Georgia Charter Schools Association

Utopian Academy for the Arts – Nurse (Clayton)


About Utopian Academy for the Arts:

Utopian Academy for the Arts is an independent public charter school serving middle school children and families throughout Clayton County, GA. Utopian Academy will enroll 300 students in the 2014-15 school year. Utopian Academy was approved by the State Charter Schools Commission of Georgia and will operate as a Local Education Agency (LEA). The rationale for the enrollment plan for Utopian Academy for the Arts is to provide a significant educational benefit of having a gender-based classroom environment, longer school day, longer school year, Saturday school, and classes in the dramatic, media, and culinary arts for students in Clayton County, GA.


  • Monitor compliance of school health program with federal, state and local laws, regulations and policies;

  • Initiates program changes as needed;

  • Provides first aid care and medically prescribed services;

  • Maintains security of school health supplies;

  • Corresponds with parents on health needs of children.

  • Serve as the health care consultant for school personnel, students and their parents/families;

  • Develop and coordinate quality improvement activities for the school health services component of the school health program;

  • Ensure that school health services and activities are appropriately documented;

  • Participate in the development of the school’s emergency health and crises plan;

  • Where applicable, direct, monitor and evaluate aides/assistants/volunteers assigned to the school health program.


  • BA/BS Degree in Nursing or related field;

  • Valid state license to practice as a registered professional nurse;

  • Experience in school nursing or related experience in public nursing and/or pediatric nursing is preferred;

  • Demonstrated ability to follow oral and written instructions;

  • Demonstrated skill in oral and written communication;

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively as a team member.


    Application and materials must be submitted electronically by June 30th, 2014 to PLEASE STATE POSITION APPLIED FOR IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION.

  • Completed Application for Employment

  • Cover letter / letter of interest – Resume

  • 3 Current Letters of Recommendation with contact information