Walker School (K-8)

Walker/Beacon High School

Needham, Massachusetts ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3169306
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 5, 2019
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Walker currently seeks full-time Registered Nurses for their Needham Campus from 7am-3pm or 1pm-9pm. Under the supervision of the Director of Nursing, the RN will be responsible for both routine and emergency medical services in both the residential, group and school programs.

Essential functions for this position include:
•Provide routine medical care to students
•Provide emergency care to students if necessary
•Administer medications to students at various times throughout the shift
•Maintain medical records
•Provide on-going consultation to staff and attend required meetings
•Ensure that first aid supplies are available in all necessary locations
•Track and schedule medical, dental and lab appointments
•Responsible for on-call coverage as needed
•Provide in-service training to staff
•Communicate with parents/guardians/collaterals as needed
•Other duties as assigned

Qualifications: Successful candidates will possess Bachelor's degree and have an interest in working with school aged children. This position will require alternating weekend coverage and some holidays. New grads are welcome to apply!
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 2
  • Job Category : Student Services > School Nurse
  • Welcome to Walker School (K-8)!

    Walker is a network of facilities and professionals that provides world-class mental health services, state-of-the-art special education, expert professional training and consultation, and child welfare advocacy.

    Each year, Walker provides intensive services for hundreds of the most troubled children, youth and families. Walker’s multidisciplinary programs extend specialized therapeutic environments beyond our classrooms into family homes, public schools and community settings.

    Professionals and students from across the nation find rewarding professional development and training opportunities at Walker. As a center for innovation in child welfare, special education and children’s mental health, Walker has earned national and international recognition.

    Walker brings its mission to the world through professional dialogue and publication, and by providing leadership and advocacy on behalf of children, youth and families everywhere. Learn more about us...

    Equal Opportunity Employer

    Walker/Beacon High 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.

    Job Requirements

    • At least 1 year 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

    • Jennifer Reed
    • 917 Belmont Street
    • Watertown, Massachusetts 02472

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