Lower School Nurse

  • Brentwood School
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Full Time Academia Education Health Care Nurse

Job Description

Brentwood School inspires every student to:
Think critically and creatively.
Act ethically.
Shape a future with meaning.


Lower School Nurse

Brentwood School, a vibrant and diverse K-12 independent school, is looking for a Lower School nurse, to begin in August of 2022. We are looking for individuals with an RN license in California (a School Nurse Certificate and Public Health Certificate are desirable).  The Nurse works collaboratively to support the learning experience of students by providing students with health care or evaluating their health needs. This position reports to the Lower School Director.

Responsibilities and duties of the School Nurse include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide major and minor first aid to students and referring students to community agencies and clinics as required
  • Develop and implement health and safety policies and procedures in support of the school’s mission and in compliance with federal, state, and local laws inclusive of pandemic policies
  • Consult with and provide advice to the administration, faculty, and staff regarding students’ specific health issues which may impact their learning experience
  • Serve as health education resource contact for students, parents, and employees
  • Maintain student health/medical files
  • File required state reports
  • In collaboration with the Lower School Office and the Director of Public Safety, develop the emergency drill schedule
  • Provide emergency response team training
  • Arrange for Lower School speech screening
  • Teach several sessions of Human Development and Health
  • Serve on LS Leadership Team
  • Engage in professional and personal development and commit to growth in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion
  • Participate and initiate opportunities that demonstrate one's growth, knowledge, and skills
  • Engage and support students of varied identities, lifestyles, and beliefs
  • Create an environment that fosters open discussion with the freedom to express varied points of view


In addition, a candidate should possess the following personal qualities:

  • Strong collaboration and cross-cultural competency
  • Commitment to equity and inclusion
  • A sense of humor, warmth of personality, and energy
  • Flexibility

Brentwood School is dedicated to the creation of a diverse faculty and staff that better represents our student body and the city of Los Angeles. Information about our school can be found at www.bwscampus.com.

COVID vaccination and Booster will be required for this position unless candidate has a legally valid exemption


Please submit a letter of interest and a resume electronically to:

Victoire Parker

Administrative Assistant to the Lower School Director

Email: vparker@bwscampus.com