Career Opportunities


HMS School offers career opportunities in every area of the school’s operations: education—teachers and teacher assistants; therapies—professional practitioners in physical, occupational, speech/language, recreation, music and dance/movement therapies; nursing—pediatric nurses and Personal Care Assistants; facilities and administration.

HMS offers an exceptional working environment, with a strong sense of team collaboration on behalf of our students. Salaries and benefits are competitive, and we support opportunities for professional development. HMS School believes that every student has the right to experience a rich school program and our staff are dedicated to that goal. Our program provides education, therapy and nursing services to its day and residential students.

For all positions, please send a brief cover letter and resume to Judy Bonghi using one of the methods below. Background checks will be required. No calls please.

Mail

HMS School
Attn: Judy Bonghi, HR Manager
4400 Baltimore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Open Positions

Personal Care Assistant, part-time

Our Personal Care Assistants provide high quality physical and emotional care to students. They assist students by performing or facilitating tasks they cannot do themselves and encouraging independence when appropriate. PCA staff participates in classroom, therapeutic and recreational settings and, after school hour activities. We are seeking nurturing individuals to provide care and support to medically fragile students with complex medical needs in our school residence.

Candidates must possess a High School Diploma or equivalent and be at least 21 years old. CPR Certification and PA Department of Education background clearances are required before starting to work. Experience working in pediatric or adult residential settings is a plus.

Shifts include weekdays and weekends, 3 p.m. to 11p.m., and 11 p.m., to 7a.m.

To apply, please send resumes by email to jbonghi@hmsschool.org (Judy Bonghi, HR Director). No faxes or calls please.

Registered Nurse

We are seeking a nurturing individual to provide clinical support and continuity of care to medically fragile students with complex medical needs in our school residence. Shifts include weekdays and weekends, 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. and 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.

Pennsylvania RN license, CPR Certification and PA Department of Education background clearances are required before starting to work. Pediatric experience preferred. Effective communication skills a must. Position includes charge nurse responsibilities, management of student health care needs, student assessments and screenings, development of comprehensive care plans, supervising support personnel, participation in conferences and meetings with parents and school staff.

Nursing at HMS is a professionally challenging and rewarding career that provides education, therapy and skilled healthcare services for children age 5-21 in both day and boarding school settings.

To apply, please send resumes by email to jbonghi@hmsschool.org (Judy Bonghi, HR Director). No faxes or calls please.

Internships

HMS is committed to preparing the next generation of practitioners in special education and the therapeutic disciplines.

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HMS is an Equal Employment Opportunity Organization: HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy supports and practices the concepts of equal employment opportunity in any and all employment decisions, pertaining but not limited to corrective action, hiring, firing, discipline, compensation, assignment, promotion, working conditions, training and benefits, regardless of race, color, religious creed, gender, national origin (including those with limited English proficiency), ancestry, age, sexual preference, veteran status or handicap or disability which does not interfere with a qualified individual’s ability to perform the essential functions of the job with reasonable accommodation, if any.