Nurse

We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse to work with us during this upcoming summer and help build our program. We offer a competitive wage for a short time commitment. We do offer free camp to children of the Camp Nurse if they are between a rising 4th through 7th grader.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Ensure Healthcare staff, campers and staff have a healthy and positive experience at Camp Waldo
  • Assist with Healthcare Center Set Up
  • Participate in staff training leading sessions on First Aid, CPR, and other Health Center related sessions
  • Review Medical records of campers and staff
  • Conduct health screenings of campers and staff
  • Manage medication for campers
  • Attend to injuries
  • Keep accurate, well-organized records
  • Maintain the neatness and cleanliness of the Healthcare Center
  • Schedule doctors’ appointments if necessary
  • Prepare and distribute first aid kits throughout camp including camp vehicles, kitchen, offices, waterfront, and activity areas. 
  • Take on call night coverings
  • Communicate with Directors daily as required about conditions at camp including health of campers and counselors and other items related to safety and sanitary conditions.

Requirements:

  • Current licensure in nursing and able to practice in West Virginia.
  • First aid/CPR/AED certified
  • Current driver’s license
  • Ability to work on a team in a fast paced indoor/outdoor environment
  • Ability to work cooperatively and closely with peers and other staff members
  • Strong communication skills and friendly demeanor
  • Enjoys working with children
  • Experience working at a summer camp or at a school and/or non-hospital/clinical setting preferred
  • Ability to commit to contract dates (June 4th – July 3rd).
  • Physically fit enough to walk around large camp property with ease
  • Able to pass a background check

Compensation:

  • $1300 per week.

To apply please send a resume and cover letter to info@campwaldo.org, Attn: Jonathan Walker-VanKuren, Camp Director