Hob: Infirmary Assistant

Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA

748 Hamilton Road
Becket, MA 01223

Company Description:
The Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA is an independent YMCA located on 1500 acres in the beautiful Berkshires of Western MA close to nationally renowned cultural and historic attractions such as Jacob’s Pillow and Tanglewood. Chimney Corners Camp, Camp Becket and the Travel and Service Program, Becket Day Camp and the Berkshire Outdoor Center are the five primary program focuses for the Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA. Camp Becket for boys and Chimney Corners Camp for girls are traditional resident camps with rich traditions and commitment to character development. Program offerings are in aquatics, athletics, theater, dance, creative arts, horseback riding, service learning, adventure trips, team building and high ropes. Our Travel & Service Programs offer a unique life experience to teens and our Berkshire Outdoor Center offers a wide-range of year-round programs for individuals, families and groups. We are conveniently located off Route 8 past Jacobs Pillow; 15 minutes from center of Lee.
Salary Range:Location:
Per Year BECKET, MA
Job Type:Category:
SeasonalCNA/RN/Medical
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Nice to have
Up to One Year
Preference: Required
Skills/Certifications/Licences:
Currently certified or able to become certified in First Aid & CPR, - Preference: Required
Description:
Infirmary Assistants assist the Camp Nurse/Medical Staff with the overall operation of the camp Health Services. Assist with the maintenance of medical equipment and supplies, medicines, and reports in accordance with established practice and under the direction of the Camp Nurse/Medical Staff and Camp Physicians. Ensure that the Infirmary and its facilities are kept clean, quiet, and prepared to deal with emergency and on-going health care of camp participants and staff. Help provide 24-hour health care coverage and stand available for emergencies, illnesses, in-patient care, sick calls, and transport of patients to specialist or hospital. Infirmary Assistants must have experience working with children, be currently certified or able to become certified in First Aid & CPR, and be 18 years of age or older.
Requirements:
Infirmary Assistants must have experience working with children, be currently certified or able to become certified in First Aid & CPR, and be 18 years of age or older.