Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta

  • Health Supervisor-Camp Meriwether

    Job Locations US-GA-Luthersville
  • Job Summary

    Looking for a place to make a difference and spend your summer outside? Do you have a passion for summer camp, high adventure, crafts, outdoor skills, STEM or empowering girls, teens and young women then Camp Meriwether is for you! We have 270 wooded acres 40 miles right outside the Atlanta, Ga area. We are a true camp complete with a lake for canoe, kayak and paddleboards; archery; challenge course; zip line; giant swing; miles of hiking trails; arts and crafts facility; large swimming pool and climate controlled cabins and dining hall.  During the summer we operate a premier residential camp for girls scouts in the k-12th grade.


    We are looking for dynamic young women to provide a top rate camping experience for your girls.  All staff will live and work on camp starting the middle of May until the end of July. Staff will we assigned a group of girls weekly they are responsible for during group times and then will teach 5 activities of their interest during the day. In the evenings we have overnights for our day camp girls and one night a week is staff in-service. A typical day for staff begins a little before 7 am and wraps up around 10pm with campers in the cabin. Staff can expect 2-3 hours each evening and this changes based on evening program with the girls. Staff can expect to have Saturday’s off and Sunday mornings each week. Staff applying should have a willingness to do whatever it takes to ensure the girls have a fantastic time while at camp and be 100% girl focused while in your care!

    Duties & Responsibilities


    • Manage Health Center including maintaining all records and documentation in Camp Minder
    • Screen incoming campers records and make notes if incomplete call parents
    • Collect medications at check in
    • Document and administer medications to camper during their stay at camp
    • Schedule appointments and transportation to clinic as necessary
    • Administer cleanliness and safety inspection system and health related programs as requested
    • Care for campers and staff housed in the Health Center due to illness/injury and provide first aid as needed
    • Assure that all operations follow ACA and Camp guidelines.
    • Maintain and submit all required records.
    • Evaluate current season and make recommendations for equipment, supplies, and program for following season(s).
    • Other duties as requested by the Camp Leadership Team.

    Skills & Experience


    • Must be currently certified in first aid and CPR
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills
    • Ability to communicate clearly
    • Ability to operate telephone, computer (Microsoft programs), fax and copy machines
    • Ability to work as part of a team
    • Ability to lift 25 pounds
    • Ability to make decisions and act wisely in an emergency
    • Understanding of the needs, abilities and interests of girls
    • Preferred minimum age 21, High School graduate
    • Provide proof of USA citizenship or appropriate Alien documentation
    • Must be able to complete & clear a Criminal, and Sex Offender background check


    Essential Functions:

    • Ability to traverse rough and uneven terrain
    • Ability to walk to and from activities (2-5 miles per day)
    • Experience working with children
    • Stamina to live in an outdoor setting


    Physical Working Conditions:

    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to stand; walk on uneven surfaces; sit; handle or feel objects; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell.
    • Work is performed in the outdoors with regular exposure to insects and wildlife; weather conditions prevalent at the time; and walking several miles a day at a brisk pace.
    • Noise level is usually minimal to moderate.



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