Registered Nurse or Nurse Practitioner - Alford Lake Camp


Job Description

Spend your summer in Maine!

Alford Lake Camp is seeking qualified RN/NP's for the summer of 2017!

Our nurses are an integral part of our community and a sense of humor is essential! This resident position is fast paced, exciting and fun and if applicable may include tuition for a summer experience for a child or grandchild.

Our residential girls camp, 111 years old this summer making us one of the oldest girls camps in the world, is located in Mid-coast Maine about 15 miles west of Camden. We are a community of approximately 350+/- including staff and campers.

The camp nurse duties will consist of but may not be limited to:

  • Opening and organizing the Infirmary 
  • Going over all health files prior to camper arrivals
  • Keeping daily health logs and documentation 
  • Performing routine health checks on campers and staff 
  • Administering daily medications 
  • Overseeing camper and staff health and wellness throughout the summer 
  • Preparing first aid kits and medications for wilderness trips 
  • Responding to emergencies 
  • Parent communication when necessary 
  • Transporting campers/staff to medical appointments
  • Working closely with the camp pediatrician and directors

Qualities sought:

  • Flexibility
  • Organization 
  • Caring
  • Solid communication skills 
  • Strong work ethic 
  • Community minded 
  • Sense of humor 
  • Love of working with children and young adults 
  • Team player

Apply by: April 29 2017


Camp/Organization: Alford Lake Camp (ACA Accredited)

Location: Hope, ME

Type of Position: Health Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: $3000 - $8000 depending on contract length and any tuition earned


  • Must hold valid Licensure in the state of Maine or apply for a Maine License. 
  • Having worked with children is a must whether in your nursing career or in other experiences. 
  • Triage skills and a strong sense of intuition and an ability to work with peers. 


Pediatric or ER experience. General health.

Additional Information

We have a community of 350+/-, 100 of which are staff. ALC has a caring, fun, dedicated family atmosphere where safety and the individual matters!


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Betsy Brayley

50 Main St
YARMOUTH, Maine 04096