Camp First Aid Attendant

  • Full Time
  • Markham, ON
  • Jun 30, 2024

Unionville Alliance Church

Summary 
Last summer, we had 400 campers join us for Power Up! Camps. The First Aid Attendant will provide assistance to campers and leaders when injuries occur.  
 
Job Responsibilities 
May include, but are not limited to, the following: 
Clean, disinfect, and organize the first aid room 
Become familiar with the location of all supplies 
Prepare all first aid supplies; ensure that other first aid kits have been checked and updated 
Order any supplies as required 
Become fully acquainted with camp policy concerning first aid treatment 
Review health forms with campers/parents  
Provide any need-to-know information to appropriate camp personnel as required 
Provide leadership in the first aid station by taking care of basic first aid as required 
After every first aid encounter, ensure all the appropriate forms are completed and stored confidentially 
Assist in 2 – 3 Sunday morning programs 
Address disagreements between camp volunteers and between children if applicable  
Ensure children are engaged, actively get to know the children and leaders  
Take initiative to complete tasks & think ahead of schedule in case of emergencies &/or changes  
Be an example for all camp staff and volunteers in terms of having a passion for serving & leadership abilities   
Participate in debriefs; gather feedback to help improve camp; aid in implementing changes for the next camp 
Participate in camp clean-up/set up for next camp  
Personal and professional development: Implement & monthly follow-up on SMART goals 
Perform related duties or special projects as assigned   
Complete a brief weekly reflection regarding experience, tasks and self-improvement  
Mandatory abuse prevention training  
 
Skills & Qualities 
A strong understanding of our church’s mission and purpose for camps. 
Must be energetic, self-motivated, and flexible.  
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.  
First aid certification 
Experience in working with children is preferred.   
Ability to prioritize and multi-task with strong attention to detail.  
 
Characteristics 
To be a fully devoted follower of Christ, living with character and integrity. 
Fully aligned with the mission, vision, and values of Unionville Alliance Church 
Is a team player and acts as a positive role model for children, youth, and fellow staff. 
Strong oral and written English communication. 
Organized, punctual, responsible, takes initiative and reliable. 
 
Applicants must be 15-30 years old. Position is contingent upon obtaining the Canada Summer Job Grant.  
 
Submit your applications at uachome.org/careers. 

To apply for this job please visit uachome.org.