Department: School Health
Employment Type: Part Time
Job Type: Union
Union Name: TCH MNA-TCH Mass Nurses Assoc
Work Shift: Days
Work Days: Depends on school assignment
Date Posted: 06/05/2017
Requisition Number: hrq-76109
Job Purpose: School Nurses provide physical and emotional care, first aid, medication administration, health counseling, and health education. They are responsible for planning care for children with chronic illnesses, linking families to primary care providers, advising school staff, and ensuring that all school children are appropriately immunized.
Duties: Excellent communication skills, the ability to respond to events effectively and respectfully, and the ability to effectively prioritize competing responsibilities while under pressure is required. The candidate must have demonstrated ability to work with multicultural, multiracial and multilingual populations.
Qualifications: Current RN license in Massachusetts with a BSN is required. Minimum of two years nursing experience required. Candidates must have Community, Pediatric or School Nursing experience.[cha010112]