HOUSTON -

A former vocational nurse has been accused of hurting a child.

Stephen Barry Springer, 36, has been charged with sexual assault of a child.

According to court documents, Springer assaulted an 11-year-old girl at a home in northwest Harris County in December and January.

Springer was a licensed vocational nurse from 2001 until 2010. He did not renew his license, officials said.

Springer was released from the Harris County Jail after posting $30,000 bond. His next court date is April 24.