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Per-Diem School Nurse (RN)

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JOB ID: 22000301

Hershey, PA
Job Category: Health Services (Medical, Dental and Psych Svcs)
Milton Hershey School (MHS) is a tuition free, home, and private school for over 2,000 Pre-K through 12th grade students.  Founded in 1909 by Milton and Catherine Hershey, the lives of more than 11,000 students have been positively transformed through MHS’s high-quality career-focused education, nurturing home life, and extensive extra-curricular opportunities.   Working at MHS  is much more than a job. Each employee helps shape the lives of the students we serve and every position at the school is designed to help our students thrive on campus and beyond. If that sounds fulfilling to you, MHS may be the perfect place for your next career move.    We are currently seeking Per-Diem Registered School Nurses (PRNs) to join the growing health care team. The Health Center is staffed by Registered Nurses, Physicians, Certified Nursing & Medical Assistants and Staff Assistants that provides comprehensive health care to students from lower income families in an infirmary (40 beds) for ill, injured or postoperative students, as well as mental wellness services.  The PRNs work a minimum of 5 hours per week and two 12-hour weekend shifts in a 4-week scheduling period. Base pay rate is $39.00 an hour.  Part-time employees do not receive benefits.    


  • PA Registered Nurse License required, Bachelor’s degree in nursing, preferred.
  • Minimum of two years nursing experience, physical assessment, primary pediatric, school health and/or emergency nursing, and counseling skills.
  • Valid license to practice as a registered nurse in PA, required.
  • Valid PA Driver's license in good standing.
  • Ability and willingness to be flexible regarding the work schedule is essential.
  • Current CPR certification and advanced first aid training.
  • School Nurse Certification a plus.
  • Candidates must demonstrate high level of integrity, as all MHS Staff are considered to be role models for the MHS Students.
  • Candidates should be willing to actively engage with MHS students beyond the scope of their job responsibilities.

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