Primary Function: Responsible to assist in administering a
complete health and safety program for Smith College precollege
program students and staff consistent with the Massachusetts’
Department of Health, Smith College, and Health Care Plan approved
by a local medical practice.
Essential Job Functions:
1. Ensure the health and safety of precollege students and staff
following established program policies and procedures and in
accordance with MA Board of Health regulations, the CDC and the
on-campus COVID-19 Response Team. Create and maintain both an
emotionally and physically safe health service environment for
students and staff.
2. Maintain Health Forms and other health-related documents through
CampDocs for students and staff. Log all treatment to students and
staff daily. Uphold patient confidentiality and HIPAA
3. Perform first aid and dispense medications under the guidance of
the signed Standing Orders or original prescription mandate.
4. Pass on pertinent student-health information to the appropriate
staff prior to student arrival and as needed throughout the
5. Ensure that all prescriptions and medicines are properly labeled
and locked in medicine cabinet or refrigerator.
6. Maintain first aid kits and logs for on campus, field trips and
any other location that is deemed necessary and appropriate, with
weekly upkeep and replenishment.
7. Maintain clear communication across shifts with the Health
9. Adhere to practices in completing incident reports as per the
standards of Massachusetts’ Department of Health regulations.
Facilitate emergency medical issues with initial medical assessment
10. Set a good example for students and staff. Be a positive role
model in terms of responsibility, sportsmanship, punctuality,
respecting the environment, cleanliness, and manners.
11. Participate in staff meetings and trainings, where
Nursing Assistant/CNA or EMT preferred, or minimum current First
Aid and CPR certification and experience in a medical field and
This is a four-week position, with the first week being remote work
only, running June 21-25, 2021 (remote) and July 19 – August 7,
2021 (in-person) with 20-35 hours per week. Evening and weekend
coverage required. Hourly rate starts at $15 and is commensurate to
Please attach/upload a current resume and cover letter in order for
your application to be considered for this position.
About Smith College
Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is one of the largest
women’s colleges in the country and is dedicated to excellence in
teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of
outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as
advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The
College is a member of the Five College Consortium with Amherst,
Hampshire and Mt. Holyoke Colleges, and the University of
Massachusetts Amherst. Students cross-enroll and faculty
cross-teach across the Five Colleges.
Smith College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer
and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, color,
religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender
identity and expression or veteran status in the recruitment and
employment of faculty and staff, and the operation of any of its
programs and activities, as specified by all applicable laws and
regulations. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.