Date Posted: October 30, 2023 Start Date: November 27, 2023 Description: Part-Time, Non-Exempt, 10-Month Staff, Position
The Cambridge School of Weston seeks a part-time school nurse to work mornings from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Candidates must enjoy working with adolescents and their families in a collaborative school setting and be comfortable working in a supportive role as our school nurse, providing care for our students. We seek a thoughtful professional who is looking for part-time morning work in a vibrant independent school community.
Specific Responsibilities for This Position Include:
Staff the Health Center from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. when school is in session
Provide triage and diagnostic care for students
Dispense prescription and over-the-counter medications as needed
Care for students who might be exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 or other illnesses or injuries
Work in collaboration to support our full-time nurse
Serve as a liaison and contact with our school physician, local hospitals, and clinics as needed
Enter attendance information and clinical notes into our secure electronic records system.
Skills and Qualifications:
Strong interpersonal, collaborative, and organizational skills
A commitment to working with high school students.
Experience in a school or similar setting preferred
Understanding and knowledge of legal and other compliance issues
Ability to take initiative, lead, and be an effective communicator
Must be organized and pay attention to detail
Salary Range: $35 - $40 per hour
To Apply for This Position:
Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter and the names and contact information of three references firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please. We will accept applications until the position has been filled.
A leader among America’s progressive independent schools, The Cambridge School of Weston (CSW) has been at the forefront of educational innovation since 1886. At this day and boarding high school located in Weston MA, creative, motivated students embrace challenging work and address complex questions — with curiosity and courage. Inspired by the diverse perspectives and high expectations of our justice-minded community, they find and develop what is extraordinary in themselves and in the world around them. CSW's mission is to provide a progressive education that emphasizes deep learning, meaningful relationships, and a dynamic program that inspires students to discover who they are and what their contribution is to their school, their community, and the world.
The Cambridge School of Weston does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, retaliation, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, disability, mental illness, genetics, choice of health insurance, marital status, age, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited under applicable law. We are an equal opportunity employer and we encourage candidates who will in...crease our diversity to apply.