Morgan Park Academy has an opening for a Substitute Nurse. Founded in 1873, Morgan Park Academy is a co-educational, college preparatory, independent day school in Chicago dedicated to preparing students to pursue the highest levels of educational excellence with an emphasis on independent thinking and global leadership.
Summary: Provides basic health care to students, including basic first aid, medication administration as ordered by a health care provider and/or requested by a parent. Evaluates ill students in accordance to established policies and procedures, and makes parent contact as necessary. Provides care in emergencies, contacting parents and EMS when necessary. As necessary, maintains accurate health records for each student, including immunizations, mandated health screenings, emergency contact information, and medical history as reported by the parent and health care provider.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide basic first aid and emergency care for ill and injured students
Contact 911 in emergency situations
Accurately record office visits, medication administration, vision and hearing screenings, and health related concerns
Administer medication, following the district medication policy and physician orders
Maintain accurate medication count logs, medication administration forms, and medication disposal records
Review health screening information and record information into the student’s health record
This position is a substitute/on-call position. Hourly pay is negotiable depending on experience. Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter directly to email@example.com; Due to the volume of applications that we receive, no phone calls please.
About Morgan Park Academy
Founded in 1873, Morgan Park Academy is a
coeducational, college preparatory, independent day school dedicated to preparing students to pursue the highest levels of educational excellence with an emphasis on independent thinking and scholarship.
We reflect a wide array of diversity and apply a global lens to curriculum to prepare students to act as leaders in the dynamic world of the future. We also expect students to live up to the highest standards of human values. Our track record shows that Morgan Park Academy students consistently achieve success in college and embrace leadership roles throughout their lives.
Our highly motivated faculty is complemented by a stimulating, time-tested curriculum. We have some of the smallest class sizes among the top schools in Illinois. The strengths of Morgan Park Academy according to a survey of our parents and students are:
Small class sizes.
Commitment to learning.
Diversity of student community.
The individual attention students receive.
A fully-integrated academic program.
The friendly atmosphere.
Morgan Park Academy provides an engaging, personal learning experience for students from Preschool through High School.