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).
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.
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