Wellness Person

Wellness Person

The source for handling the physical needs of campers and staff.

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A SuperCamp Wellness Person is organized, has a solid understanding of First Aid/CPR procedures, and maintains clear communication with staff and parents. A Wellness Person possesses the following qualities:

Professional

Knowledgeable

Accountable

Thorough

Succinct/Concise

Personal

Approachable

Trustworthy

Emotional Maturity

Resilient

Resourceful

Job Description

Before Camp

Training

Participate in training conference calls (1-2 throughout April-June).

Manual

Read and review the Wellness Person manual.

Staff Training

Physical

Train staff on best practices for handling camper physical injuries, including “red flags”.

Injury

Train and review injury practices with staff; including handling bodily fluids.

Customer Service

Communication

Communicate with camper parents on a daily basis (typically via phone) regarding physical health updates.

Documentation

Physical

Oversee the medical documentation of injuries and medication disbursement that arise at camp.

Medication

Ensure medication log books are complete and accurate.

During Camp

Needs

Be the source for handling the physical needs of campers and staff.

Room

Set up the wellness room upon arrival; includes beds and medical supplies; inventory.

Support

Support in setting up meeting space and staff rooms.

Medication

Manage camper and staff medication distribution (up to 150 people).

Treatment

Treat scrapes, cuts, sore throats, upset stomachs, and other minor injuries at camp.

Serious Injury

Decide when a camper or staff member should be seen offsite for further medical treatment (more serious injuries or contagious diseases).

Transportation

Help coordinate camper/staff transportation to medical facilities.

On Campus

Stay on campus while campers are present.

Files

Review camper files upon arrival to have an overview of camp needs.

Response

Respond to emergencies that may arise during camp.

Connections

Participate alongside campers and staff throughout camp activities to build connections with campers and knowledge of camper well-being.

Support

Coverage

Support in office coverage when needed.

Safety

Support in ensuring overall safety of campers and staff.

Arrival/Departure

Alongside the Site Counselor, manage early arrival and late departure campers.

Social Media

Support in social media aspects of camp (Facebook posts, picture taking and uploading).

Job Requirements

Qualities

Certification

CPR/First-Aid/AED Certified (minimum); EMT/LPN/LVN/RN preferred.

Education

High School Diploma or GED.

Experience

At least one (1) year work experience in related field (e.g. EMT, nurse, etc.).

Age

21+ years of age.

Fitness

Able to lift 20 lbs.

Mentality

Student-centered mentality.

Boundaries

Ability to set clear boundaries with campers and staff.

Proficiency

Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, especially Microsoft Word and Excel.

Communication

Professional in your written and verbal communication.

Judgment

Sound judgment; able to effectively problem solve.

Patience

Patience and understanding of youth and Millenials.

Experience

Previous SuperCamp experience preferred, but not required.

Availability

Summer Availability

Available during summer for placement (June through mid-August 2018).

Relationship

Desire a long-term relationship with Quantum Learning Network.

This position is paid an hourly wage.