School Nurse for 2018-2019

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Salary

Minimum: $53,000
Maximum: $58,000
Details: Salary would depend on Degree and experience

Published

08/28/2018

Start Date

09/28/2018

Application Deadline

09/28/2018

Address

21 Notre Dame Avenue
Cambridge
Massachusetts
02140
United States

Description

                       School Nurse Position

General Description

Benjamin Banneker Charter Public Schools is a K-6 school serving a diverse population of students seeking a qualified caring nurse who will become part of the overall school community.  


Responsibilities

·     Administer daily and PRN medications and nursing care procedures prescribed by the student's physician. 

·     Administer first aide and care to ill or injured students. 

·     Provide emergency care for students and staff when needed

·     Record nursing interventions (following each student visit).

·     Maintain up-to-date and cumulative health records for all students. 

·     Monitor student immunizations (as required by law). 

·     Submit required health information to Department of Public Health

·     Conduct screenings (vision, hearing, etc.) and perform follow ups as needed. 

·     Provide in-service training for staff (Universal Prec., Allergy Awareness, etc.). 

·     Create, maintain and oversee implementation of Individual Health Care Plans for students with chronic and acute conditions. 

·     Communicate health-related policies and information to families 

·     Authorize exclusion and re-admission of students with infections and/or contagious diseases. 

·     Assist families in identifying appropriate community health resources. 

·     Identify students showing signs of abuse or neglect to administration and counselor for referral to the Department of Children and Families, 

·     Serve on school committees related to health and wellness. 

·     Provide in-class instruction on health- related topics 


Requirements

RN with current MA license; up to date CPR certification; minimum 2-years school nursing or pediatric health care.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Computer literate


Full-time position on school calendar.  Salary commensurate with experience (range 53,000-58,000)

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Life Insurance, long and short term disability

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

hr@banneker.org
http://www.banneker.org

Please send cover letter and resume to hr@banneker.org


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