Allied Health Sciences
The Center School invites applicants for the following: Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner, APRN/Clinical Nurse Specialist or Physician’s Assistant: Provides direct care and clinical management of students from a medical and psychological perspective. In conjunction with school nurse, sees students in the milieu and treats minor complaints of acute episodes, other minor injuries and illnesses, chronic mental health conditions & monitors/supervises psychiatric medication compliancy in order to oversee the general health and well-being of students. Oversees writing of school district health plans and goals, individual health plans, health manuals and policies.
Center School is a 12-month, special education day school serving students ages 4 to 22 with a variety of special education needs, including Asperger's Disorder, Attention Deficit Disorder, Autism, Behaviorally Disordered, Developmentally Disabled, Emotionally Disturbed, Language Impaired, Learning Disabled, Mentally Ill, Mildly/Moderately Mentally Retarded, Multiple Handicaps, Non-Verbal Learning Disabilities, Pervasive Development Disorder, Severely Mentally Retarded, Tourette's Syndrome and Traumatic Brain Injury.
The philosophy of Center School is that every child deserves unconditional positive regard and respect. With each interaction guided by our primary operating principle, education transcends classroom, stretching out into the family, community and workplace. We recognize learning is dynamic and shaped by experiences before, during, and after the current moment. Center School provides opportunities to maximize the quality of life for children and young adults who are faced with significant challenges while providing unconditional positive regard in a diverse environment. To ensure the well-being of students, Center School assists schools, agencies, families, and communities and provides considerable resources to staff in order to meet the needs of individual students.
This is a Full time (40 hour per week), 12 month position.
Apply online: www.schoolspring.com
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The Center School
1913 Northampton Street