Working at City High

Are you ready for innovation, collaboration, commitment and a truly revolutionary high school environment? Can you handle using a laptop 24/7? Are you looking for a unique teaching opportunity working with a mentor who is a Master Teacher, 2 hours of planning time each day, a trimester schedule and a chance to work in Pittsburgh’s Gateway Center? If the answers are yes, then this is your chance to become part of a school designed from the curriculum to the facility for the 21st century.

Currently, there is 1 opening at City High:  School Nurse.


School Nurse

City Charter High School, a 9th-12th urban high school in downtown Pittsburgh, looking for a full-time school nurse.

The school nurse is responsible for coordinating, collaborating, planning for, and, in most cases, providing direct services to ensure that the school district’s health program, as defined by the Pennsylvania School Code, School District Policies, and the PA Dept. of Health Division of School Health Regulations is carried out according to the specifics in the law. The goals of the school nurse position are to maintain and/or improve the health status of students, thus enabling them to profit fully from their educational experiences; and, to promote optimum health status and lifestyles for all students through the joint efforts of the home, school and community.

Qualifications include current PA Registered Nurse license , Bachelors Degree in Nursing (BSN), Certification as Educational Specialist by PA DOE , CPR/AED certification, Background/experience preferred in pediatric nursing, community health nursing, critical care nursing, medical-surgical nursing and/or emergency room nursing, knowledge of current Child Abuse Law, required Act 48 continuing education coursework for Nursing license and Education Specialist II certificate and required State and Federal clearances.

Interested applicants need to send a cover letter and resume to Teri Dillon, dillon@cityhigh.orgPosition includes a contracted, full-time position with salary, medical/dental/vision benefits, paid time off days and an educational stipend.