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Summer Camp Nurse (Female)

Position Title: Summer Camp Nurse
Established: Fall, 2016
Classification: Full-Time Seasonal, July 1st - August 15th
Job Location: Stroudsburg, PA
Reports To: Summer Camp Director(s)
Email Resume to: employment@mtgileadcamp.org

Mt. Gilead Camp and Conference Center is searching for a mature Christian leader to serve as our Summer Camp Nurse. The Summer Camp Nurse works collaboratively with the Leadership Staff and Summer Support Staff to lead and manage the implementation of the Summer Camp Program.

Mt. Gilead is a Christ-centered, non-profit summer camp and retreat center. Applicants should desire to be a reflection of Christ’s love to others - at all times. This position requires strong interpersonal skills with the ability to project a friendly attitude; work with a variety of ages and personalities; manage multiple tasks and responsibilities in an unstructured environment with frequent interruptions in a fast-paced environment.

State and federal background clearances will be required before employment begins.

Responsibilities:
• Supervise health and cleanliness standards
• Work with Executive Director, Summer Camp Director(s) and Staff
• Help provide adequate physical health conditions for all.
• Ensure each staff member and camper has on file a health history and examination form, as required set up system for health screening for arriving campers and staff, as well as a system for health screening for trips out-of-camp.
• Conduct inventory of supplies and place orders when necessary.
• Establish and follow appropriate medical routines including record keeping, in a daily medical log, disposal of medical waste, managing and safeguarding medications and utilizing approved standing orders.
• Coordinate coverage of the health center
• Post hours for daily medications and health calls
• Make appointments, when necessary, with medical/dental personnel in community.
• Check and issue First-aid kits throughout camp weekly
• Keep accident/incident reports that can be used for risk management assessment.
• Prepare a summary and evaluation of camp season including inventories staff evaluations, camper reports on health problems, and making recommendations for the following season.
• Monitor/evaluate camp procedures, facilities and conditions and suggest modifications that would create more healthful conditions in camp.

Essential Functions
• Coordinates ER visits
• Ability to lift/assist campers or staff
• Read prescriptions and health exams from physicians
• Get to remote locations on camp property quickly
• Observe and assess unsanitary or unhealthy conditions of camp.
• Be able to follow the correct MAR (Medication administration Records) system in place

Qualifications/ Requirements
• Must be an experienced nurse
• Ability to handle restricted and confidential information in a professional manner and always maintain the information as such
• Basic computer skills
• Excellent problem solving skills and an ability to build relationships
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to multi-task

About Mt. Gilead:
Nestled in the heart of the Pennsylvania Poconos, Mt. Gilead has provided an exceptional Christian girls’ summer camp program for more than 60 years. Campers play, learn, and grow while participating in archery, swimming, riflery, drama, horsemanship, and canoeing – to name just a few! In a warm and friendly atmosphere, staff focus on loving girls to Christ and helping them to develop a dynamic relationship with Him. Meals are served family-style, praise and worship singing, campfires, fun camp traditions, off-the-wall silly songs, games, and activities all enhance the experiences of making new friends and enjoying Christian fellowship. The heart of Mt. Gilead is our Lord, and His praise is incorporated into every area of the camping program. Here girls mature and grow in Him, and make friends and memories that will last a lifetime!

Time:  Full-Time Seasonal
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Healthcare

 

 

Updated: 10/23/2016 2:08:27 PM

Job Contact:
Adam Todd
(570) 629-0920

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Why work at Mt. Gilead Camp & Conference Center:

Nestled in the heart of the Pennsylvania Poconos, Mt. Gilead has provided an exceptional Christian girls’ summer camp program for more than 60 years. Campers play, learn, and grow while participating in archery, swimming, riflery, drama, horsemanship, and canoeing – to name just a few! In a warm and friendly atmosphere, staff focus on loving girls to Christ and helping them to develop a dynamic relationship with Him. Meals are served family-style, praise and worship singing, campfires, fun camp traditions, off-the-wall silly songs, games, and activities all enhance the experiences of making new friends and enjoying Christian fellowship. The heart of Mt. Gilead is our Lord, and His praise is incorporated into every area of the camping program. Here girls mature and grow in Him, and make friends and memories that will last a lifetime!

440 Rinker Road
    Stroudsburg, PA 18360

(570) 629-0920

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