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Submit a Georgia Academy for the Blind Application, State of Georgia Application for Employment, or resume* to:
Personnel Office
Attn: Mattie Moore
Georgia Academy for the Blind
2895 Vineville Avenue
Macon, GA 31204
(478) 751-6083(Phone)
(478) 751-6659(Fax)
mmoore@doe.k12.ga.us
*Resume/application should include daytime telephone number and prior employment history with addresses and telephone numbers. If a resume is submitted, it must be accompanied by a cover letter.
Announcement - GAB 13-05 All Job Openings
Job Title:School Clinic Nurse (Registered Nurse)
Post Date:October 2, 2013
Apply by:Until Filled
Job ID:00055219 (10-month position)
Location:Georgia Academy for the Blind, 2895 Vineville Avenue, Macon, GA 31204
Program/Unit:Georgia Academy for the Blind/State Schools Division
Description of Duties:
Under general supervision, provides health services for students in a state school clinic.  Duties include, but are not limited to, conducting health screenings; administering medications; providing health education and counseling; serving as a liaison between parents, physicians, and health care agencies regarding the health status of students, as needed; serving as team leader for students who require special medical/health treatment; performing administrative, clerical, and documentation tasks to support clinic activities; supervising assigned employees; and completing other duties as assigned by the school principal.
Minimum Qualifications:
A current Georgia license to practice as a registered professional nurse
Preferred Qualifications:
Preference will be given to applicants who, in addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, possess the following:
• Experience working in a residential school setting with visually impaired and or multi-disabled students
• Current CPR certification
• Two or more years of experience as a registered nurse
• Experience as a school nurse          
• Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Salary/Benefits:
Pay grade 14 – $26,143.74 annually (minimum) to $45,745.26 (maximum) annually.  This is a 10-month position paid on a 12-month basis.  Salary will be based on the number of days worked.  Benefit options include life, disability, dental and health insurance; annual/sick leave; and Employees’ Retirement.
Consideration/interviews will begin as soon as a list of applicants is established. Applications/resumes will be evaluated and only those meeting the qualifications will be considered. Top candidates will be contacted for interviews. No notification will be sent to applicants except those who are selected for interviews. Due to the large volume of applications received by this office, we are unable to provide information on your application status.
It is the policy of the Georgia Academy for the Blind not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, or age in its employment practices.
In accordance with Public Law 99-603, also known as the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, the Department of Education employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized alien workers. All persons hired by the Georgia Department of Education are required to verify identity and employment eligibility and must agree to undergo drug screening and a criminal background investigation.