Registered Nurse

Foundation for Early Childhood Education, Inc. - El Monte , CA

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Employment Opportunity –RN CONSULTANT Part-Time

 

                                                                                       

 

Position Title:                 RN CONSULTANT

Reports To:                     Health/Nutrition Coordinator

Department:                   Health Services

Employment Status:     CONSULTANT

Work Location:             Foundation for ECE Main Office & Sites

Site addresses available on our website http://www.foundationheadstart.org/

 

Rate of compensation per hour to be determined based on qualifications of education and experience.

 

Contract to be issued for up to $30,000 per year.

 

 

 SUMMARY OF DUTIES

Under the supervision of the Health/Nutrition Coordinator, the RN Consultant will be responsible for the following work:

  • Review health records and make determination of children’s health status within the required timeline
  • Process and create care plans for children requiring medication or special orders per doctors’ orders
  • Follow-up with parents and health care providers regarding an individualized health plan for continuing health care as necessary
  • Provide health related education to staff and parents as needed
  • Provide trainings including, but not limited to medication administration, health and safety procedures, blood borne pathogens and communicable diseases
  • Ability to complete tasks by due date to ensure compliance with regulations/requirements and any additional duties as assigned by the Health/Nutrition Coordinator.  
  • Complete TB  assessments as needed for children
  • Assist with RN interns as needed
QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

 

Education: Registered Nurse from an accredited nursing school; registered BSN preferred.

 

Experience: Minimum 2 years’ experience in school setting or related, preferably working with 0-5 year old children in a Head Start setting. Working with low-income and disadvantaged families is a plus.

           

Skills:

  • Strong computer skills, with experience working on a data base system, preferably Child Plus
  • Bilingual: English/Spanish Preferred
  • Strong communication skills

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Prior to hire, the following must be assured:

 

Eligibility to Work: All potential employees will be asked to present supporting documents establishing proof of identity and employment eligibility upon completing the I-9 form.

 

Medical Examination: Must submit a medical examination demonstrating capability to perform type of work required and must submit a tuberculin skin test or chest x-ray. Proof of the following immunizations: Influenza, Pertussis TDAP (Whooping Cough), and Measles (MMR).

 

Fingerprint Clearances: All potential employees will be subject to obtain fingerprint clearances from the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Child Abuse Central Index, and Megan’s law prior to starting work.

 

Other Special Requirement: Must have the use of an automobile with adequate insurance coverage and a valid California driver’s license, or have available transportation.

  • Proof of Liability Insurance
  • Proof of RN License
  • Proof of Degree                                    

 

Failure to meet medical standards and/or criminal record clearance may result in withdrawal of job appointment.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to site; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.

 

The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

 

 VI.         APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Applicants must complete Foundation for Early Childhood Education employment application. Resumes are not accepted in lieu of application materials. Interested individuals may obtain an employment application from Human Resources Department located at 3360 Flair Dr, Suite 100, El Monte, CA 91731 or may download the application at our website – www.foundationheadstart.org

 

Interested candidates must forward the following documentation to the address listed above – in c/o Human Resources Department:

 

  1. Employment Application – with original signature
  2. Resume
  3. And any other pertinent documentation as deemed necessary

How to Apply

hr@foundationheadstart.org

Click here to visit the application page

Contact Info

hr@foundationheadstart.org

Job Details

Category: Health Services

Type: Temp

Location: El Monte , CA

Salary: Competitive Salary

Posted On: June 30th, 2020

Agency Details

Website: http://www.foundationheadstart.org/

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Foundation for Early Childhood Education, Inc. (Foundation) is a Head Start Delegate Agency and State Preschool Grantee. As a nonprofit organization, we have supported young children and their families for over 50 years in Early Childhood and family services. Foundation for ECE, Inc. currently operates nineteen preschool sites in Los Angeles County located in: Boyle Heights, East Los Angeles, Echo Park, and Hollywood. Foundation for ECE, Inc. also collaborates with HACLA and LA City.

 

Foundation for Early Childhood Education, Inc. (Foundation) serves children 18 months to 5 years of age. The program fosters Family Engagement in all of the areas of a child’s development and provides comprehensive resources to low-income families in the areas of health, nutrition, and community resources. Foundation is a comprehensive early childhood education program with a focus on child development that includes a child’s cognitive, physical, social emotional growth, and development.