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Doctor / Nurse Practitioner

Job Title: Camp Doctor / Nurse Practitioner
Reports To: Camp Director
Number of Positions Available: 9 (one per week) OR 1 (for all 9 weeks)

The Camp Doctor / Nurse Practitioner takes a lead role in our camper and staff's health and safety.

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GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure that appropriate care is provided to all campers and staff with medical needs.
  • Manage and supervise the Health Centre.
  • Handle first aid and medical issues as they arise.
  • Assist with the general camp community as time permits.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Be on site for daily clinic hours as established.
  • Provide daily medical care for campers and staff as required.
  • Be on call and prepared to participate/take a lead role in crisis management/emergency response.
  • Diagnose medical issues and refer if necessary to local Medical Centre / Hospital.
  • Maintain a daily log of campers and staff who receive medical attention.
  • Write prescriptions as required.
  • Administer medications to campers and staff as required.
  • Communicate with parents/guardians any necessary information regarding campers or staff who require medical treatment.
  • Review medical forms/health history forms prior to registration day in order to discuss current and potential medical needs with parents at check-in.
  • Complete Health information sheets in order to provide special health needs information and directions to the appropriate camp staff (e.g. Assistant Director, Kitchen, Basketball Coach, Coordinators, Activity Instructor).
  • Learn emergency action plan for all camp emergencies.
  • Ensure that all medications are organized and prepared to return to parents during check-out.
  • Maintain established policies and procedures for the Health Centre.
  • Review and possibly suggest areas to improve established policies and procedures for the Health Centre.
  • Inform Administrative Director when Health Centre supplies need to be replenished and make recommendations regarding the improvement of the Health Centre/products / equipment.
  • Work directly with/alongside Nurse and Camper Care Assistant.

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD

One week during our nine-week summer.

RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Current status with the College of Physicians of Ontario or CFP / Nurse Practitioners’ Association of Ontario (NPAO)
  • A minimum of 3 years experience.

Camp Nurse

Job Title: Camp Nurse
Reports To: Camp Director
Number of Positions Available: 1

The Camp Nurse takes a lead role in our camper and staff's health and safety.

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GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure that campers and staff with specific medical needs are properly cared for.
  • Handle first aid and medical problems as they arise.
  • Assist with the general camp community as time permits.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Review all medical forms before registration day in order to discuss current and potential medical needs with parents.
  • Provide appropriate staff appropriate camp staff (e.g. Assistant Director, Kitchen, Basketball Coach, Coordinators, Activity Instructor) with special health needs information and directions.
  • Maintain established policies and procedures for the Health Centre.
  • Administer medication to campers at meal times or as required.
  • Maintain a daily log of campers & staff who receive medical attention.
  • Inform Administrative Coordinator when Health Centre supplies need to be restocked.
  • Learn emergency action plan for All Camp emergencies.
  • Assume a lead role in an emergency situation.
  • Make sure all medications are organized to hand out at check out.
  • Keep the Health Centre clean and orderly.

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD

TBD

RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Nurse applicants must have a current Ontario Nurse’s Registration Card.
  • Have a valid G drivers license.

Camper Care Assistant

Job Title: Camper Care Assistant
Reports To: Nurse/Doctor/Camp Director
Number of Positions Available: 1

The Camper Care Assistant assists the Nurse and Doctor with camper and staff health care concerns.

Camp Facilities

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide care to our campers that reflect the standards and guidelines of Elite Camps.
  • Ensure that safety and health regulations are strictly adhered to.
  • Supervise Health Centre and medication inventory.
  • Ensure that campers and staff with birthdays are properly recognized.
  • Be an active participant in the camp community.
  • Sign and abide by Elite Camps Privacy Policy.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Organize Camper Health Data reports for the upcoming week Health Care Staff.
  • Work with Camp Director to ensure Health Centre is adequately stocked with supplies.
  • Assist Nurse / Doctor / Nurse Practitioner with Sunday camper registration and health checks
  • Update HOC Medical database with newly collected information from Sunday Check-In.
  • Assist the Nurse / Doctor / Nurse Practitioner with daily, bedtime and evening routines.
  • Assist the Nurse / Doctor / Nurse Practitioner to ensure that campers and staff with specific medical needs are properly cared for.  Properly and thoroughly document all visits to the Health Centre.
  • When required, travel to the arena to assist hockey staff with any medical or first aid issues.
  • Provide a basic overview of First Aid procedures during Orientation week and staff meetings as required.
  • Arrange with the kitchen for birthday cakes.
  • Maintain all First Aid Kits and Epi-Pens.
  • Routinely fill hydration stations around camp on hot days.
  • Handle first aid and medical problems as they arise.
  • Daily cabin inspections and ranking. Organize cabin clean-up award at the end of each week.
  • Assume a leadership role in the preparation, execution and follow-up of Emergency Response Procedures / Crisis Management.
  • With the Nurse / Doctor / Nurse Practitioner and Director, coordinate the Emergency Response and Spinal Teams.
  • Transport campers to clinic appointments and to the hospital/Urgent Care facility as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Assist with the general camp community as time permits.

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD

Employment Period: May 28th, 2018 – August 25th, 2018

Wages: Summer wages vary depending on age, qualifications and experience of applicants. Room and board is included

RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum 19 years of age and completing at least a three-year Nursing Program or 2-year Paramedic Program.
  • Genuine interest in working with children.
  • Experience working with children of varied ages. Specificcamp experience an asset.
  • Bronze Cross or NLS preferred.
  • Currently holding an advanced or instructor level Emergency First Aid and CPR certificate.
  • Must be enthusiastic, energetic, and positive.
  • Must be willing to take part in camp related activities outside the defined job description.
  • Must possess valid G driver’s license.