August 22 to 27, 2011

Do you truly enjoy working with children? Do you love being in the outdoors? Is a sense of community important to you? If so, Camp Ararat is a rewarding opportunity to care for others in a non-traditional setting. Working in a camp environment provides a fun, challenging experience and opportunities for growth and leadership in a camp community.

Camp Physician/Nurse Responsibilities:
• Storage and dispensing of meds
• First aid for minor injuries
• Ensure health and safety of campers and staff
• Communicating specific camper health needs (allergies, special diets) to staff
• Medical record keeping
• Liaising with local doctors, hospitals, and pharmacies
• Make sure transitioning doctors are informed of Health Center procedures and current medical issues
• Communicate with parents
• Accompany sick/injured campers or staff to the hospital/clinic
• Be a “summer mom/dad” to our campers
• Participate in camp activities and events
Qualifications and Requirements:
• MD, RN or LPN degree or new graduates
• Must be available August 22 – 27, 2011
• Confidence in skill sets & strong assessment abilities
• Responsible, hard-working, flexible, team player
• Good bedside manner, friendly and personable
• Prior experience with children (does not have to be in a medical capacity)

To apply please contact:
Camp Ararat, Health Care Co-coordinator
Email: jetsetter99@hotmail.com
Mobile: 416-432-7595