Resident Camp Nurse

Avid4 Adventure
201 Evans Ranch Road
Evergreen, CO 80439
United States

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Sleep-Away Camp
No Travel

Job Description

 Avid4 Adventure, voted to Outside Magazine's Best Places to Work for 5 years in a row, empowers kids to choose active, outdoor lifestyles. The Camp Nurse is responsible for providing first aid care, overseeing the administration of medications to campers and staff, coordinating visits to a physician when needed, monitoring health and cleanliness standards, and utilizing our medical record keeping system (CampDoc). We want a Camp Nurse that can:
  • Live Fun
  • Live Environmentally Connected
  • Live Truth
  • Live Smart(er)
  • Live Gratitude
  • Live Empowered
  • Live Balanced
  • Live Community

The CORE Responsibilities of the Camp Nurse:

Safety First

  • Oversee the collection, storage and administration of medications to campers and staff following the policies of Avid4 Adventure, State of CO, American Camp Association, and local health agencies
  • Provide direct care to staff and campers
  • Work with Assistant Director to keep health clinic in compliance with all regulatory agencies
  • Assist in a general health screening of all campers and staff during the summer including a general inspection of cabins, unit areas, showers, bathrooms and observation of general camper and staff health

Stellar Experience

  • Assist in the organization and administration of regular daily clinic hours, utilizing the current standing orders for issuing treatment and medications
  • Maintain accurate and detailed medical records via our new tech medical record-keeping system, CampDoc
  • Oversee the inventory of necessary medical supplies and equipment
  • Engagement with the campers and staff and be part of the camp experience

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 21 years of age and a desire to be in a camp clinic serving children
  • Current CO Registered Nurse license or licensure in a compact state that is recognized by the State of Colorado.

Important Dates:

  • Training starts in early June. Camp programs run through mid-August. For specific details on each location & program, please click here.


  • Pay starts at $656/week (room & board included). Please visit our website for our full compensation rubric. Room and meals are included in your compensation.

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