Extended School Year
Chelmsford Public Schools
Chelmsford, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 4225465 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Re-posted: May 15, 2023 Starting Date: July 5, 2023

Job Description
Part-time: Extended School Year Special Education Summer Program 2023:

Days: Monday - Thursday (20-days) July 10 to August 10, 2023 (5 weeks)
Hours: 7:45 AM to 1:15 PM (5.5 hrs/day)

**Will consider nurses job sharing this position to cover the days/time.***

Location: Center Elementary School

The Extended Year special education summer program Nurse will provide first aid to students and staff, including, administering medications, performing ordered treatments, caring for illness and documenting in accordance with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts laws and the policies and procedures of the School District.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

- Assess student’s daily visits, evaluate health status and provides care according to Chelmsford Public Schools Standing orders.

- Administers first-aid and emergency care.

- Ensures confidentiality and protects privacy

- Dispenses medications according to standard nursing practice to students at school with proper documentation of prescriber authorization and parental request.

- Communicate with school personnel in identifying and meeting social, emotional, and physical needs of the students with disabilities.

- Assist in maintaining a healthy, safe, learning environment by promoting Universal Precautions


Possession of a valid Commonwealth of Massachusetts license to practice as a Registered Nurses (RN).

Consideration will be given to Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

- Valid and current certification in cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and AED from a recognized provider (e.g., American Heart Association).

- Nursing experience in community or child health. Experience in pediatrics is preferred.

- Ability to think critically and react decisively in emergency situations.

- Demonstrated ability to be an effective communicator with students, staff members, and parents and able to maintain confidentiality.

Position Type: Summer
Positions Available: 1
Salary: $30 to $30 Per Hour

Welcome to Chelmsford Public Schools!

Located in Chelmsford Massachusetts, the Chelmsford Public Schools serves 5100 students and faculty at one pre-school, four elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. Our mission is to cultivate inspired, creative, and well-rounded lifelong learners who possess the integrity and self-direction necessary to be contributing community members.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Chelmsford 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
Please be prepared to provide copies of all valid licenses/certifications to the hiring manager in the event you are recommended for hire Please be prepared to provide copies of a current Nursing License and CPR Certification.
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

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

    Contact Information
    Amy Matson, Assistant Director of Student Services
    230 North Road
    Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01824
    Phone: 978 251 5100
    Email: matsona@chelmsford.k12.ma.us