RN School Nurse Jobs in New Jersey
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Are you looking to become a school nurse in New Jersey? Horizon Healthcare Staffing has many school nurse job opportunities for qualified Registered Nurses. In order to work in a school district, you must have a current NJ RN license. One of the main requirements to become a school nurse for our agency is that you need to have at least 2 years experience working as a Registered Nurse. You may have experience working in a hospital, working as a home care nurse, or one of the many other nursing specialties. Don’t worry about not knowing how to be a school nurse; our nursing professionals offer an orientation class and training in order to perform your job to your fullest potential.
School nurses provide nursing services to students with documented need, case finding by review of new entrant exams, nurse and teacher observations and scheduling students for physician evaluations; referrals are sent to parents/guardians if further assessment is needed. Nurses provide ongoing case management for students with identified acute and chronic health problems to confirm students are receiving prescribed services. Some of the responsibilities of a school nurse would be to provide health education to students with asthma, implement healthy options and physical activity programs to assist children and families in developing health lifestyles.
Horizon Healthcare Staffing can offer many different types of school nurses in many different locations throughout New Jersey. Locations include; Monmouth County, Mercer, Bergen County, Middlesex, Ocean County, Somerset, Passaic, Essex, and Hudson County. We have a many contracts with school districts in New Jersey to provide their schools with nurses throughout the year.
We can offer the following types of positions:
- 1:1 cases
- Substitute nursing
- General school nurse
- Full time nurse
- Per diem nurse
- Transportation nurse
Please take a look at the school nurse jobs throughout New Jersey listed below. These are the types of jobs that we normally recruit for in the various locations. If you are interested in any of the positions below, please fill out our online application form and one of our recruiters will contact you shortly after. Uploading a resume will help determine the type of position you are qualified for faster. I know it’s tempting to apply for one of these jobs as a new grad RN, but we have a strict policy to not hire school nurses who just graduated.
Click on any of the links below for more information about that specific RN job opening.