Job Description

Health Care Assistant/LPN-Nurse


Must have High School Diploma or equivalent and a Valid Florida License as a Licensed Practical Nurse or Registered Nurse.

Must have a valid Driver's License and provide own transportation.

Must have a valid certification for Healthcare Provider CPR and First Aid.

Position Goal: Provide prescribed medical treatment, medication and personal care to the student population who require special medical procedures during school hours.  Accompany students on the bus, when required, to ensure safe transportation.

Examples of Responsibilities:

Perform trach suctioning.

Perform G-tube feedings.

Perform catheterizations.

Perform colostomy care.

Administer nebulizer treatment with medications.

Change students' diapers.

Accompany students on the bus to ensure safe transportation.

Prepare monthly school health reports.

Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Work requires extreme physical exertion and/or physical strain to the point of physical fatigue. Work environment involves exposure to job hazards where there is a high risk of personal injury.