School Nurse

Staff / Full-Time

Crossroads Academy, Lyme, NH

School Nurse 

2022-2023

100% FTE

Exempt under FLSA

 

Responsibilities:

  • Serve as School Nurse for students enrolled at Crossroads Academy five days a week
  • Oversee the general operations of the health office
  • Triage for illness, injury, and mental health issues/implement first aid treatments/treat for illnesses
  • In collaboration with other employees, update emergency response plan annually and provide training to Staff & Faculty
  • Participate in assigned committees
  • Schedule and monitor all emergency safety drills, including for fire and lockdown
  • Provide annual training for faculty in universal precautions, confidentiality issues, and special health care issues
  • Provide instruction to office staff as needed re: health office assistance
  • Implement policies and procedures related to health and safety and accident reports
  • Implement individualized student health plans, and individualized emergency action plans
  • Assist with student health screenings for grades K-8
  • Contact parents and refer to physicians as needed
  • Serve as a liaison as needed regarding emotional/behavioral health issues
  • Assist with student mental health issues and coordinate responses with the heads of the Middle School and the Lower School
  • Serve as a health liaison to the Crossroads community, Upper Valley, and medical community
  • Co-teach health classes with the PE teacher
  • Supervise substitute nurses & provide substitute lesson plans
  • Communicate with individual parents and via health office web page and email if needed regarding health issues/trends/opportunities
  • Provide additional faculty in-service training as needed
  • Function as an integral part of the admin team
  • Assist with documentation on workman’s comp issues
  • Such other duties as may be assigned to you

Sick and Personal Days:

  • 8 sick days per year (for yourself or immediate family member)
  • 2 personal days per year plus 4 days (meetings and events see below)
  • Days will be added to paid time off accruals for additional days worked at camps, presentations, and/or activities

Hours: 

Five days a week from 7:45 am – 3:15 pm. Additional time for off campus meetings plus attendance at most full faculty meetings

*additional hours outside of the standard workday may be required for health-centered or other presentations/activities; these add’l hours, if any, could be traded for regular workday hours

Position reports to: Head of School

 

 

Crossroads Academy

Lyme, NH
Elementary, Middle School
Day
All Gender