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Medical Chaperone/Driver - On-call
Phillips Exeter Academy

Phillips Exeter Academy, a residential school founded in 1781 by John Phillips, has a tradition of academic excellence, a distinguished faculty, and a long history of educating young people to find their place in the world. Members of the employee community at Exeter share the Academy's longstanding commitment to excellence – a commitment that has made the school one of the finest in the country. We seek to understand the differences and similarities among us, and to appreciate the richness which diversity provides. We welcome your interest in a career at Exeter. The Academy is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, marital status, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, genetic information, or physical or mental disabilities which do not prevent performance of essential job tasks. Please visit www.exeter.edu/careers for a complete listing of current openings and to apply on-line.

Website: http://www.exeter.edu/careers


Job Information
Post Date: Jun 08, 2017 Type: Part Time
Start Date: - n/a - Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New Hampshire - Exeter Job Reference: - n/a -
Categories: Transportation, Material Moving, Drivers

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Description
Phillips Exeter Academy, a co-educational residential school serving students in grades 9 through 12, and post-graduate level, was founded in 1781 by John Phillips. Exeter has a tradition of academic excellence, a distinguished faculty, and a long history of educating young people to find their place in the world. The 671-acre campus with academic and residential buildings, a 309,432 volume library, playing fields and green lawns is located in Exeter, a southern New Hampshire town which retains its 18th-century New England charm. The Academy enrolls more than 1000 students from around the world. Exeter offers a rich curriculum with over 400 courses taught by 210 faculty in eighteen academic departments. The Academy employs approximately 425 staff who support the living, learning and teaching environment of a diverse student body. The Academy's longstanding commitment to excellence has made the school one of the finest in the country. To learn more about Phillips Exeter Academy, visit http://www.exeter.edu/.

The Position
On call Medical Chaperone/Driver as needed to transport students to off-campus medical visits by providing transportation, companionship and general assistance with the administrative aspects of a medical visit. May be required to transport students for other departments as needed.

Key Accountabilities include:
• Carry and respond to cell phone.
• Drive students to and from off-campus medical facilities.
• Keep track of related paperwork.
• Inform Health Services staff of student’s status.
• Return student to Health Center along with instructions for follow-up care.
• Maintain documentation of medical visits (location, time, etc.).
• Pick up and drop off medications as requested.

Skills
Qualifications

Education:
• High school graduate or GED preferred.
• Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.
• Ability to provide a clean and reliable passenger vehicle required.

Experience:
• Experience working with adolescents in an educational setting is preferred.
• Basic familiarity with health care environment helpful.

Skills & Knowledge:
• Knowledge and understanding of all motor vehicle laws and safe drive guidelines.
• Knowledge of adolescent issues and experience interacting with adolescents strongly preferred.
• Demonstrated ability to work with students by building trust and credibility.
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to develop and maintain collegial relationships.
• Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills.
• Ability to follow verbal and written directions, maintain a professional demeanor and restraint at all times, including stressful situations.
• Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusivity and to serving the needs of a diverse and inclusive community with diplomacy and tact.
• A strict adherence to confidential policies is required.
• Possess basic computer skills.

Notes
Application

Submit a cover letter and current resume, as one document (pdf or MS Word format), to: recruitment@exeter.edu. Please indicate in the subject line: On-call Medical Chaperone/Driver. The successful candidate for this position will be subject to a comprehensive pre-employment background check.

The Academy offers competitive salaries, free parking, free meals, use of Academy facilities and a supportive, collegial environment in a drug- and smoke-free workplace.

The Academy is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, marital status, religion, gender, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, genetic information, or physical or mental disabilities which do not prevent performance of essential job tasks.

The Academy is committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering an equitable, diverse and inclusive community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. Applicants who share this goal are encouraged to apply.

Due to the volume of responses received for job postings, we are unable to provide individual status updates. All applicants will receive electronic confirmation of application submission and final status. Only those applicants selected by the search committee will be contacted directly. We appreciate your understanding, cooperation and interest in employment at Phillips Exeter Academy.


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Phillips Exeter Academy

State/Province: New Hampshire
Country: United States
Email: recruitment@exeter.edu
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