Assistant School Nurse (RN only) Position Full Time, 12 month position includes summer session. Private elementary school for special needs children seeks a Registered Nurse as Assistant School Nurse. The qualified applicant will work under the supervision of the School Nurse, assisting as needed in medication administration and first aid. These duties shall include frequent travelling 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 the greater New York City area. 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 RN required. School nursing experience a plus. Pediatric experience with allergies, seizure disorders and diabetic care preferred. Start date July 5th 2017.
Requirements: Registered Nurse, at least 2 years professional experience, CPR card, NYS RN license
- Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field
- Master’s degree in Special Education or enrollment in a Master’s program, preferred
- Independent school teaching experience preferred
- Knowledge of the cognitive, linguistic, and developmental needs of students with special needs
- Strong communication and organizational skills
Gillen Brewer offers competitive salaries commensurate with experience and a comprehensive professional development program. All applicants are required to submit a resume, cover letter, and two reference letters. Please submit to Cathy Kaufman Iger and indicate "Assistant Teacher" in the email subject line.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The Gillen Brewer School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, ethnic origin, sex, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.