The Agnes Irwin School seeks an experienced registered nurse, to serve as the Long-term Substitute Nurse in the Middle and Upper Schools. The primary purpose of this position is to promote, protect, and maintain optimal levels of wellness of all students, during the sabbatical leave of the permanent school nurse. This temporary, full-time position will begin on January 16, 2019, and continue through the end of the 2018-2019 school year.
Essential responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: • Administering first aid in accordance with established first aid procedures • Observing and assessing students to detect physical and mental health needs, and reporting observations to appropriate staff • Maintenance of daily health log • Communication with parents, school personnel, physicians or other agencies on student health matters, as needed • Maintenance of a sanitary and safe clinic • Ensuring student health confidentiality
Successful candidates will possess: • College degree • Professional Nursing License in the State of Pennsylvania • Demonstrated knowledge to adhere to the Standards of Practice of Pennsylvania Nurse Practice Act • Prior pediatric and/or adolescent care experience strongly preferred • Current CPR/AED/first aid certifications • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills • Ability and desire to work in a demanding environment, adept at balancing multiple tasks and objectives • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite, Google Apps, and knowledge of student information management systems preferred • Positive regard for girls and young women an absolute necessity
Interested candidates must apply for this position by using the following link to an online application: http://www.schoolspring.com/job?3010627
Please do not use the "Continue to Application" option on this web site, as The Agnes Irwin School only accepts applications submitted through the above referenced link.
The Agnes Irwin School is actively recruiting candidates in accordance with diversity plans, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.