Outdoor Journeys is a non-profit youth development organization, which operates a resident camp, Camp Nawakwa, near Angelus Oaks, California and a day camp program, Camp Blue Sky, near Upland, CA. Outdoor Journeys is looking for motivated individuals with a passion for working with youth to serve as Camp Nurse at Camp Nawakwa.
The Camp Nurse will be responsible for ensuring the safety of campers as they participate in a wide range of camp activities including hiking, archery, arts and crafts, rock climbing, swimming, canoeing, tomahawks, paintball, nature, and outdoor living skills. The Camp Nurse is responsible for coordinating the dispensing of medication to campers and staff. Nursing care consists of evaluating and treating camper's minor injuries and illnesses; keeping a log of Health Center visits; giving supportive advice to counselors and other camp staff, if requested; and identifying health problems serious enough to require a physician's attention. The Candidate shall understand that he/she is an employee of Outdoor Journeys and shall conduct himself/herself as an ambassador of the organization.