The Lab School of Washington is seeking a full-time registered nurse at its Reservoir Campus (grades 5-12) beginning in late January. Lab’s program for students with learning differences is dynamic and team-centered.
In addition to assessing students and dispensing medication, managing immunization and action plans for the school year and athletics, the Nurse is responsible for organizing medications for field trips and domestic/international travel, updating the Health & Wellness Guidelines, and reviewing applications for potential students. The Nurse is a member of the administrative team, the Safety, Health, and Emergency Committee, coordinates with the nurse at the Foxhall Campus (grades 1-4), and presents a medication course each fall to all teachers. The Nurse manages the health room during the four-week summer session.
A master’s degree in Nursing, a license to practice in the District of Columbia, and school or camp experience required. Other qualifications include strong interpersonal and technology skills, a collegial approach, and excellent organizational skills.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, application (found on the school’s website), and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
For almost 50 years, The Lab School has been providing an exceptional academic experience for intelligent students (grades 1-12) with learning differences. The first school of its type in the nation, The Lab School enjoys a worldwide reputation for transforming lives and guiding students on the path toward success.
The Lab School of Washington is an innovative learning community fostering schol...arship and creativity in students with different learning styles. In an environment of inquiry and hands-on exploration, Lab School students learn to advocate for themselves as they become engaged and compassionate members of a global society. The goals of the institution are to:
provide a rigorous, best in class, college-preparatory education;
prepare students for a lifetime of learning;
provide intensive remediation and teach useful learning strategies;
use visual and performing arts to facilitate the education process;
bring multi-sensory and experiential learning methods into the classroom;
support and educate parents;
pioneer research and design new methodologies to remain on the cutting edge of the field;
incorporate the latest technology into all Lab School programs;
provide a challenging yet collaborative environment for staff and invest in professional development;
disseminate the results of our programs to public and private schools that serve students who learn in both traditional and non-traditional ways.