Wellness Center Aide


Frost Valley YMCA
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville, NY 12725
United States

Category
Industry
Camping
Employment Type
Summer Camp - Overnight
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

The Wellness Center Aide will assist other Wellness Center staff in maintaining an environment conducive to the recovery and return of the camper to customary camp programs and activities. The Aide will encourage camper’s good health practices and maintain cleanliness of patient use areas to aid licensed staff and speed campers’ recovery. The Wellness Center Aid will assist in providing emergency medical care to Frost Valley staff and campers on all three campuses. They will also ensure emergency vehicles and camp first aid kits are stocked with appropriate supplies.


Qualifications:

  • Minimum 18 years of age

  • Excellent interpersonal skills 

  • Must be organized with great time management skills

  • Ability to work well with children of various ages

  • Must be available to work 12 hour days and night shifts

  • Willingness to obtain CPR and advanced first aid within two weeks of employment.

Job Requirements
Responsibilities:
Assist campers in the Wellness Center in obtaining proper nutrition and fluid intake
General cleaning of patient care areas, infirmary and camper bathrooms daily or as needed
Document patient vitals and other tasks performed for patient care
Laundering of Wellness Center linens
Ensuring proper hygiene, rest, activities of daily living and supervision of campers housed in the infirmary
Maintain an environment conducive to recovery
Communicate camper health needs, reported signs and symptoms to license staff
Respond promptly to emergency calls, taking the lead in medical care when necessary
Participate in all Wellness Center trainings ie: emergency preparedness drills, CPR, First Aid, and Epi pen administration
Collaborate between EMS personnel, Wellness Center staff and Camp Director team
Report unsafe/hazardous situations on Frost Valley property
Follow COVID-19 policy and protocols
Complete progress notes and adverse occurrence reports as needed
Ensure proper functioning and readiness of all Wellness Center radios
Maintain a clear and accurate shift report and updated call out report
Notify appropriate staff members by email whenever EMS is activated
Other duties as assigned by Health Care Administrator and RN Field Safety Coordinator
Physical Requirements:
Ability to stand for long periods
Ability to lift 50 pounds
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Keri-Ann Poley
2000 Frost Valley Road
Claryville NY 12725
United States
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