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School Nurse (RN) Night-Shift

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JOB ID: 22000160

Hershey, PA
Job Category: Health Services (Medical, Dental and Psych Svcs)

Milton Hershey School (MHS) is currently seeking a full-time evening-shift Registered School Nurse (RN) to join an amazing team to provide acute and comprehensive health care to students from Pre-K to 12th grade.  Thanks to the foresight and generosity of Milton S. Hershey & his wife Catherine, MHS provides a cost-free home, food, clothing, healthcare and education to over 1,900 students from under-served settings.  The school is expanding to serve more students and plans to increase enrollment to 2,300 students.  The unique and child-centered structure of MHS’s Health Services programs enables nurses to focus where their heart is – on student/patient care.  We have on campus a 24/7/365 health center facility with 40-bed infirmary and 3 school medical clinics with state-of-the art equipment. At MHS, we seek to educate the whole child. We care about providing comprehensive health and wellness programs for our students. These include free medical, dental & psychological care. MHS is a culture of excellence and collaboration, dedicated to student health and success.


This is a year-round full-time night-shift Monday – Friday position at the Health Center with hours from 11:00 pm - 7:30 am. Rotation to cover for holidays, emergency conditions (including snow) and mandatory enrollments and students returning to campus from holiday breaks.  The RNs are represented by Milton Hershey Education Association (MHEA). In addition to competitive pay, full-time employees are eligible for an excellent benefits package. It includes paid time off, medical and dental insurance, and financial 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 should 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
  • Spanish fluency a plus.

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