Job Description

REPORTS TO

Chief Technology and Operations Officer

SUMMARY

The Director of Health Services is responsible for the functions of the Tucson Unified School District’s (TUSD) Health Services Department. The Director plans, directs, and administers programs; including hiring and training of staff and the development of medical and health related policies for the district. The Director of Health Services builds and implements strategies and safeguards to protect, promote, and manage the health and safety of students and staff, addressing student health concerns that interfere with learning, as well as preventing illness and injury throughout the school year. The Director consults on IEP and 504 accommodations for students, works with TUSD Leadership, Principals, and Teachers to identify and assess students’ health needs while ensuring compliance with federal and state laws and serves as a liaison to the Pima County Health Department (PCHD) and other health care agencies. The goal of this position is to create an environment for the efficient delivery of health services for the district.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Registered Nurse (RN) and Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Public Health or a related field.

Five years of nursing experience in pediatric health, public health, school health, or a related clinical area.

Two years of administrative or supervisory experience.

Valid Arizona Driver’s license

Any equivalent combination of experience and training.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Master’s Degree in Nursing or Public Health fields

Experience in a K-12 setting

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS AFTER HIRE

FBI fingerprint background check.

Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.

MVReport – showing no more than the allowable points against Driver’s License as described under Governing Board Policy: EEB-R-1 Business and Personnel Transportation Services - Transportation by Employees.

COMMENTS
Effective: 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR
LOCATION: Health Services - 102 N. Plumber
FTE: 1.0 - 8 hours per day
Work Calendar: 12 month

Internal candidates will transfer at a rate commensurate with their bargaining unit language. For more information on the salary schedule, please reference the Employee Agreements Webpage.

Tucson Unified School District is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination based on disability, race, color, religion/religious beliefs, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or national origin.

Job Contact Information
Name Chris McNeely
Title Director - Human Resources
Phone 520-225-6032
Email christopher.mcneely@tusd1.org
Applications will be accepted beginning
Thursday, November 18, 2021 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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