Job Posting

Student Nurse


Wanapitei is a community committed to delivering quality programs that inspire, through wilderness canoe tripping, a sense of adventure, self-awareness, confidence, compassion and a deep connection to the natural world.  Based in beautiful Temagami, Ontario during the summer, we serve families from across Canada and the world, offering programs for children and youth ages 7 to 18, plus a week-long Family Camp.

Camp Wanapitei is looking to hire a student nurse who will have completed at least two years of nursing before the start of Summer 2021. This position reports to the on-site Medical Staff, Medical Director and Camp Director.  This is a supportive role and a great opportunity to observe and be mentored by experienced medical professionals.

Dates of Employment

Start Date: June 30, 2021

End Date: August 30th, 2021

Responsibilities and Duties:

Administering daily medications to campers and staff

Assisting with cleaning and restocking out-tripping and in camp first aid kits

Monitoring supply levels and requesting restocks as needed

Assist in the filing and organizing of medical records

Assist with basic first aid as required

Support staff with in-take COVID-19 screening questionnaires

Provide basic coverage of the camp health centre when the medical staff is on break

Support in monitoring campers and staff placed in isolation, including delivering meals, as required

Any additional support required by camp medical staff


Completed 2nd year of nursing program

Current CPR and Standard First Aid

Experience with children and youth an asset

Vulnerable Sector check current within 6 months of June 2021 or willingness to obtain

Application Process: 

Send a resume and cover letter to

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for your interest; however only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries please.

Camp Wanapitei is committed to being an equal opportunity employer.  If information is required in alternate forms (i.e. larger text, face-to-face communication) please let us know.



Health Care

February 12, 2021

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