Job Posting

Camp Nurse

Dates of Employment

Start Date: June 21, 2024
End Date: August 30, 2024
Location: Minden, ON – live on site required 

The Role

Onondaga Camp is looking for certified (RN/RPN) nursing staff for the summer of 2024. Applications are welcome from certified and graduating nurses. Nursing staff are responsible for the general health and well-being of our campers and staff as well as the management of our infirmary in conjunction with the camp doctor. Specific roles and responsibilities include:

  • Daily clinics (campers/staff visit the health centre) and associated charting.
  • Daily medication administration.
  • First aid kit maintenance (camp activities and overnight canoe trips).
  • Assistance with daily first aid and medical emergencies as required.

The Camp

Since 1918, Onondaga Camp has been an overnight camp for children ages 6-16 near Minden, Ontario, offering  an inclusive environment for kids to play, explore, achieve, and grow. We hire staff on the basis of the soundness and maturity of their judgment, their commitment to being strong role models, and most importantly their ability to establish positive and caring relationships with their campers.

The Application Process

To apply, please complete our online application by clicking here, or send a resume and cover letter to Graham MacLellan, Assistant Director, at

Accessibility & Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Onondaga Camp values the diversity of people. We accept applications from all folks and encourage applications from People of Colour, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities and 2SLGBTQIA+ persons. We are committed to creating an inclusive community where everyone feels valued, respected, and supported.

Accommodation will be provided, on request, to support candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. All responses will be handled with strict confidence. Please do not hesitate to email or call us (416-482-0782).

Please note that only those who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. We look forward to meeting you!


Health Care

May 10, 2024

Onondaga Camp

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(416) 482-0782