At Pacific Ridge School, our mission statement drives all of our work: In a community that fosters academic excellence, ethical responsibility and global engagement, Pacific Ridge School prepares students for college and a purposeful life.
The Substitute Nurse plays an integral role on campus by maintaining the health/well-being of all students through a variety of means, including, but not limited to health screenings, providing first aid/resources and training to community members. This position will also maintain health records for students and assist faculty/staff with their general health needs.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities (include, but are not limited to, the following)
Provide exceptional care to students in the Health Center and on campus
Communicate directly with PRS Nurses regarding health questions and concerns
Communication with parents regarding health questions and concerns
Maintain on-going, accurate, and confidential records using Magnus Health and other platforms as appropriate
Process all medical forms and paperwork on Magnus Health in preparation for the start of school and as necessary throughout the year
Maintain medication protocol to safely store, administer, document and monitor medication given at school.
Assist in maintaining immunization records and ensure compliance with local and state regulations
Coordinate maintenance of concussion records with Athletic Trainer
Support Global Travel program by preparing medical records/forms, medical kits, and providing a report of pertinent medical concerns to trip chaperones
Support orientations and field trips by preparing materials necessary for off-campus travel, including appropriate medications and medical records
Maintain on-campus medical devices, including AEDs and Epi-Pens
Provide training to faculty and staff on appropriate health and safety topics and medical emergency procedures as needed
Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with others.
Other duties as assigned in partnership with the Dean of Studies & Student Life, Head of School or designee
Possession of a valid license as a Registered Nurse (RN) in California
High school diploma or GED; BSN/MSN preferred
Current CPR/First Aid Certification
Experience working with students in a primary school (K-12) preferred
Strong communication (verbal and written) skills with all community members (students to adults)
Excellent computer skills and proficiency with Mac OS (Apple) and MS Office/G Suite
Experience with Magnus, Veracross or other similar database management system
Ability to work independently and as a flexible, productive team member
Per diem (as needed)
Ability to partial and work full days (7:30AM-4:00PM)
If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and salary expectations.
About Pacific Ridge School
Pacific Ridge School is a college preparatory co-educational independent school, offering a rich and challenging program to 560 students in grades 7-12. Pacific Ridge School opened in 2007; finished its permanent high school building in 2010, and its athletic center in 2012. We opened a permanent middle school/administration building and STEAM facility in 2015. Please visit our website at https://www.pacificridge.org/ for more information on our mission and programs.