Darrow School is seeking a School Nurse that will report to the Dean of Students and serve as a member of the health team, and be an integral part of the Darrow community. Ideal candidate will be able to partner with students, families, faculty and health providers to provide students health services that facilitate optimal physical, mental, emotional and social growth, and development. Must be dynamic, detail oriented, adaptable and have an understanding and appreciation of adolescent development. It is critical that the School Nurse be able to maintain confidentiality, provide keen customer service and treat students with kindness, compassion and respect. They must listen to students, assess and address health concerns and communicate both orally and in writing with faculty, school administrators, and families when students are injured, sick, or experiencing other health concerns. The School Nurse must be fully integrated into the community, interacting with students and faculty both in and outside of health services office, including living on campus during the academic year. This position requires working at minimum 40 hours per week during the academic year and be on-call for needs that arise after hours.
Competitive salary and benefits, with campus housing. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com <School Nurse Job Description>
Darrow School, an independent, co-ed, boarding and day school for grades 9-12, offers a comprehensive and individually focused college-preparatory curriculum that features a unique combination of classroom instruction, experiential learning, and environmental consciousness. The School is located on 365 acres in the Town of New Lebanon, located on the New York State side of the Berkshires, and is comprised of 26 buildings, 16 of which are Shaker-built and designated as Registered National Historic Landmark buildings.
Darrow offers a generous benefit package that includes retirement, health, life, and disability insurance plans, vacation, holiday and sick leave. Many positions are year-round; others offer an academic-year schedule. Given the residential responsibilities of a boarding school, housing is provided for numerous position either in a dormitory or residences on campus.
Darrow School does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, age, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, or sexual orientation, in the administration of any of its employment practices, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, educational, athletic, recreational, and other school-administered programs.
Darrow is an equal opportunity employer boasting a beautiful work setting and a supportive community environment.