RN School Nurse Job in Monmouth County, New Jersey
We are currently seeking a dedicated and compassionate School Registered Nurse to join our team in Monmouth County, NJ. As a School Registered Nurse, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the health and well-being of our students, while providing quality nursing care within our educational community.
When you choose to apply to Horizon Healthcare Staffing, our team of recruiters will guide you through the process and discuss all available Registered Nurse assignments. We will work closely with you to ensure you are comfortable and positioned for success based on your unique skills and experience.
School Locations within Monmouth County, NJ:
- Red Bank
- Asbury Park
- Colts Neck
- Long Branch
- Ocean Township
These towns represent a diverse range of communities within Monmouth County, each with its own unique characteristics, amenities, and attractions.
Monmouth County School Nurse (RN) Job Details:
At Horizon Healthcare Staffing, we provide a range of school nursing positions in Monmouth County, NJ, offering diverse opportunities to Registered Nurses (RNs) who are passionate about caring for students’ health and well-being. Whether you’re seeking a specialized role or prefer a more general school nursing position, we have options to match your skills, interests, and availability. Let’s explore the different types of school nursing positions we offer:
1:1 School Nurse: In a 1:1 school nursing position, you’ll be assigned to a specific student with complex medical needs who requires individualized care throughout the school day. Your role will involve closely monitoring the student’s health, administering medications or treatments, managing medical equipment, and collaborating with the student’s healthcare team, parents, and school staff to ensure the student’s safety and well-being. This position demands strong clinical skills, attention to detail, and effective communication.
Transportation Nurse: Transportation school nursing involves accompanying students with medical needs during their transportation to and from school. You’ll ensure their safety, administer necessary medications, monitor their health during the journey, and address any medical emergencies that may arise. This role requires excellent assessment skills, the ability to work in a mobile environment, and effective coordination with transportation personnel.
Substitute Nursing: As a substitute school nurse, you’ll step in to cover for the regular school nurse during their absence. This role requires flexibility and adaptability as you may work in different schools and address various student healthcare needs. Your responsibilities may include conducting health assessments, providing first aid, managing chronic conditions, and administering medications as required.
General School Nurse: A general school nursing position involves providing healthcare services to students within a school setting. You’ll be responsible for promoting health and wellness, conducting health screenings, managing student medical records, administering medications, and addressing minor injuries and illnesses. This role requires strong assessment skills, the ability to handle medical emergencies, and effective communication with students, parents, and school staff.
Health Office School Nurse: A health office nurse in a school setting is responsible for providing basic healthcare services to students. They work in the school’s health office and handle various health-related tasks. These may include administering medications, assessing and treating minor injuries or illnesses, managing student health records, and collaborating with parents, teachers, and administrators to ensure the well-being of students. Health office nurses play a crucial role in maintaining a safe and healthy environment for students to learn and thrive.
Full-Time Nurse: As a full-time school nurse, you’ll work regular hours within a school or school district. You’ll have the opportunity to develop relationships with students, provide ongoing care and support, collaborate with teachers and administrators, and play a vital role in maintaining a healthy and safe school environment. This position offers stability and the chance to make a lasting impact on students’ well-being.
Per Diem Nurse: Per diem school nursing positions provide flexibility in scheduling, allowing you to choose the days and shifts that fit your availability. This option suits nurses who prefer a more flexible work arrangement and want to supplement their existing nursing career. You’ll have the opportunity to work in different schools or districts, gain diverse experiences, and support students’ health on an as-needed basis.
- Current Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of New Jersey.
- Experience in pediatric or school nursing is preferred.
- Excellent clinical assessment and critical thinking skills.
- Strong interpersonal and communication abilities.
- Ability to work effectively as part of a collaborative team.
- Proficient in maintaining accurate health records and documentation.
Join our team and make a positive impact on the lives of our students as a School Registered Nurse in Monmouth County, NJ. Apply today to be a part of a caring and supportive educational community that values the health and well-being of every student.