Camp Tamarack is hiring Nursing Staff for 2021!
Camp Tamarack is a private coed overnight camp located on a private lake in Muskoka and is seeking a RN or RPN to work in the camp Health Centre. Our health care team looks after all of the various health needs of our campers and staff. The health centre team includes 1 rotating Doctor, 2 Full time Nurses (that may have to also be rotating but a full summer is available) and 2 full time nursing students or health care providers.
Camp Nursing is a rewarding opportunity to care for others in a non-traditional setting. Working in a camp environment provides a fun, challenging experience and opportunities for growth and leadership.
RN or RPN
Paediatric or camp experience a plus
Attention to detail and organized: Ability to manage health forms and paperwork
Hard-working, enthusiastic and committed to the safety and well-being of campers and staff
Flexible and able to adapt to different environments and schedules.
Strong assessment abilities will be considered.
Excellent communication skills and public relations
Responsibilities include: • General assessment and evaluation of unwell patients to provide first aid to emergency care • Triaging and assessment of campers and staff for any COVID-19 symptoms • Dispensing medication and on-line medical record keeping • Communicating with parents in a professional and timely manner • Communicating specific camper health needs (allergies, special diets) to staff • General Cleaning
Private accomodations with washroom and shower
Room and board provided
The camp setting provides opportunities to work outdoors and use camp sports, arts and waterfront activities/facilities, eg lake, ski, tennis, sail, dance, golf, etc
exposure to different doctors to gain experience
opportunity to supervise nursing students
opportunity to work with variety of ages
help facilitate the transition from isolation to a bubbled camp community and allow for mental wellness
Please send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com
Spend your summer in beautiful Muskoka at Camp Tamarack on Duck Lake!