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3356 Paxton Street Harrisburg,PA 17111

School nurses provide a variety of medical services to the academic communities in which they work. They oversee the overall health of the students in academic institutions including performing routine screenings on students and providing as-needed emergency and non-emergency care to students. They also serve as a medical resource to the community, providing teachers, students and parents with relevant health information.

Required Skills

School nurses must be knowledgeable in mental, pediatric and public health to be able to work independently as educators and health care providers in a school setting. School nurses must possess strong assessment, critical thinking, and communication and referral skills. They also need the passion to act as child's advocate and a firm knowledge of school policies and education laws.

Required Documents

Training for the following Act will be provided by A+ Teachers (unless you are able to provide proof of completion).

  • Act 126 Child Abuse Recognition & Mandatory Recording Act

  • Act 71 Youth Suicide Awareness and Prevention

  • Globally Harmonized System Training
  • Additional Documents

    • Resume
    • Three professional references
    • Two forms of identification documents
    • A+ Teachers job application
    • Transcripts from the college or university that conferred the Bachelor's or Associate's degree if applicable

    School Districts

    Annville-Cleona South Middleton
    Harrisburg Susquehanna
    Middletown Steelton Highspire