Bishop Dunne Catholic School is seeking a dedicated nurse to work during the 2020-2021 school year. The position will begin as soon as possible.
Hours of Operation: Tuesday - Friday; 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on school days. Some additional Professional Development Days required.
The candidate will be a dedicated professional who understands the demands of nursing in a school setting. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years of school nurse experience.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS or BSN) from an accredited university
Pediatric experience preferred (Care of Bishop Dunne students and staff)
Current license to practice nursing in the State of Texas (Registered Nurse)
CPR/BLS Instructor Certification
Hearing/Vision Certification through the State of Texas
Scoliosis Certification through the State of Texas
Acanthosis Nigricans screening certification from the University of Texas Border Health Office.
Maintain school health program according to the nursing standards of practice and the Diocese of Dallas policies and procedures, and FERPA (Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act).
Collaborate with other school professionals, parents, caregivers, and members of the community as needed.
Serve as liaison to Diocesan Nurse and participate in all nursing meetings and training sessions.
Assist staff and students to optimal wellness by referral to agencies as indicated (doctors, clinics, hospitals, CHIP, Medicaid, sight for students, charity care, etc.) and by offering health education programs.
Provide annual bloodborne pathogen training and required documentation.
Coordinate infection control measures for the school.
Assist with Crisis Management Plan and Procedures according to Diocese of Dallas and school plan.
Certify/recertify faculty, staff, and coaches in Adult/Child/CPR/AED every two years.
Maintain all student health records (computerized and paper) according the Diocese of Dallas policy.
Maintain up to date immunization records as required by the State of Texas.
Maintain log of all student visits to the clinic.
Dispense/store student medications according to state laws, Diocese of Dallas, and school policy.
Attend to ill students and determine course of action including communication with parents/guardian as needed.
Order and maintain adequate supplies for the clinic.
Maintain First Aid Kits in the school buildings and on school buses.
Monthly monitoring of AEDs to assess each is in working order.
Maintain yearly record of completed physicals for coaching staff.
Perform/Document on/before deadline annually.
Complete Contact Tracing course
Serve on COVID Response Team
All candidates must be able to pass background checks and comply with the Diocese of Dallas Safe Environment Program.
Qualified candidates please send cover letter, resume, college transcripts and license to Anna Lee Friesen, Human Resources, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bishop Dunne Catholic School provides a model college preparatory Catholic education with technology integration in a diverse school environment. In recent surveys and parent discussions, parents have told us they choose Bishop Dunne for its Catholic identity, rigorous education, college preparation, diverse and inclusive community, and family-like atmosphere.
We want teachers who are passionate about the subjects they teach and understand their primary role in assuring our students master these subjects. We seek ways for our students to engage in subjects, looking at ways to understand it, apply it, and synthesize how it connects to other knowledge.
We want educators who see themselves as learners as well as providers of knowledge, which means we want teachers to want to be part of a learning community and collaborate with their peers in each of their responsibilities.
Bishop Dunne Catholic School welcomes inquiries from all qualified applicants for employment and does not discriminate against any persons.