Day Camp Nurse (Summer Position)

Camp Veritans Day Camp | Haledon, NJ

Posted Date 3/24/2024
Expiration Date4/23/2024

Camp Veritans Day Camp in Haledon, NJ is seeking a registered nurse (RN) or certified school nurse to join our team for the summer season, running from June 24th to August 15th (closed July 4th).

About the Role:

As our summer camp nurse, you'll play a vital role in ensuring the health and safety of our campers, aged 3-16 along with any staff members that may need medical attention.  Your responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing and managing camper allergies and medications (with parental approval)
  • Preparing a medical bag for off-site camp trips
  • Administering first aid for minor injuries, illnesses, bee stings, trips, and falls
  • Providing care for campers who may become sick during the camp day
  • Tending to the needs of any staff members requiring medical attention
  • Maintaining a clean and organized health center


  • Must be a registered nurse (RN) or certified school nurse with a valid license in the state of New Jersey
  • Prior experience working with children is preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Positive, energetic, and enthusiastic attitude
  • CPR and First Aid certified (or willing to obtain certification)


  • The camp season runs from June 24th to August 15th, closed July 4th.
  • 3-4 days of orientation and training will be required prior to camp starting.
  • Camp hours are typically from 8:00am - 4:30pm Monday through Friday.


  • Competitive salary
  • Fun and rewarding work environment
  • Opportunity to make a positive impact on children's lives

Ready to Join the Camp Veritans Family?

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated nurse to join our camp family!  If you're interested in this rewarding summer opportunity, please submit resume and cover letter to Kristi at


Type of Job (PreK-12 or Higher Ed.)

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