Part Time School Nurse

Wellan Montessori School | Newton Centre, MA, United States

Posted Date 5/06/2020

Position Overview

Wellan Montessori School is currently seeking an experienced school nurse to serve students age 15 months grade 8.  This is a part time position (approximately 20-30 hours per week), with the potential to become full time during the 2020-2021 school year.  The school nurse will be primarily responsible for assessing student health needs, reviewing individual action plans for students with allergies or chronic medical conditions, responding to student injuries and illnesses, managing and administering student medication, and maintaining student health and immunization records in accordance with state regulations.  This position will also support the school administration's ongoing development of school health policy and curriculum as needed.

The ideal candidate will be highly organized, detail oriented, and thorough.  This individual will possess strong verbal and written communication skills, and have the ability to adapt effectively to changing student and school needs.  Confidence working with young children and communicating with parents is critical.

Work Hours

Monday to Friday, approximately 20-30 hours per week (schedule may vary). Potential to become full time during the 2020-2021 school year.

Occasional attendance at additional meetings and events outside of regular position hours may be required.

Job Requirements

  • Valid RN license required.
  • Experience working with young children and toddlers in an educational environment required.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred.
  • Letter of interest/cover letter, resume, and at least two references required to be considered for this position.

About Wellan Montessori School:

Wellan Montessori School is an independent, coeducational school for students age 15 months through grade 8 located in Newton Centre, Massachusetts. We serve a diverse community of over 180 families from throughout the greater Boston area. Our programs are rooted in the Montessori philosophy and feature a student-centered curriculum that places a special emphasis on developing the executive function skills and habits of behavior needed for independent learning and life-long success. To learn more about Wellan's mission and values, visit our website at

Wellan Montessori School believes that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, pregnancy, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under federal or Massachusetts law.  The School will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.  The School's equal employment opportunity practices extend to recruitment, hiring, job assignment, compensation, benefits, transfer, promotion, training, discipline, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Credential Level
Credential Required (level not specified)
Education Required
Bachelor's Degree
Job Type
Allied Health - RN, LPN, OT, PT, SP
Position Type
Part-Time (academic year)
Phone(617) 969-4488

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