Who You Are
- An education reformer with an unwavering commitment to the Democracy Prep mission of college success and authentic civic engagement for our scholars.
- A Nurse who is looking to assess the health needs of students and administer appropriate care to students and staff.
- RN credentials required.
- Bachelor’s degree required.
- NJ Certified School Nurse certification preferred.
What You’ll Do
- Provide temporary and emergency care to ill or injured students in our middle school and high school.
- Evaluate the student's’ total health and development status through comprehensive health assessments.
- Dispense, monitor, and record all students’ medications for acute and chronic health problems, consult with physician and parent regarding recommendation for medication adjustments or changes when needed.
- Determine and maintain health clinic inventory of equipment and supplies per health services guidelines.
- Promote a positive image of school district and positive public relations at all times.
- Support the development and maintenance of school wellness program. Conduct school programs in accordance with state requirements.
- Maintain a daily log of pertinent student health information.
- Assist with health and safety in-service and education programs.
- Complete accident reports of injuries for principal.
Salary is commensurate with your experience. Democracy Prep employees are provided with a benefits package that includes medical, vision, and dental insurance, parental leave, tuition reimbursement, a smartphone, and a laptop. Along with participating in the mandatory NJ Pension Plan, employees have the choice of enrolling in a pre-tax 403b or post-tax Roth with Democracy Prep.
Democracy Prep is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, familial status, domestic violence victim status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Our mission is to educate responsible citizen-scholars who will change the world. We strongly believe that by building a DREAM team that represents numerous perspectives, backgrounds, and expertises, we can achieve this goal together. This is a value we highly support and strongly encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.
See Inside the Office of Democracy Prep Public Schools
Founded in 2005, Democracy Prep is on a mission to educate responsible citizen-scholars for a life of active citizenship. Built on a “no excuses” model, Democracy Prep’s network of schools serves over 5,000 scholars who prove year after year that demographics do not determine destiny, and that low-income students can be successful in the college of their choice.
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