Registered Nurse - Part time
  • Registered Nurse
  • Wellness

Kingsley Montessori School, Boston, MA

Accredited by AISNE and AMS

Kingsley Montessori is in search of a Registered Nurse for two days per week (Tuesdays and Fridays) starting October 1st, 2019.

ABOUT US: Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is a premier, independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. Kingsley offers an education tailored to the talents, curiosity, and growth of each student. Our progressive, inquiry-based programs cultivate students’ social and academic development and prepare them to advance successfully to top public and independent middle schools.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain appropriate data and record keeping, to include yearly physicals, immunizations, medication administration plans, emergency action plans and obtain parental consent forms when necessary.
  • Administer and/or supervise the administration of prescription medication to students.
  • Coordinate care for students attending off campus events.
  • Serve as a resource to staff for medical/health related purposes involving students.
  • Identifies abnormal health findings when making a nursing assessment
  • Develops and implements a student health plan
  • Interprets the health status of students to parents and school personnel as necessary.
  • Maintains, evaluates and interprets cumulative health data to accommodate individual needs of students
  • Provides for emergency nursing management for injuries/illnesses
  • Assists in the control of communicable diseases
  • Documents all student interactions within the electronic health record.
  • Assumes other general related responsibilities as may be assigned.
  • Adheres to the adopted policies of Kingsley Montessori School including, but not limited to, the medication administration policies and food allergy policies

QUALIFICATIONS OF PREFERRED CANDIDATES:

  • Massachusetts license as a Registered Nurse
  • CPR & First Aid Certification
  • Prior experience in pediatrics preferred
  • Possess a high-level of interpersonal skills, general pleasant demeanor and respectful attitude towards all members of our community
  • Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance student wellness and achieve common goals
  • Commitment to best practices in clinical nursing
  • Commitment to meeting the needs of each child and family
  • Experience using Magnus Health Portal preferred but not required

TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION BY EMAIL: ‚óŹ

  • A cover letter describing your interest in the position with an overview of your background and experience
  • A current resume

APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:

Karen Diamond

Assistant to the Head of School

working@kingsley.org