Camp Nurse to join our Camp Family!


Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge
PO Box 365
Equinunk, PA 18417
United States

Industry
Camping
Job Start Date
6/16/2019
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes Background Checks
Employment Type
Seasonal
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

Are you an experienced Registered Nurse who is looking for a great summer job?

Welcome to Camps Equinunk and Blue Ridge, a traditional Brother/Sister Camp located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Northeastern PA! Since 1920, our traditional summer camps have been at the forefront of resident camping and have served as a summer home to hundreds of campers, staff, and alumni. We are passionate about the camping experience and value the history and traditions that continue to shape us.

We are looking for hardworking applicants with strong skills, experience working with children, high energy and the desire to be part of our excellent health care team and camp family!

 

Responsibilities include:

· Assist with setup of Health Care Center

· Provide health care to meet the individual needs of staff and campers

· Screen campers and staff

· Dispense and manage medications

· Administer first aid and attend to injuries

· Communicate daily with Directors, HC Staff, Parents and Administration as required

· Maintain accurate and detailed medical records

· Liaise with doctors, hospitals, and pharmacies

· Assist Health Center Coordinator to maintain the facility; clean, stocked and organized

· Prepare and monitor medication for off-campus trips

· Assist with preparing and distributing first aid kits around campus


Dates:

· Full Season June 16th, 2019 through August 12th, 2019 (8 weeks)

· Part Season - 3 or 4-week option

 

Compensation:

· $1,000 per week (tuition credit option also available)

· Travel Allowance

· Reimbursement for PA Licensing

 

Other Information:

· Modern health centers

· Full-time Physician in residence

· Private housing (room and bathroom)

· Full board

· On-site laundry facilities

· Wifi

· Use of camp facilities 

 
 
Job Requirements
• Current licensure as Registered Nurse
• Must be able to obtain a license to practice in Pennsylvania
• CPR and AED certified.
• Experience in first aid and emergency management
• Experience in both pediatric and adult illness/injury care
• Community health knowledge
• The desire to work with children and young adults
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to multi-task
• A flexible attitude with strong skills working in a team
• Ability to work in a fast paced environment
• Empathetic and friendly personality
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