The Orme School was established in 1929 by the Orme Family and is located in beautiful central Arizona. We are a nonprofit school and we pride ourselves on our close-knit and extremely diverse community. We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to creating a family atmosphere for staff, faculty and students. Our college preparatory boarding program serves students in grades 8 through a Post Graduate year. Orme’s oasis-like location and history provide a unique career opportunity. We maintain high academic expectations and also offer excellent athletic and arts programs, horsemanship, gardening and sustainability initiatives, and outdoor exploration. Most of our faculty live on campus in faculty housing, and are involved in academics, extra-curricular activities, and residential education as teachers, coaches, mentors, and advisors. A career at The Orme School is much more than a job; it is about being welcomed into our healthy, distinct and supportive community.

The School is dedicated to the principles of equal employment opportunity. We prohibit unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and over, race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable state or local law.

Hiring Status

School Nurse

Boarding School Nurse needed.  Founded in 1929, The Orme School is a college preparatory school in north-central Arizona.  Our enrollment is approximately 150 domestic and international students, and we also host a variety of summer camps.  The Orme School does not require our Nurse to live in campus housing. However, housing can be made available if desired. Duties and responsibilities of The Orme School Nurse are, but not limited to:

  • Disperse medication per needs of the students
  • Order medical supplies
  • Attend sporting events on campus
  • Attend to illness or infections on campus
  • Check vaccinations of incoming students
  • Communication with parents/guardians as needed
  • Keep accurate medical records
  • Arrange doctor appointments for students
  • May be involved with transporting students to medical appointments
  • Maintain medical equipment
  • Any other responsibility as assigned by Orme Management Team.

Benefits of becoming a member of the Orme Staff include reduced Tuition, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Retirement, as well as living and working in some of the most beautiful landscapes in Central Arizona.

Please send your resume to: Kristin Durow, 1000 E. Orme School Road, Mayer, AZ 86333, or email kdurow@ormeschool.org.


Currently there are no open faculty positions.

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