Job Description

Openings as of 1/23/2020
Health Services

  • Health Assistant at Howell Elementary School (2019-2020 School Year) JobID: 15371
  • Position Type:
    Health Services/Health Assistant

  • Date Posted:

  • Location:
    Health Services

  • Closing Date:

  • Hours Per Day:
    Certification Status:
    Assists school nurse in caring for the health needs of children and staff at a TUSD school. Under the direct/indirect supervision of a school nurse, performs the essential functions of a health assistant.

    High School Diploma or G.E.D.
    Three years of experience in a health care setting or school health environment.
    Basic training in first aid and CPR certification.
    Awareness of the universal precautions for handling body fluids.
    Must demonstrate proficiency with thermometer and sphygmomanometer.
    Verbal & written communication skills in English and a demonstrated ability to read and comprehend written/graphic and oral instructions.
    Any equivalent combination of experience, training, or education.

    FBI fingerprint background check (at employee’s expense).
    Proof of immunity to rubeola (measles) and rubella (German measles), or proof of MMR immunization.
    CPR and First Aid Certification. Certification must be maintained current during course of employment.
    Must release Social Security Number to be eligible for [AZ Health Care Cost Containment System] AHCCS-Provider ID Number.
    Health Services orientation / training required upon employment.

    2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
    LOCATION - Howell Elementary School - 5th Street & Alvernon Area
    White Collar - Grade 6
    0.75 FTE - 6.0 hours per day
    9.5 month position

    Salary Range: $12.58 per hour - $14.61 per hour
    Salary commensurate with experience within the last 15 years
    For more information on salary schedule, please visit the White Collar Agreement (

    Positions less than 30 hours per week are not eligible for district benefits.

    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.

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