CBU BSCN RECENT OR POTENTIAL GRADS – Wellness Coordinator, Tim Horton Children’s Foundation – Tatamagouche

Requirements

Being a nurse is more than just a job to you. You treat people with respect, compassion and
empathy. Your open nature makes people trust you and feel accepted. You enjoy working with
youth and maintaining the routines that contribute to their overall wellbeing.

If this sounds like you, consider an opportunity as a Wellness Coordinator with the Tim Horton Children’s
Foundation.

Qualifications 

You are…

  • a Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)
  • experienced at working with youth aged 12 – 16
  • certified in Standard First Aid or Wilderness First Aid (WFA), or willing to obtain
  • bilingual in English and French (considered an asset)
  • able to provide an acceptable criminal background check
  • able to join us between June 8, 2018 and August 31, 2018

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

You will…

  • perform health screening for arriving and departing campers
  • provide First Aid and assess campers and staff for routine conditions
  • provide in-field leadership in the event of staff, camper or risk management support, or evacuation
  • administer routine medications based on THCF Wellness Standards
  • securely maintain camper and staff health files
  • establish relationships with youth that reflect respect, trust and empathy
  • model healthy choices and emotional maturity
  • be challenged physically and mentally as you live in an overnight camp setting for 10 day sessions, with 2 days of
    break in between
  • learn that the challenge is also rewarding, and will experience personal growth alongside the campers your are
    supporting

Application Details

For more information on this co-op opportunity or to apply, please send resume and cover letter to Carly Turnbull: carly_turnbull@cbu.ca

Note: This opportunity is also available at our other camp locations. As part of your application for this posting, you have the
opportunity to indicate your interest in other camp locations or positions.

The Tim Horton Children’s Foundation …

  • believes that thriving youth create stronger communities
  • understands that youth from low-income homes face greater obstacles to reaching their potential
  • fosters strengths within youth, and empowers them to pursue a life without limits
  • uses the power of camp and community as a catalyst for change
  • builds teams who like to have fun while sparking constructive actions in others
  • provides our team with many training, development and travel opportunities

To learn more about our Youth Leadership Program, click here.
To learn more about our Tatamagouche camp location, click here.