• Nursing

    Durham Public Schools is looking for caring, talented, and qualified nurses to serve a diverse population of students. Are you ready?

    Our Health Services Team is growing to meet the needs of our students. We are hiring certified nurses to serve students across our district.

    School nurses provide preventive health services to help students achieve physical and mental health and reach their academic potential.


    • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
    • Minimum of 1-year experience in Nursing
    • Pediatric Experience Preferred

    For more information call 919-560-2000 or send an email to HR@dpsnc.net.

    Upcoming Employment Events

    • DPS Nurse Career Fair

      DPS Human Resources in collaboration with the Durham Public Schools Health Services team will host a School Nurse Career Fair! The event will be held on Friday, December 3 from 10 am -1 pm at the Minnie Forte Brown Staff Development Center, located at 2107 Hillandale Road, Durham, NC.

      Lead Nurse Tricia Howard and members of the HR team will be available to meet with interested candidates to share the benefits of becoming a school nurse with DPS!

      For more information about this event, please contact Lead Nurse Howard at Tricia_Howard@dpsnc.net or Kimberly Hager at Kimberly_Hager@dpsnc.net.

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