School Nurse - On-call

    • Job Tracking ID: 512692-737059
    • Job Location: Worcester, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: 9mp contract
    • Date Updated: July 14, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Worcester Academy, a high school boarding community, is seeking two on-call nurses, one for a second shift from 3:00 to 11:00, and another nurse to cover 11pm-7am during the week. Both positions include one weekend a month starting at 4:00pm on Friday to 7:00am Monday. Flexibility is highly desired.

Some of the responsibilities include the ability to work independently, provide guidance when taking calls from dorm parents, conduct a phone health assessment and if needed drive to campus to assess and care for students who may become ill. Additionally, in a health crisis you may be required to report to work for your shift or remain at work if instructed by the Director of Health Services or the Associate Head of School.

Base rate for on-call duties, current school nurse rate applied if needed on campus.

Experience and Skills:

RN preferred/LPN considered; current appropriate license and at least 3 to 5 years of previous experience working with adolescents in a health care environment; school experience is a plus.