Public Schools of Brookline  

SUBSTITUTE SCHOOL NURSE


Public Schools of Brookline
Brookline Public Schools
Brookline, MA

Job Details
Job ID: 3183534 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: October 7, 2019 Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

General Description:

The public schools of Brookline, a large, dynamic, diverse and exciting school community, is seeking an experienced school nurse who will serve in a pivotal role that bridges health care and education.

 

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Provide direct nursing care to students; assessment, planning, intervention, evaluation, management and referral as indicated
  • Implement and record required screening programs; notify parents when further medical evaluation is indicated.
  • Documentation of health office visits into electronic health record system
  • Prepare and maintain student health records, including current immunizations as mandated by state regulations. Create Individual Health Care Plans for students with health care concerns.
  • Administer daily and PRN (as needed) medications and nursing care procedures prescribed by the student's physician.
  • Collaboration with staff in development of 504 or IEP’s as indicated
  • Initiate emergency procedures for students and staff as needed.

Requirements Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing; Current MA nurse license;
  • Current CPR certification;
  • DESE certified; Minimum of 3 years school nurse experience

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a nurse, preferably in pediatrics, emergency or public health

 

 

The Public Schools of Brookline is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their teaching or practice to the diversity and excellence of the PSB community.


The Public Schools of Brookline is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Members of underrepresented groups and all persons committed to diversity and inclusive excellence are strongly encouraged to apply.

Position Type: Full-time


Welcome to Public Schools of Brookline!

The Public Schools of Brookline provide education to PreK through Grade 12 students in eight elementary schools , one comprehensive high school, and three Early Childhood Education sites with vision that guides education in all our schools. Brookline provides an extraordinary education for every child. Each child’s unique path to achievement is supported in academically exciting and programmatically rich environments. A dynamic, diverse community of teaching professionals works collaboratively, innovating and inspiring each other and their students. Staff gets to know students intellectually, developmentally and culturally. Students are encouraged to question and challenge ideas and participate as active citizens. Schools use a variety of assessments to get the fullest picture of student learning and growth over time. These data are shared regularly with the community, and they form the basis of how we understand and improve student, teacher and administrator performance. Parents are partners with the schools in supporting their children’s education, and schools communicate effectively so that parents are confident of the response to their child’s circumstances and needs. The community, well informed and involved in the schools, supports these efforts that continue a tradition of challenging ourselves to do better, efforts that ensure the enduring value of a Brookline education.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Brookline Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Contact Information
Jill Lawrence, Human Resources Manager
333 Washington Street
Brookline, Massachusetts 02445
Phone: 617-730-2406
Email: jill_lawrence@psbma.org



Public Schools of Brookline

Brookline Town Hall, 5th Floor  � 333 Washington Street  � Brookline MA � 02445
Email: info@brookline.k12.ma.us � Phone: (617) 730-2401 � Fax: (617) 730-2601