Dedicated Aide Paraprofessional; Dedicated Licensed Practical Nurses

  • TAMAH, LLC
  • Washington D.C., DC, United States
  • Jul 24, 2018
Full time Nurse Pharmaceutical Professional Services

Job Description

Dedicated Nurse ParaProfessional – PRN & Part-Time

Our agency is looking for dedicated, professional licensed practical nurses(LPN) to provide one-on-one nursing care and support for medically fragile students in the public school system.  This position requires providing in-school care, flexibility, and teamwork.  We are looking for an individual who truly has and displays the best interest of the students.  This position is Monday – Friday.

Job Duties

  • Provide daily one-on-one care of student or students as assigned by Nursing Supervisor
  • Ability to work independently
  • Some travel with students on Field Trips
  • Care includes, but is not limited to: Catherization, g-tube feeding & care, trachea care, medication administration, asthma care, seizure monitoring and care, Vent experience desired
  • Active DC nursing license – LPN
  • Current CPR card
  • Documention of TB testing
  • Background Check & Drug testing required 

Transportation Nurse

 Our agency is looking for dedicated, professional licensed practical nurses(LPN) to provide one-on-one nursing care and support for medically fragile students during transportation on the bus to and from school.  This position requires providing care on the school bus, flexibility, and teamwork.  We are looking for an individual who truly has and displays the best interest of the students.  This position is Monday – Friday.

Job Duties

  • Provide daily one-on-one care of student or students as assigned by Nursing Supervisor
  • Ability to work independently
  • Care includes, but is not limited to: Catherization, g-tube feeding & care, trachea care, medication administration, asthma care, seizure monitoring and care, Vent experience desired
  • Active DC nursing license – LPN required
  • Current CPR card required
  • Documention of TB testing required
  • Background Check & Drug testing required

Dedicated Aide Paraprofessionals Job Description

  • Provide dedicated, uninterrupted one-on-one support for the assigned student, or Assists teacher with daily instruction of classroom as instructed
  • Monitoring daily student progress through the use of record-keeping/journaling modules and anecdotal records
  • Working in a team relationship with TAMAH staff, on-site teachers and staff
  • Intercepting deterioration in achievement by monitoring an individual student with academic difficulties, drawing on the school system’s resources for additional academic assistance
  • Performing remedial instructional daily tasks under the auspices of an on-site teacher, and providing proper feedback
  • Maintaining safe, secure, and healthy and educational environment and by following and enforcing standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations
  • Adhering to all Standards of Professional Conduct; possess all Core Competencies; and demonstrates all Supporting Competencies.
  • Requires mobility sufficient to move about, stand, and/or sit for extended periods, and access all locations in the work environment.
  • Requires manual skill to appropriately control and manipulate objects, tools, materials, and equipment used on the job.
  • Requires Flexibility and strength to reach with hands and arms, bend and stoop.

JOB REQUIREMENTS – Candidates MUST:

  • A minimum of 48-60 credit hours from a regionally-accredited college/university or successful completion of Praxis Paraprofessional Examination
  • Successful completion of TAMAH, LLC’s comprehensive pre-employment screening process; including, but not limited to successful completion of fingerprint/background check and drug screen