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Surprise Lake Camp
520 8 Ave, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10018

Principal Responsibilities:

Located in beautiful Cold Spring, New York, on 450 acres of private grounds adjacent to New York State Park land, Surprise Lake Camp is seeking to engage Registered Nurses as part of our residential summer camp team.
We are seeking professionals with significant experience in pediatric nursing, school nursing and / or camp nursing. The position begins in mid-June and lasts through the third week in August. The position includes full room and board as well as the possibility for your children to attend camp at a reduced tuition. Below please find an outline of the position responsibilities

Supervised by and responsible to Health Director/Head Nurse. Review camper medical forms and set up camper folders. Perform initial screening for campers and staff. Examine campers and staff during clinic hours. Distribute medication to outpatients in accordance with standing orders of physician. Provide emergency care to outpatients and nursing services to inpatients. Participate in day shifts and night coverage at Health Center. Help supervise Health Center aides Attend Health Center staff meetings and general staff meetings as needed. Accompany patients to doctors' offices and hospitals as needed. Help maintain Health Center facilities, equipment and supplies.

Candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to Sheryl Kirschenbaum, Surprise Lake Camp's Director, at

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Agency Information:

Surprise Lake Camp is an independent camp with an affiliation to the JCC association.