Milton Hershey School

At Milton Hershey School, our employees shape the lives of the students they serve every day. Employees bring diverse skills and experiences to our school community. The common thread we share is our commitment to the school’s mission. We go the extra mile to provide students with the support they need to reach their full potential.Every employee at Milton Hershey School – from our teachers and houseparents to our groundskeepers and maintenance workers – has the power to make a difference for our students

Mar 06, 2019
Milton Hershey School (MHS) is currently seeking a part-time Registered School Nurse (RN) for its Pre-K through 12th grade students from lower income.  The unique and very child-centered structure of MHS’s Health Services programs enables nurses to focus where their heart is – on student care.   MHS School Nurses use their clinical expertise to provide comprehensive health care - identifying and treating health concerns, as well as participating in a pro-active health and wellness programming.  Through this work, the health services team positively impacts the lives of students from very diverse backgrounds. The shift/schedule for this position is every other weekend triage (9:00 am-9:30 pm/8:00 am- 8:30 pm) up to 29 hours per week, and it may vary based on the school-based clinics and Health Center Department needs (year-round schedule). The ability to have a flexible schedule is essential for this position. Bargaining unit position with Milton Hershey Education Association (MHEA). Qualifications: PA RN License required, Bachelor’s degree in nursing, preferred. Minimum two years nursing experience, required. Valid license to practice as a registered nurse in PA, required. Valid PA Driver's license in good standing, required. Physical assessment, emergency nursing, counseling and health teaching skills Ability to function as an interdisciplinary team member. Ability and willingness to be flexible regarding the work schedule is essential. Sound decision-making skills. Current CPR certification and advanced first aid training. Experience in primary pediatric, school health and/or emergency nursing. School Nurse Certification a plus. Candidates should be willing to actively engage with MHS students. Must demonstrate high level of integrity, as all MHS Staff are considered to be role models for the MHS students.
Milton Hershey School Part-Time
Oct 04, 2018
Do you love working with children and youth to shape their lives in a positive direction? Do you enjoy working with your spouse?  Would you enjoy managing a large-scale home and creating family traditions for those in your care? Consider Flex Houseparenting at the Milton Hershey School in Hershey, Pennsylvania!!   Milton Hershey School Flex Houseparents live and work in homes on campus with 8 to 12 children. Flex Houseparents are care-givers and role models for the students - living with them in campus homes. Flex Houseparents oversee the children's daily lives including the start of their day (prayer/devotions, healthy breakfast, appropriate dress & to school on-time) as well as upon their return from classes (healthy dinners, homework, chores, driving to/from extra-curricular in school vans, & to bed in a timely manner). Also responsible for administrative duties, home management, Sunday chapel attendance with students, meeting participation & training attendance.   Flex Houseparents actively engage with the students as they oversee the students and the home so the children live & learn in caring well-structured homes. Flex Houseparents also partner with the students, teachers, health professionals, administrators, & students' parents/guardians to ensure students reach their full potential.    Milton Hershey Flex Houseparents work in a “flex arrangement”, working in a variety of homes until placed in an assigned home or quad of homes. This position is a year round position. Flex Houseparents work 12 days on & 3 days off.  Private apartments for the Flex House-parents are provided, NO PETS permitted. Flex Houseparent couples are permitted to have up to two of their own children residing with them.  Minimum starting salary per married couple is $71,238.00 . Housing, utilities & meals are provided by nature of the job.  Additionally, there is an excellent benefits package.  Paid training and relocation assistance is provided. For more details about this position, view the link “ careers as a houseparent ” on the employment page. The hiring process takes up to 4 months. Apply now for a class slated to start in April 2019. Qualifications: To apply, married couples must complete separate on-line applications & provide different individual e-mail addresses. Couples must be legally married for a minimum of 3 years. Both spouses must be at least age 27. High School Diploma or GED equivalent as a minimum. Candidates should demonstrate a high degree of integrity, as all MHS staff are considered to be role models for MHS students. Demonstrated successful experience (paid or volunteer) working with children, preferably children from poverty. Exceptional interpersonal skills with children, youth & adults. Organizational & budgeting skills. Demonstrated success independently managing dynamic environments. Flexibility required. Must be willing and able to work in student homes of either gender or various age ranges. Capable of handling emergency responses including medical. Each spouse must have a valid driver's license in good standing & willingness to learn to drive a 10-passenger van. No more than two dependent children in residence. No pets permitted Fluency in English required & fluency in Spanish a plus. Please note the selection/hiring process is extensive including on-line application & assessment, phone screens, on-campus interview, reference checks, in-depth background checks & medical clearances, which includes a 50 lbs. lift test. U.S. Work Authorization required.
Milton Hershey School Hershey, PA, USA Full-Time