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Jewish Community Center Camp Nurse in West Nyack, New York

Principal Responsibilities: OVERVIEW:JCC Rockland is seeking an RN to join our summer team. JCC Rockland Camps provide unique and engaging summer experiences for campers ages 18 months to entering 10th grade. We are seeking RN's who have an awesome ability to connect with kids. JCC Rockland Camps prides itself on having amazing, creative, skilled, friendly and professional staff. In this position you will have the power and opportunity to build relationships and create memories that will last a lifetime. All camp staff provide guidance and act as a positive role model for the campers and their fellow camp staff. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB: * Pre-camp responsibilities include reviewing camper and staff medical files, ordering supplies, setting up of the camp health room and preparing for Rockland County Department of Health inspection* * Oversee the camp health care office * Managing and overseeing the health policies and daily procedures at camp* * Responsible for training trip leaders to distribute medications off site as needed* * Responsible for managing all food allergies for campers and staff* * Accountable for administering daily medication to campers and staff * Provide emergency and routine first aid care to campers and staff * Maintain medical records and medical log book as required by Department of Health * Communicating with parents as needed * Presenting at orientation for summer camp staff as it relates to health care procedures * Must be able to work and cooperate in a friendly and fast paced camp environment with all campers, staff and administration * Order, organize and maintain inventory of medical center supplies *SCHEDULE June 28th - August 20th M-F 8:30am-4:30pm (no camp July 5) Set-up, meetings and training will be scheduled two weeks prior to camp # Minimum Qualifications: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS * Certified or licensed with at least one of the following RN, LN, LPN, EMT or RTE * Have current CPR & first aid certification including infant, child & adult * Understanding of food allergies and administration of Epi-pen * Knowledge of common childhood illnesses, rashes and communicable disease common to youth and summer camps * Experience working with children in a summer camp or school setting a plus * Ability to communicate effectively * Good organizational skills * Friendly, positive & outgoing # Salary: Under 25,000 # Agency Information: JCC Rockland *Date Posted: 03/18/2021 Title: Camp Nurse JCC: JCC Rockland Location: West Nyack, NY