabilities, supporting the 22 public school districts in Lancaster and Lebanon counties.
Dates: June 24-July 25, 2019 (Required training and orientation dates 6/10, 6/17, 6/18)
Hours: Monday - Thursday.
Full-day positions are 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
Half-day positions are 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Work in Lancaster County or Lebanon County
Job Description Summary:
Health Care Assistants (HCA) are responsible for meeting the medical needs of students enrolled in IU13 operated special education and alternative education classes/programs.
Willingness to work as part of an educational team and to become familiar with the unique student needs and rights and regulations governing special education placement. Willingness to provide a safe environment for the students we serve and the ability to adapt to unexpected, changing situations.
Dispenses prescribed, physician ordered medications and or procedures according to IU/District policy.
Interpret student health information provided by physicians, medical facilities, social agencies and parents.
Observe students on a regular basis to assess health problems.
Cares for ill or injured students and administers first aid in accordance with established first aid procedures.
Increase student and staff awareness on student health-related problems and issues such as bee stings, allergies, asthma, diabetes, hygiene and nutrition.
Maintain accurate and up-to-date cumulative health records, medication and/or medical procedure record sheets and immunization forms as required by the state.
Follow district policy regarding re-admission of student in connection with infections or contagious diseases.
As a mandated reporter, adheres to procedures when suspecting child abuse or neglect.
Make referrals to parents to seek medical treatment on an individual basis
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High School diploma, active Licensed Practical Nurse, and current CPR, AED and 1ST Aid.
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience & educational level
Internal Number: 3064
About Lancaster-Lebanon IU13
Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 (IU13) is an education service agency dedicated to delivering services to school districts and communities across the state. IU13 is a leader in recognizing the needs of schools and implementing programs to meet those needs, with a core compelling purpose of improving student learning.
IU13 serves the 22 public school districts in Lancaster and Lebanon counties, as well as students in nonpublic schools, preschoolers, and adult learners throughout Pennsylvania.
IU13 also administers the Harrisburg location of the Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network (PaTTAN). PaTTAN, an initiative of the Pennsylvania Department of Education, works in partnership with families and education agencies to support programs and services to improve student learning and achievement.