Camp Name: Camp Seymour
Camp Location: Gig Harbor, WA
Camp Description: YMCA Camp Seymour occupies 160 acres and a half mile of Puget Sound shoreline on the Key Peninsula, 30 minutes from Tacoma. We build self esteem and encourage collaboration through activities such as kayaking, canoeing, climbing on our 37 foot climbing wall, archery, swimming in our heated pool, arts and crafts, soccer, basketball, trip and paddle programs, and so much more. Additionally, Seymour boasts spectacular environmental learning opportunities, with a garden, marine touch tanks, almost 80 acres of evergreen forests and a reptile room. Our recently renovated cabins have heat and indoor plumbing. Since 1905, Camp Seymour has provided and continues to provide opportunities for staff and campers to learn and grow together in a beautiful setting where the water, trees and mountains come together.
Sponsoring YMCA: YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties
YMCA Location: Tacoma, WA
Job Description and Required Certifications: Supervise healthcare program and health center operations. Help maintain a safe, healthy camp environment using preventative health care and risk management techniques. Provide a quality experience to campers & families, focused on YMCA core values: honesty, respect, responsibility, and caring. Represent the YMCA and self in a professional manner of safety and fun. Minimum Qualifications: Prefer RN degree (minimum: entering or completing final year of nursing degree) or EMT/WEMT. Practical knowledge of the organization and distribution of medications, pediatric care. Outstanding ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Integrity, patience, adaptability, sense of humor, enthusiasm, and a commitment to serve youth. Ability to train, motivate, and support staff; communicate openly with supervisor; support and connect with campers; perform duties as specified in job description and by supervisor; behave as an appropriate positive role model in all camp activities. Sensitivity to the needs of families including adults and children. Current 1st aid, CPR, and AED for duration of the season required. YMCA required trainings including Child Abuse Prevention training (within 60 days) and Blood borne Pathogen Training (within 90 days). Physical Demands: Ability to walk hilly terrain unaided. Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation.
Salary Information: $300-350 per week, dependent on experience
Room and Board Provided: Yes
How to Apply: Apply online only.
Apply Online: http://www.ymcapkc.org/jobs
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Contact: Alyssa Dunivan
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