Health Care Assistant

Job Category: Moorelands Camp

Position Type: Summer Job at Overnight Summer Camp

Position Duration: June 16 – August 10, 2024

Employment Type: Full Time

Application Deadline: March 31, 2024

Role Outline

The Health Care Assistant assists with the promotion of general health & safety of campers and staff. As well, they a key part of the operation of the health center and assist with planning and implementing health & well-being training.

The Health Care staff are responsible for the promotion of general health & safety of campers and staff. The Health Centre provides many services to the camp community including health teaching, responding to emergencies, dispensing medication, care of routine health issues, staff training, and first aid support. This is a great opportunity to gain front line health care experience, practice diagnostics, and learn key bedside manner and interaction skills.

Required Qualifications

  • 3rd or 4th year student in a Canadian university nursing program (or international equivalent)
  • Standard First Aid and CPR Certificate (can be obtained after job offer).
  • Ability to work with a team

Working at Moorelands Kids

Moorelands Kids is dedicated to empowering kids to transform their lives by providing fun, engaging, life and leadership skill-building programs to Toronto children and youth affected by poverty. Every member of our staff team is a leader.  We work hard to build a team environment where open, frank and respectful communications from everyone at every level is essential.  We remain firm in our belief that hard work, leadership and team spirit will be the keys to our success. It’s really quite simple – people make the difference.

Moorelands Kids’ Core Beliefs:

  • We believe that every child has the right to succeed in life.
  • We believe that every child has strengths regardless of their life circumstance.
  • We believe that kids from low-income families face hurdles that other kids don’t, and because of this, they may miss out on reaching their full potential.
  • We believe that equipping kids with the tools to thrive will give them a better chance to achieve success.
  • We believe that their success is our legacy.

Salary Range

This is paid positions. Volunteer opportunities are also available.