Chester Upland School District is in a historic period of change. We are uniquely poised to re-focus and transform into a student-focused district where each child is ensured the academic and personal skills to succeed in the college or career of his/her choice.

The senior leadership team is building a talented and committed team to ensure all students are prepared to graduate Chester Upland schools career and college ready!

 

Screening Procedures:

  1. Receipt of a completed application, resume and cover letter
  2. A minimum of three current written letters of reference from previous or current directors, principal, and supervisors
  3. Personal interview

Minimum Requirement:

  1. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university
  2. Appropriate Standard Pennsylvania School Nurse Certificate 
  3. Preferred experience in an urban school setting
  4. The following are required:
    • PA Criminal clearances
    • PA Child Abuse clearances
    • FBI clearances
    • Physical including TB Test

General Duties and Responsibilities

 

The school nurse is a registered professional nurse certified with the PA Department of Education working in the school setting who strengthens and facilitates the educational process by improving and protecting the health status of children.

 

The major focus of school nursing services is the prevention of illness and disability, and the early detection and correction of health problems. The school nurse is uniquely qualified in preventive health, health assessment, and referral procedures.

 

 

Responsibilities:

Other Requirements

  Salary: Salary Contract Guide

 

Chester Upland School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer