Welcome to Student Health and Wellness!
School Nurses who have completed their National Certification Examination for School Nurses (NCSN; Left - Right): Mary Harrsion, Mary Hurtley, Kim Nelson, Mary Tomes, Sue Mather, Dawn Swanson, Tara Kaup, Kelly Nelson, Donna Wente, Terri Lundquist, Ann Fate, Sally Jacobson, Carol Berg & Kelly Kantack (not pictured: Todd Anderson & Jessica Lux)

We're hiring!  St. Paul Public Schools is accepting school nurse applications for positions available now.  School nurse assignments include single school or multiple schools, including non-public schools and special education programs.  Positions are full-time and part-time.   Saint Paul Public Schools (SPPS) is a large urban district of 39,000 students in over 70 schools and programs.  Contact Mary Yackley, Student Health and Wellness Supervisor, at either mary.yackley@spps.org or 651-767-8380.  To apply, visit the Human Resource website:  http://hr.spps.org/Search_Jobs_and_Apply.html

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Nursing and the following:

  • Currently licensed as a Professional Registered Nurse by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.
  • Currently certified as a Public Health Nurse (PHN) by the Minnesota Board of Nursing.
  • Currently licensed as a Public School Nurse by the Minnesota Department of Education (if not currently licensed, will be required to obtain license.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a school setting.
  • Experience working as a nurse in either a Public Health or Pediatric setting.

Student Health and Wellness provides nursing services to students to enhance educational achievement by the modification or removal of health-related barriers to learning.  The goal of the program is to assist students to be self-sufficient in managing their health care within age appropriate expectations thereby preparing all students for life.  If you do not find the information you are seeking today, or have suggestions for improvement, please send us an email, call 651-767-8385, or fax 651-228-3649.

Secondary PLC presenting their findings on Friday, March 25