Job Title: Nurse
Reports To: Head Nurse
Under the supervision of the Head Nurse, the Nurse takes a lead role in our camper and staff’s health and safety.
~ Ensure that campers and staff with medical needs are properly cared for.
~ Handle first aid and medical problems as they arise.
~ Ensure that safety and health regulations are strictly adhered to.
~ Assist with the general camp community as time permits.
~ Assist in the organizing and setting up of the Health Centre.
~ Be on site for daily clinic hours as established by the Head Nurse.
~ Assess, interpret, and respond to injuries and complaints from campers and staff of varying degree including but not limited to concussions, broken bones, sprains and strains, gastrointestinal and respiratory ailments.
~ Diagnose medical issues and refer if necessary to the local Medical Centre / Hospital.
~ Assist in reviewing all medical forms before registration day in order to discuss current and potential medical needs with parents, on the instruction of the Head Nurse.
~ Assist in providing appropriate staff appropriate camp staff (e.g. Assistant Director, Kitchen, Basketball Coach, Coordinators, Activity Instructor) with special health needs information and directions.
~ Learn and follow all established policies and procedures for the Health Centre.
~ Administer medication to campers at meal times or as required.
~ Overnight monitoring of ill campers and staff as necessary
~ Participate in maintaining the log of campers and staff who receive medical attention in our camp management system.
~ Monitor Health Centre supplies and report to the Head Nurse when supplies need to be restocked.
~ Learn emergency action plans for all camp emergencies.
~ Be on call and prepared to assume a key role in crisis management/emergency response.
~ Organize and hand out all medications at camper check out.
~ Keep the Health Centre clean and orderly.
Nurse applicants must be RN licensed in Ontario
Current CNO membership (liability insurance)
Current CPR and First Aid certification
Vulnerable Sector Background Check
Valid G drivers license.
Excellent working skills including: communication skills, organizational skills and attention to details.
One week of Staff Training (June 26, 2021 – July 3, 2021) & 8 weeks of Camp (July 4, 2021 – August 28, 2021)
Please use the URL below to apply on our camp’s website: