Registered Nurse RN for Summer Day Camp

March 26, 2019

Website United Neighborhood Centers of NEPA

Registered Nurse RN for Summer Day Camp – Great for Recent RN Grads!

The Camp Nurse (RN) is responsible for overseeing the health and safety of campers and staff.

Hours are 8:30am -3:30pm Monday – Friday and Sundays from 12 Noon-3:00pm,

Dates: July 7-August 6.

Lunch is provided Monday – Friday.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide health care to meet individual needs of camp staff and campers.
  • Collaborate with other staff to meet medical needs.
  • Organize, maintain, and utilize adequate resources for serving the health and medical needs of the campers and staff.
  • Set up the camp Infirmary.
  • Inventory and submit all necessary medical supplies and equipment.
  • Maintain accurate and detailed medical records according to state and American Camp Association Standards.
  • Prepare and utilize daily medical log for treatment and medications.
  • Prepare and record insurance and accident report forms.
  • Oversee First Aid procedures and supplies.
  • Ensure supplies are well stocked and distributed as needed.
  • Screen all campers and staff who are arriving and departing camp.
  • Verify health history and examination.
  • Verify emergency authorization.
  • Identify any observable evidence of illness or communicable diseases.
  • Keep all medications used by campers and staff.
  • Supervise sanitary conditions throughout camp.
  • Observe daily cleanliness in the food service facility and other areas throughout camp.
  • Report any health problems or symptoms of illness to the Camp Director.

Qualifications: (Minimum Education and Experience)

  • RN with a license as required by state law.
  • Current CPR & First Aid certification.
  • Driver’s license.
  • Experience in both children and adult illness/injury care.
  • Child Abuse Recognition & Mandatory Reporting certification (3 hour course, can be completed upon accepting the position before May 15).

Job Type: Temporary

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