Position Title: School Nurse Leader / Community Health Nurse
Department: Board of Health
Full Time/hours: 35 hours / week
Union/Grade: AFSCME / G-6
Salary Range: $66,804 - $87,967
Description of Position:
This position functions as a dual role acting as School Nurse Leader for 19 hours per week and
Community Health Nurse for 16 hours per week for a total of 35 hours per week.
This role performs administrative, supervisory and technical work in providing overall coordination and
supervision of School health rooms and the School-based Community Health Nurses provided in the
Wayland public school system. Responsible for developing training and programming to support School-
based Community Health Nurses; some flexibility in schedule may be needed during school hours; all
other related work, as required.
Assigned primarily to preschool, elementary and secondary schools, performs administrative and
technical work in providing 16 hours of community health care to students in the Wayland public school
system; provides a wide range of health services to students including routine and emergency care and
medication administration; ensures required standards for health examinations and immunizations are
met; performs related community health services as assigned; performs all other related work as
Recommended Minimum Qualifications:
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited institution.
Experience: Over four (4) years of experience in public health nursing or community health nursing
experience; prior supervisory experience and familiarity with public health, emergency
preparedness, and school nursing programs is highly preferred.
Substitutions: Comparable nursing experience may be substituted for the public health or community
health nursing requirement.
Licenses/Certificates: Current Registered Professional Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Currently certified or obtains certification within the probationary period in cardiopulmonary
resuscitation (CPR) and first aid. Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Date posted: August 3, 2022
Closing date: Open until filled
Apply to: Please submit a resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Manager, Town of Wayland,
41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Town of Wayland is an Equal