EMT - Health Supervisor (Camp Palos)

Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest IN
11736 Will Cook Rd Camp Palos
Palos Park, IL 60464
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
From $4,500 To $6,480
Per Year    
Employment Type
Summer Day Camp
Work Schedule
Day Camp
Some Travel

Job Description

Health Supervisor for Day Camp
Looking for a summer job that makes a difference, join our 2022 camp staff today! Our day camp is a place where energetic and passionate staff come together to provide a safe and positive learning environment for girls ages 6-17. At Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana camps we have a wide variety of opportunities for you. Campers and staff alike spend the summer living outdoors, trying new activities, gaining independence, and building long-lasting relationships.

As camp’s Health Supervisor you will be critical to the success of the summer. In your role you are responsible for all aspects of medical care for campers and staff including following medical routines and dispensing medications, maintaining medical and first aid record keeping, and the operation of the camp health center.

Work commitment:

Our summer season runs from early June through early August, including staff training and excluding our fourth of July break. Our day camp staff work from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday thru Friday with an overnight on Thursday every week.

Camp Staff Benefits:

This is a paid summer camp position. At camp you will quickly discover that the more you put into the experience, the more rewarding it will be. Throughout staff training and every day rigors at camp, you will experience countless opportunities to be challenged and held to higher standard. These experiences and challenges will help build your resume with universal skills and experiences.

Health Supervisor Responsibilities:

  • Create a clean, safe, and welcoming environment for campers and staff
  • Help build a supportive environment where campers can grow, make new friends & try new things
  • Role model problem-solving, collaboration, and initiative to campers and other staff
  • Prepare, monitor, and issue camp first aid kits
  • Maintain health records, health screenings, and health care on site for campers and staff
  • Monitor, assist with, and evaluate camp emergency procedures, general procedures, facilities, and conditions
  • Maintain open and efficient communication with camp director, staff, and parents/guardians involving camper’s illness and injury
  • Assume responsibility for the physical health, safety and mental welfare of the campers and staff
  • Other duties as assigned

Full job description will be provided upon request or during interview process

Apply today to join our summer camp team! (Your future self will thank you!)

Job Requirements
Health Supervisor Qualifications:
•Loves to interact with children and has prior experience working with children of various ages
•Enjoys spending time outdoors and has prior experience working in an outdoor setting
•Current RN, EMT, PA, or Licensed Paramedic and credentials to work in state where the camp is located
•High school graduate or equivalent
•21 years of age or older by June 16th (Preferred: 23 years of age with valid driver’s license)
•Proof of health physical clearing the candidate for work in a camp setting.
•Willingness to live and work in an indoor and outdoor camp setting, which includes working irregular hours with limited or simple equipment, rustic facilities, wildlife and insects; limited technology while at camp, and daily exposure to sun, rain, and other weather conditions.
Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest IN
Sam Lucheck
20 S. Clark Street Suite 200 Main Office Location
Chicago IL 60603
United States
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