Kingsley Montessori is in search of a Registered Nurse for two days per week (Tuesdays and Fridays) starting November 1, 2019. End date to be determined. Competitive hourly compensation.
Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is a premier, independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. Kingsley offers an education tailored to the talents, curiosity, and growth of each student. Our progressive, inquiry-based programs cultivate students’ social and academic development, and prepare them to advance successfully to top public and independent middle schools.
-Maintain appropriate data and record keeping, to include yearly physicals, immunizations, medication administration plans, emergency action plans and obtain parental consent forms when necessary.
-Administer and/or supervise the administration of prescription medication to students.
-Coordinate care for students attending off campus events.
-Serve as a resource to staff for medical/health related purposes involving students.
-Identifies abnormal health findings when making a nursing assessment
-Develops and implements a student health plan
-Interprets the health status of students to parents and school personnel as necessary.
-Maintains, evaluates and interprets cumulative health data to accommodate individual needs of students
-Provides for emergency nursing management for injuries/illnesses
-Assists in the control of communicable diseases
-Documents all student interactions within the electronic health record.
-Assumes other general related responsibilities as may be assigned.
-Adheres to the adopted policies of Kingsley Montessori School including, but not limited to, the medication administration policies and food allergy policies.
QUALIFICATIONS OF PREFERRED CANDIDATES:
-Massachusetts license as a Registered Nurse
-CPR & First Aid Certification
-Prior experience in pediatrics preferred
-Possess a high-level of interpersonal skills, general pleasant demeanor and respectful attitude towards all members of our community
-Ability to work collaboratively with faculty to enhance student wellness and achieve common goals
-Commitment to best practices in clinical nursing
-Commitment to meeting the needs of each child and family
-Experience using Magnus Health Portal preferred but not required
TO APPLY, CANDIDATES SHOULD SEND THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION BY EMAIL:
-A cover letter describing your interest in the position with an overview of your background and experience
-A current resume
APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:
Assistant to the Head of School
About Kingsley Montessori School
Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, Kingsley is a premier, independent day school guided by a unique blend of Montessori philosophy and innovative programming. With a growing enrollment of 336 students in Toddler through Sixth Grade, Kingsley offers a dynamic and student-centered education that strives to make the most of each student’s unique gifts and creative interests. Our progressive program offers a rigorous, integrated curriculum, which includes vast offerings in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math).