Nurse Manager

Nurse Manager

Organizational Overview: Variety – The Children’s Charity of Philadelphia is an independent 501 (c) (3) corporation which is chartered by Variety International. The organization’s mission is to build self-confidence and independence in children with disabilities by engaging them in educational, recreational and social activities.

 

Position Summary: Reporting to the Camp Director of Variety – The Children’s Charity of Philadelphia, the Nurse Manager will oversee all aspects of nursing and the Health Center during summer programs and weekend retreats. This position will work closely with all relevant staff to ensure the safety and health of all campers attending Variety Club Programs.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assume ultimate responsibility for maintaining the medical care of our campers
  • Ensure appropriate administration and documentation of medication
  • Ensure incident protocol is followed and thoroughly documented
  • Hire, schedule, and oversee all Nurses throughout the summer and year as required
  • Oversee all components of camp medical issues including

– Order supplies for health center

– Maintenance and upkeep of standing orders

– Work with Camp Doctor to maintain and update Infirmary and Procedures Manual

– Maintain Camper Health Assessment Forms

– Maintain VCC Infirmary Data Base

– Obtain Telephone Verbal Orders

– Responsible for the Orientation of all Staff Nurses

– On call 24/7 in the summer to answer questions and make decisions regards to Camper Health and well being.

  • Maintain health center on and off season
  • Staff shifts for call-outs and sick call
  • Other Duties as Assigned by Camp Director

 

If interested, please contact the Camp Director, Angela Hall at angela.hall@varietyphila.org.

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