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Child Care - Nurse

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RESPOND, Inc of NJ
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Camden, NJ
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Published 26 days ago

Job Summary:

The Childcare Nurse will treat children for medical issues, help prevent physical issues and disease, and coordinate routine health assessments.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

• None.

Duties/Responsibilities:

• Responsible for professional, medical treatment of children in all Respond, Inc centers.

• Responsible for early detection of physical problems and health evaluations.

• Responsible for disease prevention.

• Assists in promoting programs on health-education and immunization.

• Maintains clinical records.

• Coordinate’s vision, hearing, and orthopedic screening and health assessments.

• Provides emergency aid to students and childcare staff.

• Provide nursing advice and guidance to staff and families as needed regarding care for children.

• Provide staff training according to annual training plan and recognize needs at all Respond, Inc. centers.

• Review records of staff, children, and visitors who may have been ill or injured. Document that the appropriate treatment has been administered and/or actions taken. Ensure follow up indicated is complete.

• Works closely with senior leadership to develop, implement and support initiatives to improve the health and wellbeing of employees and children

Required Skills/Abilities:

• Knowledge of community agencies to help children and their families.

• Knowledge of district, county and state policies and procedures.

Education and Experience:

• Licensed practical nurse (LPN) 

Physical Requirements:

• Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

• Prolonged periods of standing, reaching, and bending.

• Must be able to lift to 50 pounds at times.

Job Summary:

The Childcare Nurse will treat children for medical issues, help prevent physical issues and disease, and coordinate routine health assessments.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

• None.

Duties/Responsibilities:

• Responsible for…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 4, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Location

On-site
532 State St, Camden, NJ 08102, USA

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