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Job Opening Information LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE

Job Number
22 SPE 22

Position Title
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
Required Application Type
School Related Personnel
Job Description

LOCATION:  Broadway Elementary, Elmira

DESCRIPTION:   Full-time position (1.0 FTE); 7.0 hours per day, 10-month, school calendar
 

This is an LPN position which involves caring for the medical needs of   students placed in a BOCES special education classroom. Assistance with all medical and personal care aspects of the students’ day is expected.

  • Students need assistance with areas of daily living skills which may include but are not limited to; toileting, personal care, feeding, maintaining safety during transitions, redirection, task initiation, communication, interacting with others and supervision for sensory activities and routines.
  • Students require daily tube feedings
  • Students need constant monitoring during and after feedings
  • Monitor of respiratory needs
  • The employee must possess a valid NYS Licensed Practical Nurse license and be physically able and willing to meet the needs of the students.
  • Dispensing medications, under direction of R.N.
  • Completing Medicaid paperwork, under the direction of R.N.
  • Assist with student arrival and departure
  • Help students carry out prescribed physical exercises
  • Helps student with daily living skills/hygiene
  • Follows medical protocol
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Civil Service Title
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
Job Qualifications
  • Must possess a valid NYS Licensed Practical Nurse license; experience in working with disabled students is preferred.  

  • The employee must be physically able and willing to meet the needs of the student.  TCI training is required for this position.

    Civil Service Non-Competitive Classification

Salary:  Per Support Staff Association contract.  Plus comprehensive benefits package.

Application Procedure

Please complete your file by submitting the following information:

*  Employment application

*  Letter of interest

*  Detailed résumé

*  Evidence of NYS certification, license or Registration Certificate (if applicable)

*  College undergraduate and graduate transcripts conferring degree

*  If no college education, furnish a copy of high school diploma or GED

*  One to three current, dated and signed letters of professional reference (must be less than 1 yr. old)

Job Category
NON-INSTRUCTIONAL
Job Location
GST BOCES REGION

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