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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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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 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days ago

Elementary School Nurse

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 28 days ago

Elementary School Nurse- Poway, California

Poway, CA

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Poway, California ! 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 28 days ago

Full Time Registered Nurse (RN) -- Fair Field, North Carolina

Fairfield Harbor , 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 28 days ago

School Nurse (RN/LPN)- Near Folsom, California- Part Time

Folsom, CA

Job Title: School Nurse - RN/LPN Location: Near Folsom, California We are working with a school district located in the Folsom area looking to fill a School Nurse (RN/LPN) position. This position is a part time position that would start immediately so please apply below to be considered part of the...

Contract Posted 28 days ago

A School Nurse is needed in the Pinehurst, MA area

Pinehurst, MA

Soliant Schools is looking to hire a School RN for a great school district in the Pinehurst, MA 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 28 days ago

HOT JOB - School Nurse (LPN) 20/21 School Year - Baton Rouge, LA.

Baton Rouge, LA

Soliant is currently working with a school district that needs a full-time School Nurse (LPN) for an assignment near Baton Rouge, LA. Job details: Full-time Caseload: TBD On-site assignment Monitoring diabetic take Managing caloric intake Provide insulin and basic first aid and health needs...

Contract Posted 28 days ago

Elementary School Nurse- Poway, California

Poway, CA

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Poway, California ! 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 28 days ago

Full-time School Nurse- Poway, California

Poway, CA

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Poway, California ! 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 28 days ago

Full Time Registered Nurse (RN) -- Portales, New Mexico

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 28 days ago

Full Time Registered Nurse (RN) -- Melrose, New Mexico

Melrose, NM

Soliant is currently partnered with a school district located in Melrose, 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 28 days ago

School RN - Baton Rouge, LA

Baton Rouge, LA

Soliant is currently accepting resumes for a qualified Registered Nurse to fill a vacant position for the school year. Details: -Contract Position -Monday through Friday Schedule -K-12 Grade Levels Requirements: -Previous school or pediatric experience a plus! -Active RN license for the state of LA...

Contract Posted 28 days ago

School Nurse (LPN)

Adairsville, GA

Soliant is seeking qualified candidates to fill a school nurse (LPN) position north of Atlanta near Adairsville, Georgia. This position will require Georgia certification for LPNs. Job Details: Full time December – May 2021 Student has feeding tube, trach, seizures Self-contained, middle...

Contract Posted 28 days ago

NEW School Nurse Job OPEN near Newport, NC

Newport , NC

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Newport, NC! 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 28 days ago

School Nurse (LPN) Job - Cartersville, GA

Adairsville, GA

Soliant is seeking qualified candidates to fill a school nurse (LPN) position north of Atlanta near Adairsville, Georgia. This position will require Georgia certification for LPNs. Job Details: Full time December – May 2021 G-Tube and trach care experience required Self-contained, middle...

Contract Posted 28 days ago

NEW School Nurse Job OPEN near Jacksonville, NC

Jacksonville , NC

Soliant is actively seeking a school nurse near Jacksonville, NC! 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...

Other Posted 28 days ago

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