RN School Nurse Bennett Day School Chicago

To post a vacancy for a School Nurse, email information to Kristy Dugan at Kristy@sysconsultingsolutions.com. Please add IASN job posting in the subject line. Note to school districts and to nurse applicants: Nurse positions that require school nurse certification, properly referred to as a Professional Educator License, endorsed in school nursing, must meet the requirements in Illinois School Code (105 ILCS 5/21B-25) regarding salary and benefits. As stated in the school code, If the position requires certification, the employee who is a “holder of such an endorsement is entitled to all of the rights and privileges granted holders of any other Professional Educator License, including teacher benefits, compensation, and working conditions.” If a certified school RN is hired for a position that required or preferred certification, the RN is entitled to placement on the teacher contract.      
Bennett Day School Published: October 26, 2018
Chicago, IL.
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Bennett Day School in Chicago has an opening for a School Nurse for the 2018-2019 school year. Bennett Day School is a school committed to advancing creativity, innovation, and the development of lifelong learners and leaders.

Job Qualifications:

  • 3+ years nursing experience
  • Knowledge and expertise in pediatric allergies and chronic illnesses, including the creation and implementation of treatment plans in a school setting
  • Experience in operating equipment used in clinical settings
  • Experience in operating standard office equipment including using pertinent software applications, specifically an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system; Magnus Health knowledge a plus
  • Knowledge and ability to tailor a new EHR to the needs of the school
  • Experience preparing and maintaining accurate records
  • Personable, warm, and approachable demeanor a must
  • Professional and school teaching experience preferred
  • First Aid, CPR and AED certified (qualification to train faculty a plus)
  • Nurse’s License from the State of Illinois; RN or APN required
  • Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Nursing and minimum of three year’s experience as a nurse and/or school nurse.
  • School Nurse Certification PEL-CSN a plus


Click on link bennettday.org/employment-opportunities/  to see the full job description.

Questions, contact Megan Young, Human Resources Coordinator at  312-236-6388 x 118.