Summer Camp Nurse - William Lawrence Camp


Job Description

‘Building character since 1913’, William Lawrence is a small traditional all boys residential summer camp in NH that seeks a nurse (or nurses) for the 2020 season. Season is from mid-June to mid-August. Would like nurse for entire season (8 weeks) but will consider hiring by session. On a beautiful 250 acre campus with an extensive waterfront, the well-equipped health center enjoys a stunning view of the area lakes and mountains and a steady fresh breeze.

As a key member of the senior team, the Camp Nurse is responsible for the health and safety of campers and staff including:

  • first aid and emergency care 
  • medication dispensing 
  • health communication/coordination with parents and doctors 
  • maintain medical logs 
  • prepare med kits for outcamping trips 

Qualifications include:

  • Licensed Registered Nurse 
  • CPR and First Aid 
  • Available to live on site during the summer 
  • Prior experience working with children 
  • Compensation includes a competitive salary, room and board and camper tuition. 

The ideal candidate:

  • Is a team player who is responsible and hard working
  • Is Flexible-willing to adapt to different environments and schedules 
  • Has good bedside manner, is friendly and personable 
  • Has strong assessment abilities appreciates the value of a camp experience for children 
  • embraces the mission of the camp is willing to immerse in the camp community 
  • has a son (or sons) that would benefit from the camp experience 
  • is willing to obtain NH State license 

William Lawrence Camp is a 106 year old not-for-profit organization that serves 110 campers from the age of 8-15 and 50 staff at any given time. Our small size means we are a one nurse camp with back-up available for days off. Prior nurses are available as references and for consultation.

Apply by: April 4 2020


Camp/Organization: William Lawrence Camp (ACA Accredited)

Location: Center Tuftonboro, New Hampshire

Type of Position: Health Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal

Salary: competitive


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139 Federal Corner Road
New Hampshire 03816