Join us on stunning Mount Desert Island (Bar Harbor)! We are an outdoor education day camp with 50 acres of woods and waterfront bordering Acadia National Park. Camp Beech Cliff welcomes qualified applicants for the Head of Health Center (Medic) position. This staff member oversees the day camp health center and provides first aid and health care for the 250 campers each week, ages 5 – 15. All staff must adhere to the health and safety laws set forth by the State of Maine Dept of Human Services Youth Camps Division, and standards for accreditation with the American Camping Association.
The Medic is responsible for overseeing the health and welfare of campers and staff. The Medic will oversee camp health and cleanliness standards; the provision of first aid and emergency care; and management and administration of all over-the-counter, prescription, and emergency medications for all campers and staff. The Medic will also work in coordination with the Camp Director and staff to coordinate and optimize risk management and injury prevention activities.
Apply by: March 26 2018
Camp/Organization: Camp Beech Cliff (ACA Accredited)
Location: Mount Desert, Maine
Type of Position: Health Staff
Time Frame: Seasonal
Salary: $500 - $600/week DOE
At least 21 years of age, LN, EMT, WEMT, WFR or Registered Nurse licensing for the State of Maine and one year’s experience providing health care in a youth setting. Must enjoy working with children of all backgrounds, and be passionate about working in an outdoor setting and engaging campers ages 5 – 15. Must commit to June 12 through August 26.
Preferred experience working in health center(s) at ACA accredited camp or camp setting. Preferred experience working with kids.
Possible Housing available.