The White Mountain School seeks a full-time School Nurse to begin duties on July 1, 2018. Founded in 1886, The White Mountain School has 125 students and is the region’s premiere small, co-ed, college-preparatory boarding and day school for grades 9-12.
The school nurse is responsible for administering primary care nursing to ill or injured students in addition to providing assessment, examination, referral and follow-up according to policies and procedures. The nurse will also administer medications as prescribed, provide first aid at school sporting events, and document care using an electronic medical record system. The nurse should have demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with interprofessional teams.
The ideal candidate will have current licensure in New Hampshire as a Registered Professional Nurse or compact state and experience working with children or adolescents. Other desirable qualities include: a high-level attention to detail, a kind and patient demeanor, excellent communication abilities, a collaborative style, strong organizational skills, proficient computer skills, a sense of humor, and an understanding of adolescents and school communities. Recent nursing program graduates will be considered.
Candidates should send cover letter and resume via email to Jessica Willis, Assistant to the Head of School (firstname.lastname@example.org). On-campus housing may be available.