Walnut Hill School for the Arts seeks a warm and experienced School Nurse to join the Health Services team. The ideal candidate will be a licensed Massachusetts RN with pediatric, emergency room, public health or other relevant nursing experience. Must be certified in First Aid and CPR/AED. Job responsibilities include first aid, assessment and treatment of illness and injury, medication administration, triage, emergency response, and electronic medical documentation. Must possess strong communication and decision-making skills.
Walnut Hill School for the Arts is a warm and welcoming independent boarding and day high school offering a transformational educational experience designed for student artists in grades 9-post graduate. The school offers both school-year and summer camp programs and is looking for an experienced candidate to join the school community.
Walnut Hill is committed to welcoming and celebrating a wide range of cultural, artistic, and educational backgrounds that compliments and supports our diverse student community.
The schedule for this position is flexible and may include some evening and weekend hours (every other weekend). Schedule will be determined in consultation with the Director of Health Services and School Administration. Additional hours may be available as needed.
Provide direct care and case manage students with acute or chronic medical issues in collaboration with their parents, providers and other involved school personnel
Monitor medication administration and management
Other duties as assigned
CPR/First aid certified; must maintain current certification
Bachelor's in Nursing with current Massachusetts RN license
A minimum of 3 years of nursing experience
School experience highly desired
Experience in adolescent health, pediatric medical and/or psychiatry preferred
Excellent communication, interpersonal, managerial, presentation, and organizational skills
Ability to quickly and competently assess medical situations and escalate as needed; possess excellent decision-making skills
Proficient in basic computer skills and applications
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions
Additional Salary Information: Hourly rate of $33.43
Internal Number: Requisition ID: 100
About Walnut Hill School for the Arts
The mission of Walnut Hill is to educate talented, accomplished and intellectually engaged young artists from all over the world. The School does so in a diverse, humane and ethical community.
Founded in 1893, Walnut Hill offers intensive training in five arts disciplines: dance, music, theater, visual art, and writing, film, & media arts, in the context of rigorous academic preparation for college.