Certified School Nurse 2022-2023 School Year

Bergen Center for Child Development | Haworth, NJ

Posted Date 3/15/2023
Expiration Date4/14/2023

Bergen Center for Child Development  /  Haworth, NJ   

NJ Approved Private School for Students with Disabilities             

Serving students ages 5-21                ( Student enrollment 25 -30 students )                                                           


POSITION:           SCHOOL NURSE (Must hold NJ Certification as a School Nurse)

FULL-TIME:          5 days per week

HOURS:               7:45 am - 2:45 pm            

YEAR:                  2022-2023 School Year 


The School Nurse’s responsibilities are as follows:

  • To review and update all medical records to insure the health and well-being of all students of Bergen Center for Child Development. This shall include yearly dental and physical examination reports
  • To coordinate with Orthopedic Surgeon Scoliosis Screening and report to parents
  • To conduct yearly eye examinations to ascertain if follow up is required with qualified Optometrist and report to parents
  • To obtain parental and physician authorization for administration of medications at prescribed times such as: epileptic drugs, psychotropic drugs, antihistamines, or any medication(s) pursuant to the child’s well-being and administer same
  • To provide first aid treatment in compliance with the rules and regulations set by the Board of Education having jurisdiction
  • To review and update yearly existing disaster plans in compliance with NJ rules and regulations
  • To compile and update a list of students’ specific allergic reactions and report same to teachers and cafeteria staff
  • To notify NJ State Department of Education of all communicable diseases and where required under the law notify Federal Center for Disease Control
  • To contact parents when indicators are present that a doctor should be seen
  • To coordinate with the Director the exclusion of children from school when in violation of NJ Administrative Code or Title 18A
  • To check children upon return from illness
  • To meet with staff members when necessary regarding physical and/or emotional problems in order to implement a plan of action
  • To notify the parents of illnesses, etc. and any first aid delivered during school hours and follow up in writing any notification by telephone
  • To transport or assist in transport to hospital (with record) “any student requiring emergency medical treatment and to complete all reports of same”
  • To administer Mantoux testing when necessary
  • To schedule and implement Family Life Program; to keep a parent/staff library on books, periodicals and filmstrips; to coordinate home/school programs of interest


  • New Jersey Certification / School Nurse                                                    
  • Experience Preferred
  • Criminal Background Check - Clearance
  • Drug Screening - Clearance

Salary:                  $64,000 per year

BENEFITS:            Comprehensive Health Insurance / 401K   

Physical setting:    School

Ability to commute/relocated:   Haworth NJ 07641: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before stating work (Required)

Work Location:      One Location     


  • NJ School Nurse Certification (Required)
  • LPN (Preferred)
  • RN (Preferred)                                                                                                                                   

PROCEDURES:       Please e-mail Cover Letter, Resume & Certifications to the email listed. 

Type of Job (K-12 or Higher Ed.)

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