School Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Newton Country Day School, Newton, MA

Accredited by NEASC

Newton Country Day School, a Catholic, independent college preparatory school for girls in grades 5-12, is seeking an experienced nurse for 2-3 days per week for the remainder of the academic year (March 1- June 15). Occasional remote or on-site weekend work may be required.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the administering of COVID-19 testing, using the Anterior Nasal Swab test
  • Manage routine daily health care needs including medication administration
  • Maintain cumulative electronic student health records
  • Provide emergency services to and coordinate transportation of students in need of emergency care
  • Follow up with student, family, school personnel, and others if a documented traumatic brain injury has been sustained
  • Meet regularly with the school psychologist, social worker, learning specialist, and nutritionist to plan and implement strategies to assist students and families with behavioral health issues                                                                                                    
  • Consult with NCDS Physician Consultant to review medications, policies, and student health issues as needed
  • Maintain health room data and submit reports as required by the MA Department of Public Health
  • Interpret student health needs to teachers as needed

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, RN MA licensure, current CPR/AED certified.  Strong clinical background in adolescent health care.  Two or more years of nursing experience required.

Interested applicants should email resumes to the Office of the Headmistress: elevine@newtonsh.org.

Newton Country Day School is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce.