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|School Name||University Prep|
|City, State||Seattle, WA|
Reports to: Executive Assistant and Board Assistant
FTE: 1.0 FTE (Academic Year + 2 Weeks)
University Prep is seeking a talented, compassionate, and engaging School Nurse to help us advance our vision of being an inclusive community of learners that provides an outstanding education for each individual in a diverse student population. We are looking for someone who can work effectively independently as well as part of a team. We need a leader who understands best practices in nursing, and can help the school reach its strategic planning goals. We are looking for staff and faculty who share our belief that a culturally rich and inclusive school community provides students with the best possible environment for a quality education. Salary is competitive with public and independent schools. University Prep offers an excellent benefits package, opportunities for professional development, and an extraordinary work environment.
Who We Are:
University Preparatory Academy is an independent 6-12 school located in an urban residential section of Seattle, WA, one of the country’s most diverse and dynamic cities. We are a strong and vibrant community of students, families, faculty, staff, and alumni who collaboratively create an exceptional educational experience for every student. The School is a place of great teaching and joyful learning; a community that joins together to raise up our children to be caring and productive adults; a place where all students and families have equitable access to all the school has to offer, and a place where every family and student feels equally enfranchised and at home. To us, diversity and inclusivity are not addenda, they are embodied in all facets of our school culture. University Prep believes that our shared values of integrity, respect, and responsibility are essential to accomplish our mission of developing each student’s potential to become an intellectually courageous, socially responsible citizen of the world.
The School Nurse will provide first aid to students on school premises, coordinate routine health assessments and health screenings to mitigate health and safety risks, and collaborate with parents, primary care physicians, and appropriate school personnel to develop student healthcare plans. This position is responsible for helping to develop and implement health and safety policies and procedures in support of the school’s mission and in compliance with federal, state, and local laws.
Required Education & Experience:
Experience working in a school
If this sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you. Please click on the link below to complete our online employment application, and upload your résumé and a cover letter telling us why you are interested in and qualified for this position.
Thank you for your interest in University Prep and this position.
This description is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this position. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.