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Date: Aug 14, 2019

Location: MERRITT ISLAND, FL, US, 32953

The State Personnel System is an E-Verify employer. For more information click on our E-Verify website.

Requisition No: 67504 

Agency: Department of Health

Working Title: OPS LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - 64905540

Position Number: 64905540 

Salary:  $17.00 per hour 

Posting Closing Date: 08/22/2019 

Part Time: OPS Licensed Practical Nurse Duties & Responsibilities

29 hours per week while school is in session with no benefits package

Licensed Practical Nurse license required

Current CPR / First Aid Certification required

Pediatric, School Health and recent clinical experience preferred

    • Employee will provide basic nursing services as allowed by LPN scope of practice to students under the direct and/or indirect supervision of the Community Health Nursing Supervisor.
    • Administers first aid, daily medications, and emergency medications to students and/or staff as requested and ordered by a physician.
    • Provides needed health care procedures to students as trained by their Community Health Nursing Supervisor. These include but are not limited to intermittent clean catheterization, gastrostomy tube feeding, and monitoring blood glucose.
    • Organize and assist with state mandated health screenings such as hearing/ vision, scoliosis, and body mass index.
    • Maintains clean health unit/work area and does periodic inventory of medical supplies needed. 
    • Maintains accurate records/documentation of all work performed.
    • Establishes and maintains good working relationships with all staff members.
    • Attend School Health in-services as scheduled.
    • Emergency duty required of the incumbent includes working in special needs or Red Cross shelters, or performing other emergency duties including, but not limited to, responses to or threats involving any disaster or threat of disaster, man-made or natural.


If you have difficulty applying for this position, please contact People First at 877-562-7287 for assistance. 

Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website:

If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida.  Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.

The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I-9 and that information will be verified using the E-Verify system.  E-Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility.

This position requires a security background check and / or drug screening and participation in direct deposit. Any misrepresentations or omissions will disqualify you from employment consideration. Note: You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

Nearest Major Market: Melbourne

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