Founded in 1764, Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School balances a rigorous comprehensive college preparatory curriculum with healthy social and emotional development. We dedicate ourselves to educating students with diverse talents and backgrounds and offer them opportunities to learn, reflect and safely express their ideas and creativity. With our parent body, we share a fundamental commitment to high academic achievement and the development of social responsibility.
MIDDLE SCHOOL NURSE (5-7 Grades)
The full time nurse promotes health and safety in the school environment and provides health services to students, faculty and staff.
Serve as the main point of contact for all health-related concerns at CGPS’s Middle School
Provide skilled nursing assessment and care for students, including students with special medical needs
Serve as a resource for families and school personnel and act as liaison with community agencies and providers
Attend scheduled staff meetings and complete continuing education requirements for licensure
Ensure compliance with district, state and federal rules and regulations in performing screening tests and nursing procedures
Ensure100% collection of student health documentation for incoming new students
Maintain organized and up-to-date medical health exams and immunization records
Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing
Current NYS RN license
Certified with BCLS
Minimum of three to five years of nursing experience in pediatric, public health or school nursing
Proficiency in MS Office or Google Suite, health record keeping, and related database software
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Experience collaborating with team members and providing constructive and instructive feedback
Excellent interpersonal skills
Articulate, professional demeanor with strong self-confidence, dependability and initiative
Ability to work both on broad-based strategy and everyday details
Ability to exercise excellent judgment in decision-making
Proven written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with students and their parents.
Strong organizational and planning skills
Passionate and loving attitude toward all children
WORK HOURS AND CLASS
Working hours are 40 hours per week.
This is an exempt salaried position, not eligible for overtime
Additional Salary Information: COMPENSATION
We offer highly competitive salaries, exceptional vacation time and benefits, and a warm and supportive culture.
Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions including hiring, transferring and promotions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, alienage, age, pregnancy, marital/partnership status, military status, citizenship,, mental or physical disability, veteran status, genetic predisposition, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.