Kelly Services Substitute School Nurse (LPN or RN) in Jacksonville, Arkansas

Job Description

Substitute School Nurse

Substitute Nurses work under the direction of the Certified School Nurse (School Nurse) to assist the School Nurse in providing care and maintaining records for all students in the school, while adhering to strict confidentiality statutes.

Job Duties:

  • Makes appropriate health appraisals of students referred and provides health counseling to students and their parents when necessary.

  • Provides vision, auditory and scoliosis screening of students in compliance with health screening mandates and conducts follow-up of all deficiencies by assisting parents in making plans for further examinations and correction.

  • Keeps accurate records of activities at assigned schools and assist in establishing and maintaining necessary student health records.

  • Records the results of health screenings and other significant health information in cumulative records.

  • Completes a health/development evaluation on those students referred to special education when specified in an assessment plan.

  • Serves as a member of the Individualized Education Plan team to report results of health/development evaluations and provide health related information.

  • Assists in the control and prevention of communicable disease by providing information to staff, students and parents about protective measures against communicable disease.

  • Establishes contact with appropriate members of the medical community as part of follow-up procedures of chronic and communicable disease cases.

  • Works with and acts as liaison to school health committees, county health officials and other agencies concerned with the health and welfare of students.

  • Provides emergency care for serious accidents and illnesses which occur at school.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Physical Demands: Medium, max. lift 50 lbs., frequent lift/carry - up to 10 lbs.

Temperament Requirements:

  1. Ability to work as a member of a team.

  2. Must be courteous and able to effectively communicate with people.

  3. Must be cooperative, congenial and service-oriented.

  4. Ability to work in an environment with frequent interruptions.

Employee Perks:

  • Competitive weekly electronic pay

  • Service bonus plan

  • Free online substitute teacher training

  • Flexible scheduling with online and mobile accessibility

  • Employee discounts

  • Access to Group Medical Benefits / Dental Insurance / Vision Care

  • Access to 401(K) Plan

Apply today by submitting your resume directly to this posting.

For additional information, please reach out to Rebecca Daughety at 501.224.0090 or


Registered nurse or licensed practical nurse with first aid and CPR certification is required. Pediatric experience preferred for those assigned to the elementary schools or middle school.

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