Kingsley Montessori is in search of a Registered Nurse for two days per week (Tuesdays and Fridays) starting October 1st, 2019.
ABOUT US: 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.
Please visit our website at www.kingsley.org for more information.
? 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