Camp Cadicasu - Medic

The Medic takes care of all of the health and wellness needs of our camp community. 

Position Dates: June 17 - August 25, 2018

Salary: $500/week + room and board

Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Ensure the physical and emotional wellbeing of children in your care.
  • Collect prescription and over-the-counter medicine provided by parents.
  • Distribute medicine per detailed instructions from parents.
  • Secure and monitor all camper and staff medications in the medic cabin.
  • Prepare and supply emergency first-aid med packs for out-trips.
  • Keep the medic cabin clean, sanitized and tidy in a productive manner.
  • Maintain a high level of energy and enthusiasm regardless of the weather / situation.
  • Assist sick / injured campers and staff and make sure the medic cabin is stocked.
  • Record all visitors to the medic cabin and treatment provided.
  • Model acceptable behaviour through a professional demeanour.

Required Qualifications

  • Positive Attitude
  • Criminal Reference Check with the Vulnerable Sector Search & Child Intervention Check
  • EMT, Paramedic, Registered Nurse or Medical Doctor
  • Advanced First Aid and CPR-C (or willingness to acquire it)
  • Class 4 Driver’s License (or willingness to acquire it)

Assets

  • Previous work with children and positive references.
  • Wilderness, primitive, outdoors, survival, or earth skills knowledge.
  • Residential camp experience or community living.
  • Out-tripping, camping, orienteering and hiking background.
  • The ability to work independently while being a team player.
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

TO APPLY:

Please send a cover letter and resume (with email addresses for 2 work or school references) to heather@cadicasu.com. Check out our website for more information about Camp Cadicasu to convince you that this is where you should be this summer!