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.

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School RN Job near Silverdale, WA

Silverdale, WA

We are now hiring School Nurses to join our team. Requirements: Have a BSN at minimum Ability to obtain a ESA Details: 2020/2021 School Year 7.5 hours per day on student contact days. Late starts and early releases are worked as full days. School Nurses get six prep days to review Health Plans and...

Contract Posted 3 days ago

School Nurse Job near Belfair, WA

Belfair, WA

We are now hiring a school nurse to work with a local district. Full-time Hours are 6:20 am - 2:30 pm Now until the end of the school year Caseload: 1:1 with oxygen related needs - ride the bus with student Must have experience with vent and trach Must be licensed RN When you take a job with...

Contract Posted 3 days ago

School Nurse (LPN/RN) Job near Beach Park, IL

Beach Park, IL

We are now scheduling interviews for a school nurse to work with a local school district. This is a traditional school nurse position not 1:1. You will help with district wide planning, administering medications for diabetics and asthmatics etc.. School Nurse Full-time Requires state certification...

Contract Posted 3 days ago

School Nurse Job - Waukegan, IL

Waukegan, IL

We are now scheduling interviews for a school nurse to work with a local school district. This is a traditional school nurse position not 1:1. You will help with district wide planning, administering medications for diabetics and asthmatics etc.. School Nurse Full-time Requires state certification...

Contract Posted 3 days ago

Multiple School Nurses needed near Lakewood, Washington 2020-21 school year

Lakewood, WA

Soliant is currently interviewing Registered School Nurses (RNs) for the upcoming school year (2020-21). Multiple openings are available! For more details concerning the positions and caseloads, contact Zach Hummert the hiring manager at 770.225.3018 . Details: Full time Just southeast of Lakewood...

Contract Posted 3 days ago

School Nurse - Tacoma Washington 2020-21 school year

Tacoma, WA

Soliant is currently interviewing Registered School Nurses (RNs) for the upcoming school year (2020-21). Multiple openings are available! For more details concerning the positions and caseloads, contact Zach Hummert the hiring manager at 770.225.3018 . Details: Full time South of Tacoma WA...

Contract Posted 3 days ago

Nurse Needed in Chandler, AZ

Chandler, AZ

Soliant is currently looking for a Nurse in the Chandler, AZ area. This is for a full time, full school year position. Must have credentials in AZ Will work 1 on 1 with an elementary school student Weekly pay Benefits available If you are interested in the position or have any questions, please...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

1 on 1 RN Needed / Columbus, OH

Columbus, OH

Soliant is hiring an RN for a full-time position during this upcoming school year near Columbus, OH. This LPN will be working 1 on 1 in assisting a high school student. Interviewing Now! Must have knowledge about Trach Care, Catheter Care, and Seizures Must have RN License and experience working in...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

Full-time School RN / Ann Arbor, MI

Ann Arbor, MI

Soliant is currently hiring an RN for a full-time position during this upcoming school year near Ann Arbor, MI. This RN will be working with students with disabilities, minimum 1 years’ experience. Interviewing Now! Must have knowledge about G-Tube Feedings, Trach Experience, and Wheelchairs...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

1:1 RN Opening in Columbus, OH

Columbus, OH

Soliant is currently hiring a 1:1 RN for a full-time position during this upcoming school year south of Columbus, OH. This RN will be working 1:1 with a 10 th grade student, 7:30am-2:10pm. Interviewing Now! Must have knowledge about Seizures and Respiratory Arrest Must have RN License in OH and...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

Part-time School Nurse / Watsonville, CA

Watsonville, CA

Soliant is currently looking for a School Nurse in the Watsonville, CA area. This is for a part-time, full school year position. Interviews are going on now! Caseload: K - 12 Must possess CA School RN or LPN Certification Health Plans and Nursing Services 3 Days Per Week If you are interested in...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

Full-time School RN Needed / Keene, NH

Keene, NH

Soliant is currently hiring an RN for a full-time position during this upcoming school year near Keene, NH. This RN will be working 1:1 with an elementary aged student. Interviewing Now! Must have knowledge about Seizures, Diabetes, and Trach Care Must have RN License in NH and experience working...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

Rn Needed in Easton, MD

Easton, MD

Soliant is currently looking for an RN in the Easton, MD area. This is for a full-time, full school year position. Interviews are going on now! Caseload: K - 12 Must possess MD School RN Certification Public Schools If you are interested in the position or have any questions, please contact Soliant...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

School RN Needed / Port Orchard, WA

Port Orchard, WA

Soliant is currently hiring an RN for a full-time position during this upcoming school year near Port Orchard, WA. This RN will be working a Pediatric Critical Care caseload. Interviewing Now! Must have knowledge about Trachs, Vents, Suctioning, Oxygen, Feeding tubes, and Non-verbal Students Must...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

School Nurse / Rochester, MN

Rochester, MN

Soliant is currently looking for a School Nurse in the Rochester, MN area. This is for a part-time, 93 day position. Interviews are going on now! Caseload: K - 12 Must possess MN School Nurse Certification Health Plans and Nursing Services If you are interested in the position or have any...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

School RN Needed / Houston, TX

Houston, TX

Soliant is currently hiring a School RN for a position during this upcoming school year near Houston, TX. This RN will be working 1 on 1. Interviewing Now! Must have knowledge about tube feeding and vents Must have RN License in TX and experience working in schools is a huge plus Hours: 7:15-3:30...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

School Nurse / CSN Needed / Cicero, IL

Cicero, IL

Soliant is currently hiring a School CSN for this upcoming school year near Cicero, IL. Interviewing Now! January 6, 2020-May 22. 2020 40 hours per week, Mon-Fri Must have Illinois School Nurse endorsement 1 High school campus Provide skilled nursing care for students with feeding tubes, catheters,...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

School RN Needed / Greer, SC

Greer, SC

Soliant is currently hiring a School RN for this upcoming school year near Greer, SC. This RN will be working 1 on 1. Interviewing Now! Will be riding the bus to and from school with the student Must have RN License in SC and experience working in schools is a huge plus Tuesday and Thursday- 8...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

Middle School RN Needed / Palatine, IL

Palatine, IL

Soliant is currently hiring a School RN for this upcoming school year near Palatine, IL. This RN will be working in a middle school classroom with 5 medically involved students. Interviewing Now! Caseload: Middle School Must have RN License in IL and experience working in schools is a huge plus...

Contract Posted 4 days ago

School RN / 1 on 1 / Houston, TX

Houston, TX

Soliant is currently hiring a School RN for this upcoming school year near Houston, TX. This RN will be working 1 on 1 with a medically fragile student. Interviewing Now! Caseload: a 9 year old Must have RN License in TX and experience working in schools is a huge plus 7:15-3:30pm Tuesday and...

Contract Posted 4 days ago