School Nurse Per Diem

Millbrook School is seeking a per diem registered nurse. The per diem school nurse position is a non-exempt hourly position that reports to the director of the Miller Brown Health Center. The schedule is based on when school is in session or students are on campus.
  • Must possess a NYS RN license and CPR certification.
  • Minimum one (1) year nursing experience.
  • Must have basic computer skills and the ability to learn new programs.
  • Schedule requires the ability to work flexible hours, based on the needs of the health center.
Duties and Responsibilities
  • General care and medical distribution for the student population.
  • Monitor and dispense prescription medications based on instructions from physicians & parents.
  • Evaluate students’ ailments and work closely with the nurse practitioner and medical director.
  • Communicate with parents & teachers pertaining to any & all medical emergencies, illnesses & injuries.
  • Examine and authenticate vaccination records.
  • Educate students on handwashing, germs, and other health care and safety issues.
  • Maintain accurate and organized medical files on students.
  • Knowledgeable in facility Privacy Practices and complies by protecting all students’ health information.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Specific Requirements & Essential Functions
  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with personnel, students, and family members.
  • Must have patience, tact, cheerful disposition & the ability to work harmoniously with others.
  • Ability to minimize waste of supplies, misuse of equipment, etc.
  • Be able to follow written and oral instructions & be proficient in written communication.
  • Must be knowledgeable in the use of office and computer equipment.
Physical & Sensory Requirements (With or Without the Aid of Mechanical Devices)
  • Must be able to move intermittently throughout the workday.
  • Must be able to work in person (on campus) and must have the ability to work a flexible schedule.
  • Must be able to cope with the mental and emotional stress of the position.
  • Must possess sight/hearing senses or use prosthetics that will enable these senses to function adequately so that the requirements of this position can be fully met.
  • Must function independently, have flexibility, and the ability to work effectively with others.
  • Must be able to operate office equipment.
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, and move office equipment, supplies, etc., without restrictions.
  • Must be able to assist in the lifting, moving, positioning, or evacuation of students in need of medical attention.

In compliance with the NYS Salary Transparency Law, the rate for a per diem or part-time RN is $40.84/ hour.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to Patti Starzyk at