Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for an experienced nurse for the East Campus (grades 6-12) to begin immediately. We are looking for individuals with an RN or LVN license in California (a School Nurse Certificate and Public Health Certificate are desirable). The nurse works collaboratively to support the learning experience of students by providing students with health care and evaluating their health needs.
Duties & Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Provide major and minor first aid to students and referring students to community agencies and clinics as required
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
Consult with and providing advice to the administration, faculty, and staff regarding students’ specific health issues which may impact their learning experience
Serve as a health education resource contact for students, parents, and employees
Maintain student health/medical files
File required state reports
Engage in professional and personal development and commit to growth in the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion
Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
Create an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view
Participate and initiate opportunities that demonstrate one's growth, knowledge, and skills
Other duties as assigned by the Directors, Middle and Upper School
In addition, a candidate should possess the following professional and personal qualities:
Strong collaboration and cross-cultural competence
Commitment to professional growth and to high professional standards
Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
Flexibility and a strong work ethic
Self-motivated, with strong organizational skills
A minimum of five years of experience in a related field of nursing
COVID vaccination is required for this position unless a candidate has a legally valid exemption.
The salary range for this position is based on annual $80,00 - $110,00 and will be prorated according to the period of time the candidate is employed in this role.
Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com. Please submit a letter of interest and a resume to the contact person listed below. In your letter, highlight your education and experience specifically related to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Mission & ValuesBrentwood School is a vibrant and diverse community whose purpose is to promote personal and intellectual growth. We provide challenging, engaging programs in a nurturing learning environment, devoting care and attention to every student. Embracing high standards of character, commitment, and achievement. Brentwood School encourages students to think critically and creatively and to act ethically. In its relatively short history, Brentwood School has grown to be one of the premier independent day schools in Southern California. Founded as a non-profit corporation in 1972, Brentwood School acquired the Brentwood Military Academy, which had existed since 1902. Brentwood School opened in the fall of 1972 as a co-educational, college preparatory day school with grades 6-10. Grade 11 was added in fall 1973, and the school graduated its first senior class in June 1975.