Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School
Dennis-Yarmouth Regional School District
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3047421 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: January 28, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description
Substitute nurses needed on an as-needed, as-called basis.

The school nurse is responsible for addressing the immediate health needs of students and providing onsite care. The school nurse will support learning through improved attendance levels and assist students who may have health and behavioral risks.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Manage a comprehensive and coordinated health service program for students within the school setting.

Implement mandated health screenings.

Manage the school’s medication program.

Assess children for a wide range of physical and behavioral illnesses.

Implement disease management education for children with illnesses such as diabetes and asthma. Process may involve children’s families.

Prevent spread of communicable diseases.

Provide emergency care.

Coordinate health service and education efforts with teachers, administrators, athletic directors, health educators, food service personnel, etc.

Collaborate with parents, community health care providers and agencies.

Maintain comprehensive and cumulative health records for students.

Write on-the-job injury reports for staff members and forward reports to Central Office for processing.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 5
Salary: $120 to $120 Per Day

Welcome to Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School!

Our School will achieve its mission when students:

Think creatively and critically
Communicate effectively and appropriately
Collaborate for a common purpose
Respect themselves and others
Become active citizens
Practice and demonstrate personal wellness

Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School provides a wide range of exciting educational opportunities for all of our students. We have the college preparatory classes, honors level courses and the Advanced Placement classes necessary for academic success. If students want a class we do not offer in our school, they can take the course online through the Cape’s largest Virtual High School program. Our 8th Grade Early High School program has experienced tremendous success with its emphasis on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). We offer many electives including technology classes, a strong art program, and a first class music program. Students can balance classroom academics with work-based learning internships in the community so they can see how their knowledge is put into use in a real world setting. Sports teams, clubs and many other after school activities help round out the D-Y experience. Come to D-Y for a great educational experience. We will help you achieve your dreams. Go Dolphins!

Job Requirements
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university. Minimum of two years of experience in pediatrics, community he

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from students, parents and staff.

Ability to calculate figures and amounts.

Ability to run District software programs.

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Valid licensure from Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to work as a School Nurse.
Current license as a Registered Nurse in Massachusetts.
Current CPR certification.
alth or related field.
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Master degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Dennis-Yarmouth Human Resources
    296 Station Ave.
    South Yarmouth, Massachusetts 026641862
    Phone: (508) 398-7611