Camp NurseAt Habonim Dror Camp Gesher

Posted Jan 23, 2023 Job Length Summer

Description

Live, Work, and Play with Children in Addington Highlands This Summer! Camp Gesher – a co-ed children’s overnight summer camp located in eastern Ontario not far from Bon Echo Park. (1 hour from Belleville)
Our medical team consists of a Head Nurse and an Assistant Nurse (Student). Nurses work (and play) together to keep our community healthy so campers can learn and grow in our beautiful wilderness setting. Camp nursing is health-oriented, not illness-oriented. This is an ideal post for RNs who would like to bring their children to summer camp… or not.

Registered Nurses for either one of our month-long sessions (June 23-July 28 or July 28-August 20) or the full summer (June 23-August 20).

Responsibilities and Duties
Review all health forms of campers and staff and become familiar with all conditions that might require special attention.
Order and keep inventory of all medical supplies.
Dispense daily medications.
Ensure that proper health and safety regulations are followed.
Offer clinic hours for the assessment of acute medical conditions and associated record-keeping.
Liaise with both camp staff, and families regarding health care matters.
Manage first aid kit maintenance and preparing medications (camp activities and overnight canoe trips)
Assistance with daily first aid and medical emergencies as required.
Taking care of any health concerns that arise at any specialty activity.

Compensation

$1200-$1500/WK

Requirements

Registered Nurse Current CPR and First Aid (HCP and AED) certifications Desire to work and live in a camp community All insurance coverage [professional], member in good standing with governing bodies, and all regulatory compliance up to date Strong oral and written communication skills. Experience in pediatrics is desirable. Experience with children and adolescents an asset Ability to work independently.

How to Apply

To Apply: Please send resume and cover letter to shoshi@campgesher.com

Contact Information

Camp Name

Habonim Dror Camp Gesher

Job Title

Camp Nurse

Camp Address

274A Addington Road 4, Cloyne, ON, K0H 1K0, Canada