Full Time Building Nurse – NSSEO District 805

School District – NSSEO District 805
Location – Kirk School
Job Type – Full Time
Category –  Building Nurse


  •  Valid license as a registered professional nurse in Illinois (bachelor’s degree preferred)
  • Ability to travel within NSSEO and move about NSSEO and programs as necessary.
  • Current Adult and Child Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and AED certification.
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English to understand directions and communicate with students and staff.
  •  Ability to physically move about the building.
  • Ability to lift and position students.
  • Ability to participate in NSSEO approved behavior management procedures, and apply training in crisis situations including physical management of students.
  • Computer literacy and competency in use of existing technology.



  • Provides appropriate care of illness or injury to students in accordance with school district policies and procedures and professional standards.
  •  Maintains compliance as required by the Illinois School Code and Illinois Department of Public Health for state mandated student health requirements.
  • Administers medications and completes treatments and procedures as ordered by the medical care provider and documents appropriately.
  •  Communicates with the Certified School Nurse, other school personnel, parents/guardians, and medical care providers for the coordination of care.
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding all school and health-related issues.
  • Completes necessary documentation on individual health records.
  • Maintains the daily environment of the health office facility and supplies.
  • Utilizes existing technology effectively in the performance of duties.
  • Optimizes continuing education opportunities to enhance professional knowledge.
  •  Assist in training 1:1 Nurse Aides, willingness to be flexible to support nurse coverages for absences.
  • Adheres to the Illinois Nurse Practice Act.


  • Acts as a positive role model for students.
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding all school and health-related issues.
  • Assumes other duties and special projects as assigned.
  • Supports NSSEO policy, NSSEO and Governing Board goals and objectives, and The School Code of Illinois.

How to apply –  Interested candidates should visit www.nsseo.org/employment to complete the online application and submit credentials/references

Application Deadline – until filled