School Nurse Opening in the Salem, OR area

Salem, OR 15 days ago

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Category Schools - RN Nurse
Job Type Contract

Job Summary:
Soliant is seeking a School Nurse to work with a school district in the Salem, Oregon area for the 2023/2024 school year. As a School Nurse, you will play a vital role in promoting the health and well-being of students, providing medical care, health education, and support to the school community. If you are a registered nurse with a passion for working with children and a commitment to promoting a healthy learning environment, we invite you to apply for this position.


  • Provide comprehensive nursing care to students with acute illnesses, chronic conditions, or injuries, ensuring their physical and emotional well-being.
  • Assess and triage students' health concerns, providing appropriate care and referrals as necessary.
  • Administer medications, treatments, and first aid according to medical orders and protocols.
  • Collaborate with parents, guardians, teachers, and administrators to develop individualized healthcare plans for students with special medical needs.
  • Monitor and manage students' chronic health conditions, such as asthma, diabetes, and allergies, in collaboration with healthcare providers.
  • Maintain accurate and confidential student health records, including immunization records, medical history, and medication administration logs.
  • Educate students, families, and staff on health-related topics, including disease prevention, healthy lifestyle choices, and first aid.
  • Participate in health screenings, immunization programs, and health promotion initiatives within the school.
  • Respond to medical emergencies and provide immediate care as needed, following established protocols.
  • Collaborate with community healthcare providers, agencies, and resources to support student health needs.
  • Stay updated on current healthcare practices, regulations, and best practices in school nursing.


  • Current registered nurse (RN) licensure in the state of Oregon.
  • Previous experience working as a nurse in a school or pediatric setting is preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of pediatric health care, including common medical conditions, medications, and treatments.
  • Excellent assessment and critical thinking skills to identify and respond to health-related concerns promptly.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with students, parents, healthcare providers, and school staff.
  • Ability to work independently and make sound judgments in managing the student's healthcare needs.
  • Proficient in maintaining accurate and organized medical documentation.
  • CPR and First Aid certification.
  • Familiarity with relevant laws, regulations, and ethical standards related to school nursing and student health.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.

Application Process: If you meet the qualifications and are passionate about providing healthcare support to students in an educational setting, we encourage you to apply for this position.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive educational environment. Candidates from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • Competitive Salary
  • Weekly Paycheck
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Extensive Medical Coverage
  • Licensing Assistance
  • Custom Housing
  • Travel Assistance
  • Professional Development Reimbursement