Overview

Nature’s Classroom New England is looking for an RN for our Fall 2022 season. APPLY NOW if you’re interested in working with kids, being outside, and living with a fantastic team of Outdoor Educators!

As a nurse at Nature’s Classroom New England, you would be responsible for providing care to elementary and middle school students who will be staying on our property for multi-day programs. Our nurses are on when students are on property (M-F). Housing and meals provided!

Dates of Employment
For Fall 2022, staff training will start on August 29, 2022. The season ends mid-November

Compensation
$250 per day
Mileage reimbursement is $.45/mile for work-related travel
Seasonal housing is provided
Meals will be cooked for you during the week and a food budget will be given to the staff for the weekend.

Your Responsibilities
As a nurse, you would be responsible for helping students stay healthy during their trip. This includes, but is not limited to:
Provide healthcare to meet individual needs of students.
Provide treatment and follow-up based on each medical situation and refer students to a local doctor, hospital, or ambulance services if necessary.
Follow health care policies/procedures as described in the Healthcare Manual and within the guidelines of the Standing Orders provided by a local doctor.
Create a MAR for each school and distribute medications as prescribed. Scheduled med passes are 4 times daily (before each meal and before bed) and between those times when necessary.
Coordinate with Nature’s Classroom teaching staff, several times each day, to ensure that emergency medications (i.e. EpiPens and rescue inhalers) are with the proper staff for each activity.
Maintain accurate and detailed medical records according to state and American Camp Association Standards.
Contact school nurses or student’s families to address any questions about medications, medical history, or allergies.
Inventory supplies and coordinate with the Healthcare Administer to order necessary medical materials equipment as needed.

Seeking staff for the following locations:
Freedom, NH
Groton, MA
Yarmouth Port, MA
Lakeside, CT

Tagged as: Medical

Qualifications:

You must be an RN in MA, NH, ME, or CT to apply.
2 or more years working with kids,2 or more years experience working as a nurse
Have a reliable vehicle
21 years of age or older
Ability to live on-site
Ability to read and follow directions on medication labels, health forms, physician orders, and parent letters.
Ability to communicate with parents, staff, and administration about camper health concerns.
Basic computer skills
Possess endurance to meet emergency needs
Must be fully vaccinated

About Nature's Classroom New England

Nature’s Classroom New England is the largest overnight, hands-on, nature/science/SEL based outdoor education program in the northeast. We provide programming for thousands of elementary and middle school students across New England each year!

Application Instructions

Please use our online application to apply or spread the word: https://naturesclassrooms.isolvedhire.com/