Knowledge of many areas of health including mental health
Knowledge of school laws and policies
Ability to work independently or with others
Ability to communicate well with others
Ability to assess situations and act quickly
Knowledge of state health regulations
Ability to multitask
To provide a superior level of health care aligned with state requirements.
Promote equity in the management of health services and collaboration with staff, students and families.
Perform hearing, vision and other health screenings
Create and write health plans and 504 plans as needed across district
Collaborate effectively with staff, students and families
Treat students and staff as needed
Consult with stakeholders regarding students care
Monitor student immunization records
Input information into state portal per ODE requirements
Educate and train students and staff on the administration of medication, health procedures and any other health related district needs
Assist students with feeding disabilities
Support district clinic staff with screenings and daily decision making
Work with Pupil Personnel to determine how best to support students and staff
Demonstrate leadership with building and district role
Demonstrate a high level of confidentiality with student and staff needs
Demonstrates a strong work ethic with collaborative and coordinative skills.
Effectively uses active listening, observation, reading, verbal, nonverbal, and writing skills.
Establishes working relationships with co-workers and functions as part of a cohesive team.
Upholds board policies and follows guidelines/procedures.
Uses problem-solving techniques to tactfully address concerns.
Knows and communicates legal requirements and compliance as part of the position.
Demonstrates strong leadership skills and ability to work effectively to support changes in policy, health regulations.
Upholds applicable local, state, and federal laws.
Mentors new and/or struggling clinic staff as appropriate
Performs duties and responsibilities independently.
Averts problem situations and intervenes to resolve quickly and effectively
Demonstrates flexibility in high stress situations
Must be able to work in Covid-19 environment and coordinate PPE and procedures according to changing ODH/local regulations in accordance with district policy
Lift up to 50 pounds at a time
Prolonged periods of standing, reaching, bending
Prolonged periods of sitting at desk/computer work
Internal Number: NURSE
About School District
The West Geauga School District is located in a rural residential suburb of Cleveland and is comprised of Chester, Russell, and Newbury Townships, as well as small segments of Munson and Chagrin. The West Geauga School District is known throughout the state for the quality of its educational programs. Because of this, strong support is encouraged and given to the schools by our community.