Health Assistant

Howard County Public School System - Columbia, MD4.2

Full-time$17 - $31 an hour
Position Type:
Support Staff/Health Assistant

Date Posted:


Date Available:

Closing Date:
Open Continuously

Salary Grade 8
$17.29 - $30.52 per hour
35 hrs. / wk.; 204 days

This is a ten (10) month position on the current HCEA-ESP Secretaries and Assistants Salary Scale. Actual salary placement will be in accordance with the salary procedures of the HCEA-ESP Master Agreement. (Please refer to the job description for requirements).
This announcement will remain open throughout the school year and vacancies will be filled as needed. Administrators will have access to the applicant pool and will contact applicants that they are interested in considering for the position.

Employment applications are accepted online only.

The following must be uploaded to the application:
Evidence of High school diploma or equivalent. Education completed outside of the United States must be evaluated by an approved credential evaluation service and uploaded to the application foreign credential evaluation agencies
Current certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) CNA license verification should be downloaded from Maryland Board of Nursing and uploaded to application.
Current certification in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and first aid
3 Supervisory references (references from co-workers, friends or family members are not accepted).
Only applications with evidence of the required education and certifications will be forwarded for consideration.
At the time of interview, applicant must have successful completion of the Maryland Board of Nursing required math and reading pretest for medication certification (passed with a minimum of 70% accuracy).

Under the Fair Labor Standards Act, this position is not exempt from overtime.

Equal Opportunity Employer
The Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. HCPSS ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or political affiliation.