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UnityPoint Health RN-Blank Clive Elementary School in Clive, Iowa

$5,000 Sign On Bonus for External Candidates

School Nurse that provides nursing care for students at Clive Elementary School with the West Des Moines school district. Nurse is responsible for all health issues with students during the school day. The nurse also serves as a liason to parents on health and wellness issues and provides education/training to students, staff, and families.

Why UnityPoint Health?

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members.

  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve.

  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in.

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation.

  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience.

  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve.

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  • Works with families, physicians, and West Des Moines Community Schools.

  • Uses the nursing process to promote positive health and development of students

  • Assures all program-required health screenings are conducted.

  • Provides direct nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process including pertinent and appropriate documentation.

  • Exerts independent judgment, and maintains responsibility for the condition of assigned patients.

  • Assures compliance with State mandated health requirements for school entry.

  • Implements procedures for prevention of communicable diseases in the schools and alerts staff and parents/ guardians to health trends and issues.

Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.


Graduate of accredited nursing program.

Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.

BSN Preferred


One year nursing experience required.

Pediatric nursing experience preferred.


Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Current licensure in good standing to practice as a Registered Nurse in Iowa.


Multicultural sensitivity 

Microsoft Office-basic computer skills 

Customer/Patient focus 

Critical thinking skills using independent judgement in making decisions 

Must be able to communicate effectively with people of diverse professional, educational, and diverse lifestyle backgrounds 


Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

Requisition ID: 2022-121079

Street: 8355 Franklin Ave

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Blank Clinic WDM Schools- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri 8:15am-4:15pm and Wed 7:30a-3:30pm (school schedule/calendar)

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