Camp Nurse - Central Coast California

Camp Ocean Pines
1473 Randall Drive
Cambria, CA 93428
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
From $26,000 To $31,200
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
No Travel

Job Description

We are looking for a healthcare professional to join us this summer at camp! As a camp nurse, you get to do it all. You will run your health center the best way you see fit. You will oversee all camp medications, keep organized records of camp first-aid and make sure everyone is getting the care they need. As a Camp Nurse, you will support our campers and staff in their physical and mental health. From band-aids, ice packs or a nap on the couch, you help everyone feel better!

Camp Ocean Pines is a small independent camp right on the coast of California! Located halfway between LA & SF, we are nestled in a Monterey pine forest overlooking the Pacific. We enjoy cool summers and playing in the sunshine (and sometimes fog!). We focus on connecting, exploring and growing for our campers and staff!

Job Requirements
Setup and maintain camp's health center to a high quality of cleanliness.
Order and create camp first aid kits, maintain throughout the season.
Review all health records before camp sessions, communicating with families when needed.
Supervise intake and outtake of all camp medications on check in and out days.
Create an organized system to store medications to protect the health of all camp participants and staff.
Perform health checks for all campers within the first day of camp.
Administer medications to camper per health histories and doctor orders.
Create a dietary needs list before each session for the kitchen.
Lead training about basic healthcare for camp staff.
Respond to any health concerns around camp following Camp Health Protocols.
Communicate with Staff Director and Camp Director for any issues.
Create a hard copy of the medication log and maintain an electronic record.
Provide a safe, welcoming space where all campers feel accepted.
Help lead camp activities that are age appropriate, mission-driven and creative.
Serve a mentor to camp youth, providing advice and coaching techniques when appropriate.
Be a positive role model to youth and camp staff in attitude and behavior.
Communicate efficiently with leadership on how to assist yourself and campers.
Maintain proper self-care for self; mental and physical.
Particpate in camp evaluations of self, maintaining a growth mindset."
Camp Ocean Pines
Erin Moses
1473 Randall Drive
Cambria CA 93428
United States
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