Cotting School

Lexington, Massachusetts

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School Nurse

Our mission at Cotting School is to enable students with special needs to achieve their highest learning potential and level of independence. Our students come from numerous communities and have a variety of complex medical needs.

About the Position:
As a R.N. at Cotting School, you will work in partnership with the medical department staff, school faculty and staff, students and parents to provide quality direct and indirect care to a wonderful group of students with special needs, in regular and emergency situations.

In our very busy medical department you will:
Provide all necessary clinical treatment including the administration of medication.
Provide direct personal care services to students.
Assume responsibility for professional growth.
G-tube feeding as necessary.
Chaperone field trips as necessary

Must be a graduate of an accredited Registered Nurse program.
Must be licensed to practice in the state of Massachusetts.
Must be in excellent health and able to correctly lift students up to 150 pounds with appropriate assistance. This must be certified by a physician.
Pediatric nursing experience of at least one year.
Criminal Offender Record Information (C.O.R.I.) background check.
Satisfactory TB/Mantoux and drug screenings.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
  • Job Category : Student Services > School Nurse
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Cotting School 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.

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