Healthcare Assistants for Camp Infirmary

Camp Cayuga
321 Niles Pond Road, Pocono Mountains
Honesdale, PA 18431-4236
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Multi-step process
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp

Job Description

* We are seeking licensed professionals who are suitably qualified to monitor and care for the health and well-being of our campers and staff members.
* Our staff respond to campers with sensitivity, and have the ability to enjoy working with them daily.
* 2, 4, 6, 8-week positions available.
* In the past, our medical staff have included RNs, NPs, PAs, LPNs, EMTs, MDs, and nursing students, all of whom had experience with children and young adults in the areas of health and medical emergencies.
* To learn more about Cayuga's medical staff, click here.
* One Health Center on each campus (Junior Campus and Teen Campus).
* The Health Centers are typically staffed with a total of 8 nurses & 2 assistants.
* Staffed 24 hours a day.
* Equipped to provide first-aid and minor treatment.
* Modern & comfortable, featuring a treatment room, isolation room, separate sleeping quarters (with private bathrooms) for boys and girls, and a kitchenette;
* Both Health Centers feature internet access. 
* To see a complete list of the facilities, click here.
* Private bedroom with private bathroom for each medical staff member.
* FREE camp tuition for your children (Value $10,000 for 8 weeks).

* Competitive salary & travel allowance.
* Meals, lodging, and laundry service are provided.
* Nights-off and days-off are scheduled throughout the summer.
* Staff Lounge with internet access & satellite television.
* Precamp and Postcamp employment is available.
* Accept challenging responsibilities, and gain valuable lifetime rewards.
* Make a positive impact upon the lives of our campers.
* Meet children and high-caliber staff from around the world.
* Develop strong life-long friendships.
* Only 2½ hours from New York City & Philadelphia.
* Camp Cayuga is a FUN place to spend your summer!
* To learn more about your job benefits, click here.

Job Requirements
* Provide medical, health, educational, and professional guidance.
* Maintain a healthy camp population by promoting and stressing good health habits.
* Prevent incidence and spread of disease.
* Alleviate accidents by promoting and enforcing the camp's safety and health policies.
* Provide an active presence in the camp community and interact with campers.
* Supervise sanitation and safety practices throughout the camp.
* Prepare quality reports and maintain accurate records of all injuries, illnesses, medications administered, and treatments rendered.
* 'Sick Call' takes place after each meal and again at bedtime.
* Assist in the 24-hour supervision of the Health Center.
* Work together as a team with the other nurses.
* Possess a good sense of humor, and the ability to laugh!
Camp Cayuga
Molly Bisson
321 Niles Pond Road, Pocono Mountains
Honesdale PA 18431-4236
United States
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