School RN Position Now Available

Waltham, MA
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Exciting Opportunity: Full-Time Registered Nurse (RN) Position in Waltham, MA

Location: Waltham, Massachusetts

Are you a dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse seeking a rewarding career opportunity? Look no further! Blazer Jobs, in collaboration with a leading school district in Waltham, MA, is delighted to announce a full-time RN position for the upcoming school year. If you have a minimum of one year of experience and meet all federal and state requirements for licensing and certifications, we invite you to apply for this dynamic role.

Position Overview: As a Registered Nurse in Waltham, MA, you will play a vital role in promoting the health and well-being of students within the school community. Working closely with students, families, and school staff, you will assess, plan, and implement nursing care to support students' physical and emotional needs. By providing compassionate care, health education, and advocacy, you will help create a safe and nurturing environment where all students can thrive.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct nursing care and support to students with diverse health needs, including medication administration, wound care, and management of chronic conditions
  • Conduct health assessments and screenings to identify students at risk for health-related issues and develop appropriate interventions and care plans
  • Collaborate with school personnel, parents, and healthcare providers to ensure coordinated care and support for students with complex medical needs
  • Administer first aid and emergency care as needed, responding quickly and effectively to medical emergencies and injuries occurring on school grounds
  • Educate students, families, and staff about health promotion, disease prevention, and safety measures to promote overall wellness and reduce health risks
  • Maintain accurate and confidential medical records, documentation, and reporting in compliance with state and federal regulations
  • Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings, Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meetings, and other school-based committees to address students' health needs and support their academic success
  • Stay informed about current healthcare trends, best practices, and legal requirements relevant to school nursing practice
  • Serve as a resource and advocate for students with disabilities, ensuring access to educational opportunities and accommodations as needed
  • Promote a culture of health and wellness within the school community through health promotion activities, campaigns, and initiatives

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing from an accredited institution
  • Valid Registered Nurse (RN) license in the state of Massachusetts
  • Minimum of one year of clinical nursing experience, preferably in a school or pediatric setting
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Strong assessment, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and collaborate with diverse stakeholders
  • Commitment to providing high-quality, compassionate care to students and families
  • Knowledge of federal and state regulations governing school nursing practice

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including vision, medical, and dental insurance
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with employer matching contributions
  • Internal payroll system with weekly direct deposit for convenience
  • Professional support and advocacy services
  • Opportunities for continuing education and career advancement

How to Apply: Don't miss this exciting opportunity to join our team and make a difference in the lives of students in Waltham, MA! To apply for the full-time RN position, please email a copy of your resume to Patrick Skirpan at [email protected]. For more information about this position, including details about pay and benefits, please call or text Patrick at (813) 219-1129.

Take the next step in your nursing career and become part of our dynamic team at Blazer Jobs. Apply now and help promote health and wellness in the school community of Waltham, MA!

Patrick Skirpan
Recruiting Advisor
(813) 219-1129
[email protected]

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