Bellingham Public Schools
Employment Opportunities

SCHOOL NURSE FOR AUGUST SUMMER PROGRAMS (#53)


Bellingham Public Schools
Bellingham, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3864020 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: June 28, 2022 Starting Date: August 8, 2022

THIS IS AN INTERNAL JOB POSTING FOR MEMBERS OF
CURRENT BELLINGHAM (MA) PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEES

Job Description
BELLINGHAM PUBLIC SCHOOLS
BELLINGHAM, MASSACHUSETTS
VACANCY #53

DATE: May 2, 2022
TITLE: Summer Transition/Summer Program School Nurse (2 positions)
SALARY: $35 per hour, subject to grant funding. Programs will run from Monday through Thursday, August 8th - August 18th from 9:00am - 12:00pm. Building assignments will be contingent upon student enrollment and needs and may include travel to multiple buildings. Nurse will be consulted in any emergencies.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Observe students in the summer programs on a regular basis to detect health needs
2. Assumes authority, in the absence of a physician, for the care of a student or staff member who has suffered an injury or emergency illness
3. Administers first aid if needed in accordance with established first aid procedures
4. May include: medication administration, tube feeding administration, ostomy care, tracheostomy care, catheter care, ADL assistance and other elements specific to students in the program
5. Perform specific medical procedures as prescribed and outlined in student healthcare plans

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
2. Registered Nurse with a valid license in Massachusetts
3. MA DESE School Nurse License
4. Current certification in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and first aid from a recognized provider
5. Current member of the Bellingham Public Schools staff preferred

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:
1. Applicants should apply via SchoolSpring
2. This position is open until filled. Internal applicants must submit notice of intent to apply by Wednesday, May 11, 2022.
3. Following initial screening, those candidates selected for personal interviews will be notified










Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 2
Salary: $35 to $35 Per Hour


Welcome to Bellingham Public Schools!

Thank you for you interest in our district. Please be advised the notification on the status on your application will be provided through SchoolSpring. You will receive further notification if you are selected to be interviewed for this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Bellingham 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.

Job Requirements
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor 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
    Cindy Haley Higgins, Professional Development/Grant Coordinator
    4 Mechanic Street
    Bellingham, Massachusetts 02019
    Phone: 508-883-1706
    Fax: 508-883-5089
    Email: chaleyhiggins@bpsdk12.org