Summer Camp Nurse

New Haven, CT

Position: Summer Camp Nurse

Location: Horizons at Foote, 50 Loomis Place, New Haven, CT

Job Type: Seasonal, 8:00-3:00pm

Job Description:

We are seeking a qualified and experienced Nurse to join our team at Horizons at Foote for the upcoming summer season. The Summer Camp Nurse will be responsible for providing first aid and medical care to campers and staff, as well as managing the camp's health center and medications. The Nurse will work closely with the Camp Director and other staff members to ensure the health and safety of all campers.


- Provide first aid and medical care to campers and staff as needed
- Conduct health screenings upon campers' arrival and monitor their health throughout their stay
- Manage and administer medications to campers as prescribed
- Keep accurate and up-to-date medical records for all campers and staff
- Work closely with the Camp Director and other staff members to implement health and safety protocols
- Communicate with parents and guardians regarding their camper's health and well-being
- Collaborate with local healthcare providers and emergency services as needed
- Maintain a clean and organized health center


- Current Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) certification
- Previous experience working in a camp or summer camp setting preferred
- Strong clinical skills and ability to provide quality medical care to children and adolescents
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work well in a team setting and collaborate with others
- Current CPR and First Aid certifications
- Knowledge of common camp-related injuries and illnesses
- Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

This is a seasonal, full-time position from June 20, 2024 to August 2, 2024.  If you are a dedicated and compassionate Nurse looking for a rewarding summer opportunity, we encourage you to apply for the position of Summer Camp Nurse at Horizons.