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. 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. 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 Nurse

Oakland, CA

Solaint Health is seeking to hire a RN for a full-time position near Oakland, CA. Previous experience in pediatrics is preferred but not required. Must be a certified Nurse in the state California. Job details: Full time schedule Grades K-12 Benefits available Paid weekly For more information...

Contract Posted 7 days ago

School Nurse

Stockton, CA

Solaint Health is seeking to hire a RN for a full-time position near Stockton, CA. Previous experience in pediatrics is preferred but not required. Must be a certified Nurse in the state California. Job details: Full time schedule Grades K-12 Benefits available Paid weekly For more information...

Contract Posted 7 days ago

Registered Nurse

Chehalis, WA

Soliant has partnered with a local school district near the Chehalis, WA area in search of a registered nurse. This full time position entails working with K-12th grade students. The district boasts a supportive administration and a welcoming faculty and staff. Out of state candidates are...

Other Posted 7 days ago

Summertime School Nurse (RN)

Bridgeport, CT

Bridgeport, CONNECTICUT - A Full-time School Nurse (RN) is needed in a school district near Bridgeport, Connecticut. The nurse will be working during the summer and working during morning hours. This position is part-time and will serve for five weeks during the summer. The School Nurse must be...

Contract Posted 7 days ago

Full Time RN (School Nurse) Open Position

Farmington , NM

A school district located near Farmington, New Mexico is currently review resumes and references of qualified Registered Nurses. We have partnered with this district to identify a qualified candidate for immediate consideration. To be considered qualified for this position, applicant must have...

Contract Posted 7 days ago

School RN Position near Olympia, WA- Licensure Required

Tacoma, WA

Here's a HOT new RN position interviewing THIS WEEK! See below for more information: The clinician will look after two students one in diabetic student, the other is seizure risk. They will need to ride the bus to/from student's home (or Bus Barn wherever they are most comfortable) to/from...

Contract Posted 7 days ago

Summer Time School Nurse Position-Monday-Thursday

Milford , CT

We are still seeking to fill vacant positions within school districts nationwide. Soliant Health is currently working with an established Connecticut Client that is in need of an Registered Nurse for the summer school. The district is located near Milford, Connecticut and we offering mileage...

Contract Posted 7 days ago

School Nurse

Joliet, IL

RN – Joliet, IL Soliant is working with a school district out of Joliet, Illinois, looking to bring on a RN next year for a kindergarten student. We are looking for a professional ready to start next school year. You would be working with a kindergarten aged student. RN needs to be...

Other Posted 10 days ago

Part-Time LVN Needed

Austin, TX

Soliant is working with a school in Austin, TX looking for an LVN for the upcoming year. The position is part-time for the upcoming school year. Qualified candidates that are interested in working with this great district are encouraged to apply below. Description: - 25-30 hours a week (3 days)...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse

North Chicago, IL

School Nurse in North Chicago, IL Soliant is working with a school district in North Chicago, looking for a qualified Nursing professional to finish out the school year working with students in their district. This is an ideal opportunity for a registered nurse looking to settle into a full-time...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse

Spanaway , WA

Soliant is currently accepting resumes for a School Nurse position for a school district near Tacoma, WA. We are looking for someone full-time for the upcoming school year. We are currently arranging interviews for this exciting opportunity, so apply below to be considered for the position!...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

Summer School Nurse

Ansonia, CT

Soliant is seeking a Nurse available for a summer school contract position near New Haven, CT. The district is commutable from Milford, Bridgeport, and Waterbury respectfully. If you are in the market for a summer position apply and contact me to schedule your interview. Description: Summer...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

Registered Nurse (RN) Position Near Olympia, Wa

Olympia , WA

A school district near Olympia, Wa is looking to add a Registered Nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity 1 on 1 with student Must be a Registered Nurse Vent experience is preferred Send Resumes to chandler.blankenship@soliant.com for immediate consideration.

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse Job Opportunity Near East Olympia, Wa

East Olympia , WA

A school district near Olympia, Wa is looking to add a Registered Nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity 1 on 1 with student Must be a Registered Nurse Required to have training in nasal midazolam administration Send Resumes to chandler.blankenship@soliant.com for immediate...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse Job Opportunity Near Buffalo, NY

Buffalo, NY

A school district near Buffalo, NY is looking to add a Registered Nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity 1 on 1 with student Must be a Registered Nurse Licensed in New York Vent experience is preferred Send Resumes to chandler.blankenship@soliant.com for immediate...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse Job Opportunity Near Erie, Pa

Erie, PA

A school district near Erie, Pa is looking to add a Registered Nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity 1 on 1 with student Must be a Registered Nurse Licensed in New York Vent experience is preferred Send Resumes to chandler.blankenship@soliant.com for immediate...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse Position Near Hamburg, NY

Hamburg , NY

A school district near Hamburg, NY is looking to add a Registered Nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity 1 on 1 with student Must be a Registered Nurse Licensed in New York Vent experience is preferred Send Resumes to chandler.blankenship@soliant.com for immediate...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse (RN) Job Opportunity Near Jamestown, NY

Jamestown, NY

A school district near Jamestown, NY is looking to bring a registered nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity K-12 caseload Normal Nursing Responsibilities (Admin Meds, Monitoring Oxygen, Coordinating with Nurse Practitioner and LPNs, etc) Must be licensed in New York as a...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse (RN) Job Opportunity Near Warren, Pa

Warren , PA

A school district near Warren, Pa is looking to bring a registered nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity K-12 caseload Normal Nursing Responsibilities (Admin Meds, Monitoring Oxygen, Coordinating with Nurse Practitioner and LPNs, etc) Must be licensed in New York as a...

Contract Posted 10 days ago

School Nurse (RN) Job Opportunity Near Dunkirk, NY

Dunkirk, NY

A school district near Dunkirk, NY is looking to bring a registered nurse to their team. Overview. Full Time Employment Opportunity K-12 caseload Normal Nursing Responsibilities (Admin Meds, Monitoring Oxygen, Coordinating with Nurse Practitioner and LPNs, etc) Must be licensed in New York as a...

Contract Posted 10 days ago