Job Description


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.
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] AHCCCS-Provider ID Number
Health Services orientation / training required upon employment


Effective: 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: Health Services - Multiple Sites - District Wide
Temp Hourly/Up to 7.5 hours per day

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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Job Contact Information
Name Sharon Edwards
Title Office Manager
Phone 225-3284
Applications will be accepted beginning
Monday, December 5, 2022 12:00 AM
(Pacific Standard Time)

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