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POST DATE 9/10/2016
END DATE 10/17/2016

University of California - Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
24612
AJE Ref #
576134841
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB SUMMARY

Requisition Number:
24612

Job Title:
CLINICAL NURSE II

Working Title:
School Nurse/Health Specialist

Salary:
$44.32 - $65.87 hourly

Job Type:
Career

Department Name:
0080-UCLA LAB SCHOOL, CORINNE A SEEDS CAMPUS

Department Website URL:


Job Summary Statement:
Under the direction of the school Principal and following the guidelines set up by the State of California School Nurses' Board, the school nurse will initiate and oversee the health maintenance and disease prevention in children and families in an elementary school setting, assist teachers in health education, collaborate in planning and promoting the health-screening events, promote self-health care, disease prevention and family education, collaborate with teachers, principal and school personnel, and collaborate with UCLA Researchers with an interest in health-related issues. The school nurse is uniquely qualified in preventative health, health assessment, and referral procedures.

Percentage of Time:
100

Shift Start:
8:00 am

Shift End:
5:00 pm

QUALIFICATIONS FOR POSITION

18 Records


QUALIFICATIONS
REQUIRED/PREFERRED


Registered Nurse with BS in Nursing and a current credential in school nursing.

Required


RN license kept current by the completion of every two years with 30 hours of continuing education provided by state recognized providers

Required


Demonstrated working knowledge and experience in family health teaching, psychological interventions and interdisciplinary approach

Required


Ability to plan and promote health screening events

Required


Ability and experience in teaching and promoting self-health care, student and family education, and disease prevention.

Required


Demonstrated knowledge and ability to conduct audiometry and vision screening tests and understand results. Ability to teach this skill to nursing students

Required


Ability to provide problem-solving strategies

Required


Ability to maintain flexibility and professionalism in unexpected circumstances

Required


Ability to create and teach health education lessons on various health topics

Required


Demonstrated skill in maintaining active communication between students, teachers and families

Required


Knowledge and understanding of the developmental levels of children and ability to discuss these with parents and teachers

Required


Knowledge of community resources for health counseling for staff and families and ability to help with such counseling

Preferred


Utilize Magnus Health online application to streamline the collection and secure storage of student health information.

Required


Ability to promote research activities as a means of advancing student health and school health services

Required


Maintain the protection of, and confidentiality with, student health records according to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Family Education Rights Protection Act (FERPA), other applicable federal laws, state laws and regulations, and professional standards of practice to safeguard privacy.

Required


Ability to integrate "caring, kindness, and respect into nursing practice" (ANA & NASN, 2011, p. 51).

Required


Ability to deliver care in an inclusive, collaborative manner that embraces diversity in the school community.

Required


Continued employment contingent upon successful background check.

Required



ADDITIONAL POSTING INFORMATION

Bargaining Unit:
NX-Registered Nurses

Application Deadline:
10-15-2016

External Posting Date:


Quicklink To Posting:
hr.mycareer.ucla.edu/applicants/Central*quickFind=69005

Special Instructions:


Contact information:


Number of Positions:


SPECIAL EMPLOYMENT DESIGNATIONS/ REQUIREMENTS PER UC POLICY

Conflict of Interest:
N/A

Critical:
Continued employment contingent upon completion of satisfactory background investigation.

Driving Record:
N/A

E-Verify Check:

Certain positions funded by federal contracts/subcontracts requires UCLA to notify job applicants that an E-Verify check will be conducted and the successful candidate must pass the E-Verify check.

More Information This position does not require E-Verify check.

CANRA:
Is this position designated as a mandatory reporter under CANRA* Yes - Please have the employee sign the "Statement Acknowledging Requirement to Report Child Abuse".

Other Special Employment Requirements:
TB Test: Continued employment is contingent upon completion of satisfactory TB test.

POSITION IS SUBJECT TO PERFORMANCE STANDARDS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY WIDE POLICE POLICIES AND ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES.


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