Camp Canadensis

Camp Canadensis, located in the Pocono Mountains of PA, is a co-ed, residential summer camp for children ages 6-16. Join our team of motivated medical staff, including 6 nurses and a full-time doctor in residence. Our state of the art Health Center is equipped with air conditioning, private rooms, bathrooms, a nurses’ lounge, Wi-Fi, and cable. All meals are provided.

At Camp Canadensis, our goal is to create an environment that is emotionally, physically and socially safe for campers and their parents in a first-rate facility. Focusing on the individual needs of each child within a group living setting, our approach is to promote a community defined by tolerance and acceptance where campers feel connected to their surroundings while developing friendships that are sure to last a lifetime.

Camp Canadensis is currently seeking nurses.

Responsibilities include:

  • Triage and treat campers and staff during clinic hours
  • Administer medication at meals and bedtime
  • Care for inpatient campers and staff
  • Pack and prepare medication for camper trips
  • Manage electronic medical records
  • Conduct inventory of supplies and place orders when necessary
  • Communicate with parents when necessary
  • Take on call on a rotation basis
  • Build friendships that last a lifetime
  • Enjoy all of the beautiful camp facilities


  • Friendly, warm and nurturing
  • Team player
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working with children preferred
  • Must have current licensure in nursing (we will reimburse fees required to obtain Pennsylvania license) ‘
  • All nurses receive generous time off during the summer.

Interested in working at Camp Canadensis?

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Camp Details

199 Camp Canadensis Rd. Canadensis, PA 18325

Staffing needs: Nurses

Gender: Coed

Camp Type: Single session

Number of sessions: 1

Number of campers: 450-649