The School of The New York Times

Camp Nurse

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Job Location

New York, NY, United States

Job Description

Program Information

Highly innovative, The School of The New York Times (The School), a collaboration between

The New York Times and Cambridge Information Group provides a comprehensive set of

educational offerings for pre-college-aged students. Drawing on unequaled expertise and

unrivaled access, The School provides seminal formative experiences, giving students

expanded vision and focus, while serving as the foundation for success in their future studies

and in life itself.

Held in New York City and Washington, D.C., Summer Academy (SA) provides students with an

the immersive environment during 2-week terms over the course of the summer, in which they

learn, investigate, and explore while having fun and discovering friends, mentors, and instructors

who share their passions and interests.

Position Description

The Camp Nurse is responsible for the care and supervision of all medical services. The care

includes looking after ill or injured campers or staff, administering medication, communication

with parents and counselors, and organization of medical information, medications and first-aid

kits, as well as documenting all procedures in Student Information System.

Position Duties and Responsibilities

This is a day position with specific duties and responsibilities which include but are not limited to

the list below:

• Assist in the organization of health office

• Making a sure inventory of First-Aid kits is supplied and maintained

• Maintain health forms

• Keep a daily log of office visits

• Administer over-the-counter drugs, when necessary

• Illness and injury management

• Communication with parents and counselors of illness and injury

• Be a medical resource that would bridge the gap between basic medical knowledge

and emergencies.

• Providing First Aid for:

o Cuts, scrapes, and bruises

o Bee stings

o Dehydration and sunburn


The Camp Nurse will be an experienced professional with prior leadership experience and a

minimum of 2 years of work in comparable positions. Prior work in a university program,

boarding school, or camp is particularly desirable.

Education, Work Experience and/or Licensure

• Licenses as a registered nurse in state of New York

• Experience working with children or youth

• 21 years of age or older

• Ability to maintain and administer all medications

• Ability to make decisions and take initiative under pressure

• Good communication skills

The Camp Nurse will be expected to work during Day-time hours between 9 a.m – 6 p.m. Dates

of commitment are below:

• June 5th - June 17th: Term 1

• June 19th - July 1st: Term 2*

• July 3rd - July 15th: Term 3*

• July 17th - July 29th: Term 4

Preference will go to staff that can work all terms, but willing to accept those applying for one

term only,

This position offers the following:

• An opportunity to work with a passionate team of diverse people.

• Housing in a single room and meals provided.

• Unlimited Metrocard;

• Chaperone events such as Broadway shows and trips to local attractions and events.

• An hourly rate of $33.

Language Skills

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Excellent command of the English language.

• Ability to speak another language a plus.

Physical Demands

The physical demands listed here are representative of those that must be met by an employee

to successfully perform the essential functions of his/her job. Under the ADA, reasonable

accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential


• Ability to sit, stand, walk, travel up and downstairs, crouch, stoop and reach.

• Ability to lift to 25 lbs.

Other Requirements

All staff will be working closely with minors and will need to pass a criminal background check

and successfully complete all training. All positions will require use of one’s personal cell phone.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics listed here are representative of those an employee

encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Under the ADA, reasonable

accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential

functions of a basic office/academic environment.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being

performed by an individual assigned to this position. They are not intended to be exhaustive

list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required of personnel so classified. The School of the

New York Times reserves the right to modify this job description in its sole discretion.

BrandEd is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


Location: New York, New York, US

Posted Date: 6/22/2022
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