NURSE/FIRST AIDER - Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England


Job Description

Under the supervision of the Camp Director and technical direction of a licensed physician, the Nurse/First Aider is the health and safety manager for the camp. The Nurse/First Aider will work to ensure the health and safety of every person in camp. The position will supervise health and cleanliness standards.

FLSA Status: Seasonal Temporary - June 15 – August 7, 2020.

Apply by: March 29 2020


Camp/Organization: Girl Scouts of Southeastern New England (ACA Accredited)

Location: Rhode Island

Type of Position: Director

Time Frame: Seasonal


• Minimum age 21
• Current state license as RN, LVN or MD or equivalent certification preferred
• Must have a valid driver license, reliable transportation, and current insurance
• Be able to pass a background check
• Must be available for the full duration of the employment period


• Public Health or school nursing experience desirable, experience with children preferred
• Ability to make decisions and act wisely in emergencies
• Ability to originate, update, and/or monitor health care, maintain records, and implement healthcare standard operating procedures
• Have a desire and ability to work with children ages 5 – 17
• Interact with girls, staff, volunteers, and families in a positive, professional manner
• Serve as a positive role-model for campers, staff, and volunteers
• Adjust, modify own behavior, and remain flexible and tolerant in response to changing situations and environments
• Patience and capacity to show interest and compassion for every camper and staff member

Additional Information

For more information about our camps, go to: GSSNE Camp locations are: • Camp Cookie, 116 Long Entry Road in Chepachet, RI • Camp Rocky Farm, 160 Carroll Avenue in Newport, RI • Camp Promising Acres, 580 Dillon Lane in Swansea, MA


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Miriam Montag

WARWICK, Rhode Island 02886