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EMERGENCY VACANCY: Camp Nurse for Camp Meraki

ME

Details

Hiring Company

Camp Meraki

Positions Available

Contract

Salary Information

$500 / week


Position Description

Camp Meraki is seeking a nurse for a 2-week overnight performing arts camp. Dates of employment are August 14-25, 2018. 

Perfect for recent graduates and per-diem professionals. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Attend to illnesses or injuries of both campers and staff per written protocols
  • Work within written protocols and scope of practice.
  • Administer both overthecounter and prescription medications to campers and staff per written protocol at designated times
  • Accurately maintain and up to date records of medication administration as well as illness and injury care delivered to campers and staff per written protocols
  • Report illness, injury or abuse to proper authorities when necessary per written protocol
  • Maintain a watchful presence to the overall wellness of campers and staff
  • Work directly with the EMS, fire department, and hospital either by phone or in person when such need may arise to attend to the illness or injury of a camper or staff
  • Live in nurse quarters and attend to camper illness and injury as the onduty overnight registered nurse
  • Attend meals at the dining hall and administer meal time medications

Qualifications: 

  • Current Registered Nurse license by the State of Maine from at least the first to last day of employment.
  • Experience in pediatrics, emergency room, prehospital environment or as a school nurse preferred.
  • The ability to relate effectively to children, parents and collegeage staff is essential.
  • Experience with LGBTQ+ youth is a plus.

Requirements

  • Nursing Certification and License to practice in ME OR Nursing Certification and License to practice in another state with the ability to obtain a temporary ME license through endorsement OR Nationally recognized Nursing Certification

Experience

  • Experience working with LGBTQA+ Youth (recommended)

About Camp Meraki: 

Camp Meraki offers a non-competitive environment for kids from 8-17 to learn about the performing arts. Set against a rustic camp atmosphere, we offer outstanding classes in film, theatre, singing, acting, dance, writing, and many other creative disciplines. Our classes are taught by some of the best in the industry, each dedicated to their students on a very individualized level, ensuring that every camper receives the best possible training and encouragement. Our goal is for campers to walk away having had the time of their lives, with a newfound confidence in sharing their voice through the performing arts. 

Job Type: Contract 
Salary: $500.00 /week
Apply by: August 1, 2018
Details
Camp/Organization: Camp Meraki
Location: Oakland, ME
Type of Position: Health Staff
Time Frame: Seasonal
Salary: $500 per week

Contact
7 Camp Eastwood Circle
Oakland, Maine 04963

For more information, visit www.campmeraki.com



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