Collegiate School seeks a Summer Quest Nurse or Certified Athletic Trainer to work with students attending Collegiate summer camp programs and to be responsible for medication administration, first aid and communication with staff and families when students become ill or injured at camp. This is a seasonal, non-benefitted position.
Qualities of a successful candidate will include:
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Ability to maintain accurate records
Ability to relate effectively with students, parents and school staff
Flexibility and the ability to deal with unpredictable and emergency situations
Understanding of state requirements and best practices for student health and injuries while at school
The Summer Quest Nurse/Athletic Trainer will:
Provide medical services to students attending Summer Quest camps (June 17 – August 9)
Observe patient confidentiality
Dispense, record and administer selected OTC and prescription medications
Work collaboratively with Summer Quest staff to ensure timely medical care for campers
Professional background should include:
Current Virginia Nursing License or Athletic Trainer Certification
Current CPR, AED and First Aid certifications
Previous school, emergency room and/or pediatric nursing or athletic training experience preferred
Collegiate School is an independent, JK-12 college preparatory, coeducational school with over 1,600 students in Richmond, VA. The School is a community of learners committed to seeking and welcoming students, faculty and staff who represent the multicultural community and world in which we live. We believe that the education we offer in our school is greatly enhanced when many traditions, backgrounds, and perspectives are given expression in school activities. We aspire to create an inclusive environment that promotes engaged citizenship and encouragescompassionate leadership. Our concept of diversity and multiculturalism is dynamic and serves a vision at Collegiate where all members of the community find in our school a sense of belonging and a supportive place to reach their full potential.
The School is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender (including pregnancy), age, religion, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, disability, veteran or military status, marital status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law. Employment decisions at the School are based on merit, qualifications and skills.
Collegiate School is an equal opportunity employer.
About Collegiate School
Collegiate School is an independent, JK-12 college preparatory, coeducational school with over 1,600 students in Richmond, VA. The school’s mission is to create a diverse and inclusive community of learners committed to a challenging and supportive educational experience that will foster the intellectual, moral, emotional, and physical development of each student.