Job Description

Health Services Lead Nurse - Addenda

This is an Addenda only position for current Nurses

Addenda Amount: $6,500.00


This job reports to a district administrator designated by the Superintendent.

Essential Functions

The lead nurse of Health Services supervises the school nursing programs within the framework of established policies of Paradise Valley Unified School District.

Assists school nurses and administrators in developing and implementing a comprehensive school health program.

Assists school principals in the evaluation of school nurses.

Provides for ongoing in-service programs for district nurses and acts as a resource person for school nurses within the district.

Assists, or delegates, in the hiring, orientation, and training of new nurses and delegates and supervises the training of other health services personnel.

Provides input in the construction of health facilities in new schools, including standardized equipment and supplies.

Stays current and knowledgeable of all student health-related legislation and regulations to include issues related to medically fragile students.

Participates in developing and implementing health-related policies and procedures.

Maintains records of district health services activities and makes periodic reports to administrators.

Works cooperatively with state, county, and local agencies in providing services for Paradise Valley Unified School District students.

Develops and maintains health-related protocols.


Fours (4) years district experience, preferred.

Must hold a current license to practice professional nursing in Arizona.


Must have a Masters Degree in nursing or a health/education related field + RN


Required Testing                                   Certificates and Licenses

                                                             Possession of a current license to

                                                             practice as a Registered Nurse

Continuing Educ. / Training                  Clearances

                                                             Criminal Background Clearance

FLSA Status - Non Exempt

Primary Location: Leadership Elementary

Shift Type: 1.0 FTE

Job Contact Information

Applications will be accepted beginning
Wednesday, June 5, 2019 12:00 AM
(Mountain Standard Time)

Application Instructions

To apply directly to Paradise Valley Unified School District, please click the link below. Another window will open and allow you to apply online.

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