The Birchtree Center is an expanding not-for-profit organization based in Newington, NH, that provides year-round educational services to students with autism ranging in age from 2-21 years. The Birchtree Center offers comprehensive training and supervision within a supportive educational team environment.
The Birchtree Center is a very cool place to work–and we have an award to prove it! The Birchtree Center won an award in the Coolest Companies for Young Professionals category at the 2013 Rising Stars Awards.
Registered Nurse (Part-Time)
The Registered Nurse serves as a consultant to The Birchtree Center’s year-round special educational day program for students with autism aged 2-21 years. Duties include risk management, the development of health-related policies and procedures, and staff and parent training on health-related issues. The RN processes all Medicaid paperwork for the school. The Registered Nurse also serves as resource person in preparing health education curricula and may also provide occasional direct school nursing services to students with autism aged 2-21 years. This is a part-time position, 2-3 days per week (we are flexible on which days).
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse by the New Hampshire Board of Nursing, with two or more years of experience as a Registered Nurse, preferably in a school, special education, or pediatric setting. A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from an accredited institution is also required. Understanding of autism and experience working with students with autism is a plus. Must be physically and mentally capable of moving and thinking quickly under stressful situations and be able to function in a fast-paced environment.