Private elementary school for special needs children on the Upper East Side of Manhattan seeks a Registered Nurse to add to our nursing department. The qualified applicant will work with the Supervising School Nurse, administering medication and first aid as needed. Duties shall include daily traveling with classes to the off-site physical education facility on the next city block, as well as accompanying students with medication needs on various field trips throughout New York City.
This is a 12 month position, including a 6 week summer session in July and August. Excellent communication skills and at least 2 years professional experience as a Registered Nurse required. School nursing experience a plus. Pediatric experience with allergies, seizure disorders, and diabetic care preferred.
Requirements: NYS RN license, CPR certification, at least 2 years professional experience
Please submit resume AND cover letter indicating RN in the subject line. Applications without cover letters will be denied.
About The Gillen Brewer School
The Gillen Brewer School is a reputable special needs school in the Upper East Side of Manhattan dedicated to transforming the lives of young children with a wide variety of language, emotional, developmental and learning disabilities. The school specializes in educating children with challenging, and often multiple disabilities including language-based and non-verbal learning disabilities.