Title:Head School Nurse
Description:Provide leadership in the development, implementation, and coordination of a comprehensive program of health services for the district. Participate in the nursing policy formulation and decision making for the health services. Provide health services to students. Promote health education and preventive health practices for students. 

Position to be filled current school year.
  • Valid registered nurse license to practice professional nursing in Texas from the State Board of Nurse Examiners 
  • Certified by Texas Department of Health to conduct vision and hearing screening 
  • CPR Certification 
Special Knowledge/Skills: 
  • Knowledge of health appraisal to identify student health defects 
  • Strong organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to implement policies and procedures 
  • Ability to organize, direct, coordinate, and evaluate health services delivery system 
  • Five years nursing experience, preferably as a public school nurse 
  • Two years administrative and supervisory work experience, preferred 

Salary:Commensurate with experience
Contact Name:Lucy Olvedo
Contact Phone:(830) 278-6655
Contact Fax:(830) 591-4907
Contact Email:olvedol@ucisd.net
Contact Address:1000 North Getty Street
Contact City:Uvalde
Contact State:TX
Contact Zip:78801