Nurse - Commonwealth Charter Academy
Position: Nurse
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: School Nurse
Job Location: Commonwealth Charter Academy
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Commonwealth Charter Academy
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Telephone: 717-710-3300
Job Description:
The Certified School Nurse will work to assist CCA staff in assessing and meeting the health needs of CCA learners.

The Certified School Nurse will be responsible for the following tasks:
  • Work with CCA staff to comply with health requirements and student records.
  • Assist with state reports.
  • Keep the school informed of new school health laws.
  • Review student health files.
  • Provide staff training.
  • Provide additional services on an as needed basis.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong project management skills and attention to details
  • Ability to work effectively both with and without supervision
  • Highly detail-oriented and analytical
  • Strong technology skills (especially with Microsoft OS and MS Office programs)
  • Thoroughness
  • Collaboration Skills
  • Customer focused approach with a high degree of flexibility
  • Ability to work remotely, if necessary
Work Environment
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
Physical Demands
This is largely a sedentary role. Requires the ability to lift, squat, sit, bend or stand as necessary.  Ability to travel to other sites/locations as needed.
Position Type
  • Exempt
  • Hourly
  • Travel to sites may be required
Required Education and Experience
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Current Nursing License
  • PA Certification (Educational Specialist I School Nurse PK-12)
Preferred Education and Experience
  • Background in education is beneficial
  • Bi-lingual  
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
  • Valid PA Driver’s License
  • Appropriate Automobile Insurance Coverage
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Commonwealth Charter Academy is an equal opportunity employment, educational and service organization.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.
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