Elk Grove Unified School District

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ELK GROVE , CA
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Bus Drivers and School Nurse positions

Elk Grove Unified School District
ELK GROVE, CA Full time
Posted on December 3, 2017

Elk Grove Unified School District is

NOW HIRING

 

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

 

BE A SCHOOL BUS DRIVER

BE A SCHOOL NURSE

 

To apply, visit: www.egusd.net/career

 BUS DRIVERS

Salary: $16.26 - $22.09 per hour

Under the direction of the Supervisor-Transportation, operate a school bus over designated routes in accordance with time schedules, picking up and discharging students; provide safe and efficient transportation for District students to and from school and field trips; assure safety of vehicle by performing daily inspections, cleaning and maintenance; assist in the loading and unloading of physically and mentally disabled students as necessary.

KNOWLEDGE OF:

·         Safe driving practices.

·         Provisions of the California State Motor Vehicle code and Education Code applicable to the operation of vehicles transporting students.

·         Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.

·         First aid and medical care and emergency evacuation procedures.

·         Health and safety regulations.

·         Proper lifting techniques.

ABILITY TO:

·         Operate a school bus over designated routes in accordance with time schedules, picking up and discharging students.

·         Maintain order and discipline among students while driving a school bus.

·         Maintain assigned vehicle in a clean and safe operating condition.

·         Recognize equipment malfunctions and take appropriate action.

·         Learn designated bus routes including stops and traffic hazards.

·         Understand and relate to children with special needs.

·         Maintain and submit in a timely manner routine records.

·         Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.

·         Understand and follow oral and written directions.

·         Meet schedules and time lines.

·         Observe legal and defensive driving practices.

·         Operate wheelchair lifts, seat belts, safety vests and other adaptive equipment.

·         Assist in loading and unloading disabled children as necessary.

·         Lift students according to established guidelines.

·         Perform First Aid and medical care and evacuation procedures.

·         Observe health and safety regulations.

·         Maintain consistent, punctual and regular attendance.

·         Sit for extended periods of time while operating buses.

·         Hear and speak to exchange information.

·         Reach, pull and push to open bus doors.

·         Bend at the waist, kneel or crouch to inspect buses.

·         Climb ladders or steps.

·         Reach overhead, above the shoulders or horizontally.

·         See to monitor passengers and operate a vehicle.

·         Lift the combined weight of children (who may weigh more than 50 pounds) and their adaptive equipment.

·         Use proper lifting methods.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school.

LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Possession of a valid California School Bus Driver Certificate. Class B driver's license with passenger endorsement. Valid First Aid/Red Cross Certificate or endorsement by the California Highway Patrol. Floor-lift 50 pounds and arm-lift 50 pounds.

 

SCHOOL NURSE

 

Under the direction of the Assistant Superintendent-Student Services, provide school health and nursing services to students; promote health and prevention education and safety; serve as a technical and health education resource to students, personnel and the community.

KNOWLEDGE OF:

·         Medication effects and proper administration procedures.

·         Proper operation of specialized health assessment instruments.

·         Modern medical terminology, equipment and techniques.

·         Accepted methods and principles of personal hygiene.

·         Diagnostic methods for medical conditions and diseases.

·         Accepted testing techniques for hearing, vision, scoliosis and other screenings.

·         Oral and written communication skills.

·         Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.

·         Health and safety regulations.

·         Record-keeping and report preparation techniques.

·         Operation of standard office equipment including a computer and assigned software.

·         First aid and CPR procedures.

ABILITY TO:

·         Provide school health and nursing services to students.

·         Promote health and prevention education and safety.

·         Serve as a technical and health education resource to students, personnel and the community.

·         Screen students for vision, hearing, scoliosis and other problems.

·         Train and provide health information to parents, students and staff.

·         Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.

·         Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others.

·         Learn District organization, operations, policies and objectives.

·         Learn department and program objectives and goals.

·         Plan and organize work.

·         Analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action.

·         Observe health and safety regulations.

·         Administer first aid and CPR.

·         Maintain records and prepare reports.

·         Operate standard office equipment including a computer.

·         Maintain consistent, punctual and regular attendance.

·         Move hands and fingers to operate medical equipment and a computer keyboard.

·         Hear and speak to exchange information.

·         See to read a variety of materials.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Any combination equivalent to: bachelor’s degree in nursing, health education or related field and one year of health profession experience.

LICENSES AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Valid American Red Cross Community CPR and Standard First Aid Instructor Certificate. Preliminary or Professional Clear School Nurse credential. Public Health Certificate.

 

 

About the Elk Grove Unified School District

The Elk Grove Unified School District (EGUSD) is the fifth-largest school district in California located in southern Sacramento County. EGUSD covers 320 square miles and includes 67 schools: 42 elementary schools, nine middle schools, nine high schools, five alternative education schools, an adult school, one charter school and a virtual academy.

 

The Elk Grove Unified School District is made up of urban, rural and suburban areas and includes the communities of Elk Grove, Florin, Franklin, Laguna Creek, Laguna West, Rancho Murieta, Sacramento, Sheldon, Sloughhouse, Valley Hi, Wilton, and a portion of the City of Rancho Cordova. There are more than 63,000 students attending 67 schools in the District.

 

Offering a multitude of educational programs, including over 70 career-themed academies and pathways within 15 industry sectors, we prepare our students for college and career by supporting them with the means to be creative problem solvers; self-aware, self-reliant, and self-disciplined; technically literate; effective communicators and collaborators; and engaged in the community as individuals with integrity. We integrate rigorous academics with career-based learning and real world workplace experiences and ensure that Every Student is Learning, in Every Classroom, in Every Subject, Every Day.

 

For more information about the Elk Grove Unified School District, please visit www.egusd.net and follow us @ElkGroveUnified on FacebookTwitterInstagramLinkedIn and Eventbrite.