CREST Collaborative ( learn more )

Methuen, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3037366
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : January 2, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

School Nurse

Overall Responsibilities:

Assesses special education students requiring the direct services of a nurse. Prepares heath care plans for involved students and supervises the implementation of required health care procedures. To promote the mission of the CREST Collaborative.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
· Observe special education students on a regular basis to detect health needs.
· Administer medication and treatment prescribed by physicians.
· Conduct parent conferences and maintain liaison between physicians, parents
and staff.
· Make recommendations to primary care physician on health needs of
individual students as observed within school day.
· Report to parents, school personnel, and physicians, for the care of a student
who has suffered an injury or emergency illness.
· Assume authority, in the absence of a physician, for the care of a student who
has suffered an injury or emergency illness.
· Administer first aid in accordance with established first aid procedures.
· Implement board policy on exclusion and re-admission of students in
connection with infectious and contagious diseases.
· Conduct training for students related to handicap, health and hygiene.
· Assist school personnel in maintaining sanitary standards in schools.
· Establish emergency procedures for the CREST classroom

Completes Health Care Plans as required.
· Reports to the Lead School Nurse regarding all medical issues
. Provides medical care for children in educational setting
. Completes all CREST required trainings
. Other duties as assigned by the Program Director/Lead School Nurse

  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Student Services > School Nurse
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    CREST Collaborative is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • MA Board of Registration Licensure
      RN BSN
      MA DESE Licensure Preferred
      Experience working within Collaborative and District-based collaborative programs
      Experience working with students with multiple and a variety of disabilities.

      37.5 hour/week position. Benefits eligible.
    • At least 5 years of relevant experience preferred
    • Bachelor degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Application Questions

    There ARE NO application questions required FOR this job posting.

    Contact Information

    • Elizabeth Conway , HR Director
    • 9 Branch Street
    • Methuen, Massachusetts 01844
    • Phone: 978 685-3000
    • Fax: 978-689-7466
    • Email: click here

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