Health and Human Services

The Somerville Health Department seeks responsible individuals for up to six (6) Substitute/Per Diem Nurse positions.  These individuals would be willing to substitute in a Somerville school on an as needed basis or other nursing duties as needed. Primary duties would be to provide nursing services to school aged children in a school setting. Services include, but are not limited to, first aid, illness assessment, communicable disease control, health teaching, support emergency preparedness needs and related documentation.



Current Massachusetts RN Licensure, pediatric or home care experience preferred

Current CPR certification

 A valid Massachusetts driver’s license and use of an automobile

Application Procedure: 

The positions will remain open until filled. Send resume along with a cover letter to:

City Hall Personnel Office
93 Highland Avenue
Somerville MA 02143
Fax: 617-666-4426
TTY: 1-866-808-4851
Email: [email protected]

City of Somerville residents are especially encouraged to apply.

The City of Somerville is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability or any other protected category. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternative formats, and reasonable modifications in policies and procedures will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities free of charge, upon request.

Individuals with disabilities who need auxiliary aids and services for effective communication, written materials in alternative formats, or reasonable modifications in policies and procedures, in order to access the programs and activities of the City of Somerville or to attend meetings, should contact the City’s ADA Coordinator, Nency Salamoun, at 617-625-6600 x2323 or [email protected].

As needed, part-time less than 20 hours/week
$30.00/hour, no benefits
Application Start Date: 
Monday, October 5, 2020