ABOUT BEACON DAY SCHOOL
Beacon Day School is a non-public school for children with autism and related developmental disorders that was founded by Dr. Mary Joann Lang in 2004. Located in La Palma, CA the Beacon Day School is currently serving over sixty students with autism.
Beacon Day School dedicates itself to the provision of educational and therapeutic services to students with autism and related disorders. To enhance individual development, we use assessments and behavioral management, integrated with speech and language, occupational therapy and other interventions.
We help our students achieve their personal and educational potential and support their efforts to achieve social competence and acceptance. We also participate in the education and support of family members, professionals and others within the community impacted by developmental disabilities.
Beacon Day School relies on evidence-based education, integrating the professional wisdom of our highly experienced staff with the best available empirical evidence available to make the best decisions about the delivery of instruction.
CURRENT JOB OPENING
Beacon Day School currently has an opening for a Developmental Disability Nurse (DDN). The Developmental Disability Nurse (DDN) provides nursing care to students with autism and related developmental disabilities in a school and community settings. The DDN is responsible for identifying medical needs of students, balancing multiple medical requests, educating themselves and others as new students health issues arise, supervising LVN staff and making arrangements for immediate and regular nursing care. The DDN is a key source of communication between LVN staff, school management team and student parent. This individual will contribute to organizational and departmental continuous performance and quality improvement projects.
- Must be a registered nurse in the state of California
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an accredited four (4) year college/university is required;
- Two (2) plus years of nursing experience in the developmental disabilities field.
Beacon Day School is an equal employment opportunity employer that offers the following benefits:
- Medical, Dental, Vision plans;
- Life insurance;
- Paid Time Off
- School is in session only 220 days a year (vs 360 days)
Compensation is commensurate with experience and qualifications;
This is a full time position based in La Palma, California.
For immediate consideration, please email your resume to:
Beacon Day School
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