School Nursing Assistant / Paraprofessional
Suffolk County Schools – Summer Program
Horizon Healthcare Staffing is searching for qualified School Nursing Assistants to work in Western Suffolk County (Long Island) School Districts for the Summer Program. The Nursing Assistant will work under the supervision of the school nurse (RN) and school administrators.
**Dix Hills & Melville & Deer Park - IMMEDIATE NEED!**
- Suffolk County School Districts
- Monday – Friday, 820am-220pm
- Working with students on a one to one basis
- Start Immediately!
- Some assignments can continue into 2021-2022 school year
- Assist the RN / LPN and Teacher
- Provide first aide and emergency care to students, following regulations and procedures set forth by the school district and health system.
- Observe students to determine their health.
- Maintain accurate, confidential, and appropriate records
- Aide in the administering of medication to students
- Communicate necessary medical information in a timely manner to the appropriate school personnel and family members.
- Assist in maintaining a safe school environment.
- Maintain a clean health site.
- Safety and support
- Assist with feeding
- Self-care needs
- Supervise transport of student from classroom to classroom
- Daily living needs
- CNA or Paraprofessional certificate
- High school diploma / GED