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School Nurse Jobs

Demand for school nurses is high—in individual schools as well as school districts.And there’s no better source for school nurse jobs than Soliant. School nursing is less stressful than a hospital setting, with more predictable hours. Yet it’s just as meaningful, with plenty of opportunities every day to impact lives for the better.

Think you have what it takes to work with special needs students? Demand is particularly strong for nurses in special needs environments. It’s a specialized and rewarding practice that promotes academic achievement and overall student well-being in educational settings.

School Nurse Duties

The role of a school nurse is important for the maintenance and success of school healthcare systems nationwide. A school nurse is a representative of the comprehensive healthcare services provided to children and youth across all types of schools, and the responsibilities must be upheld for seamless performance. A school nurse is expected to provide preventive services to children, assist with the early identification of physical or mental health problems, make referrals to health facilities for more serious conditions and take part in interventions if necessary. They can also advocate against bullying and administer basic medicines to help children heal. With the help of various resources, school nurses are an important part of a school-aged child’s life, advocating for good health in order to foster better education success. The school nurse can also develop a working relationship between the school and the child’s home in order to best ensure that any health issues are being taken care of.

School Nurse Education Requirements

Most schools will require a school nurse to have a four-year bachelor’s degree in nursing and be a registered nurse to meet school healthcare standards. While some schools will employ licensed practical nurses, the chances are much greater if the nurse has an RN certificate. Beyond the certifications, a school nurse must also have experience in a clinic or in a variety of healthcare settings, as well as at least two years of training in an acute care setting. Additionally, there are some other education and training programs that can further enhance a school nurse’s qualifications. A school nurse should be skilled in pediatric health, public health and mental health practicing. They must be able to work well with children and be a strong voice for parents.

School Nurse Job Market

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that the job market for school nurses is projected to grow at least 19% by 2022, which is faster than most occupations. There are some schools that must consolidate their school nurse positions due to federal budgeting concerns – however, for a nurse with that experience, there is more than enough opportunity elsewhere.

Start your school nurse job search now.

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Elementary School Nurse Position

Columbus , OH

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Columbus, Ohio. This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

School LPN Position- Cartersville, Georgia

Cartersville, GA

Soliant is currently looking for candidates who are passionate about nursing and helping others. The school (LPN) position is in a school district near the Cartersville, Georgia area. Job Details: 2020-2021 School Year Staff will report onsite while students are currently remote State LPN license...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

School LPN Position- Byfield, Massachusetts

Byfield, MA

Soliant is currently looking for candidates who are passionate about nursing and helping others. The school (LPN) position is in a school district near the Byfield, Massachusetts area. Job Details: 2020-2021 School Year Staff will report onsite while students are currently remote State LPN license...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Licensed School Practical Nurse (LPN)

Byfield, MA

Soliant is currently looking for candidates who are passionate about nursing and helping others. The school (LPN) position is in a school district near the Byfield, Massachusetts area. Job Details: 2020-2021 School Year Staff will report onsite while students are currently remote State LPN license...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

School Nurse Position

Columbus , OH

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Columbus, Ohio. This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Immediate Need- School Nurse (RN) Position

Bridgeport, CT

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Bridgeport, Connecticut ! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Licensed School Practical Nurse (LPN)- Byfield, Massachusetts

Byfield, MA

Soliant is currently looking for candidates who are passionate about nursing and helping others. The school (LPN) position is in a school district near the Byfield, Massachusetts area. Job Details: 2020-2021 School Year Staff will report onsite while students are currently remote State LPN license...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

School Nurse (RN) Position- Elgin, Illinois

Elgin, IL

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Elgin, Illinois ! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Full-Time School Nurse Position- Oak Park, Illinois

Oak Park , IL

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Oak Park, Illinois. This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

A School RN is needed in the Kinston, NC area

Kinston, NC

Soliant Schools is looking to hire a School RN for a great school district in the Kinston, NC area! The Student Services team is already reviewing resumes and scheduling interviews to fill the positions. Please review the requirements below and send in your application today! Hours: Full-Time...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

School Nurse (RN/LPN) Job, San Diego, CA

San Diego, CA

Soliant is currently working with a school district that is in need of a School Nurse (RN) in the San Diego, CA area.This will be a contracted assignment for 2020/2021 school year. Job details: Full-Time Work on the contract tracing of COVID-19 Administer illness, first aid & emergency care to...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Full-Time School Nurse needed- Elgin, Illinois

Elgin, IL

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Elgin, Illinois ! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

NEW School Nurse Job OPEN near Zachary, LA

Zachary , LA

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Zachary, LA! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment! Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the reason...

Other Posted 1 day ago

Full Time Registered Nurse (RN)

Portales, NM

Soliant is currently partnered with a school district located in Portales, New Mexico that is seeking a full time RN. The school nurse typically work with students in the whole school or one-on-one to provide medical services and assist them with health concerns. We are currently scheduling...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Immediate need- School Nurse (RN)

New Haven, CT

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near New Haven, Connecticut! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Full Time Registered Nurse (RN) -- River Bend, North Carolina

River Bend, NC

Soliant is currently partnered with a school district located in River Bend, North Carolina that is seeking a full time RN. The school nurse typically work with students in the whole school or one-on-one to provide medical services and assist them with health concerns. We are currently scheduling...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

School Nurse Position- Oak Park, Illinois

Oak Park , IL

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Oak Park, Illinois. This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be the...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Licensed School Nurse (RN)- New Haven, Connecticut

New Haven, CT

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near New Haven, Connecticut! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Full-Time School Nurse (RN)- New Haven, Connecticut

New Haven, CT

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near New Haven, Connecticut! This is an excellent school district with a very welcoming team environment. Weekly paychecks and superior healthcare are offered for this opportunity. Soliant does assist with housing and relocation, so don't let that be...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

Licensed School Practical Nurse (LPN)

Cartersville, GA

Soliant is currently looking for candidates who are passionate about nursing and helping others. The school (LPN) position is in a school district near the Cartersville, Georgia area. Job Details: 2020-2021 School Year Staff will report onsite while students are currently remote State LPN license...

Contract Posted 1 day ago

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