Culinary specialist

at Camp Towanda

Job Detail




1-2 years minimum experience

Schedule Type

Full Time


700 Niles Pond Rd, Honesdale, PA 18431, USA




02/22/2019, 07:54 PM


Do you want to spend your summer job working outdoors? Is making a difference in the lives of children important to you? Do you want to meet people from all over the world? What about building your resume while having an amazing time? Join our camp family this summer for a challenging and rewarding job experience that will give you the skills you need for your future. Make a difference in the lives of our campers, while enjoying our beautiful outdoor facilities and working with people from around the world. When you work at address, you get hands-on experience and leadership opportunities, while building skills that any future employer is looking for, such as flexibility, adaptability, initiative, self-direction, social and cross-cultural skills, productivity, accountability, leadership and responsibility. The Head Culinary Chef at address teaches daily cooking classes to our campers, boys and girls, ages 7-17. They work alongside other Culinary Instructors to execute creative and balanced menus in our beautiful country kitchen. Responsibilities include menu creation, prep for the program, kitchen management and teaching campers about cooking basics to leading advanced cooking of 5-course meals ranging from pretzel chicken fingers to teriyaki salmon and souffles! address is the premier family-owned and operated, co-ed 7 week sleep-away camp in address address for children ages 7-17. We are nestled on over 400 acres of beautiful fields, facilities, waterfront and countryside. At address, we provide a well-rounded experience for our campers and staff in a nurturing, safe environment with endless opportunities for them to try new things and feel great about themselves! Our program offers excellent and professional instruction in all land and water sports, fine arts, drama and adventure, as well as very creative evening activities and special events. We attract down-to-earth, friendly and spirited campers, families and staff. We hire 300 counselors and support staff from over 20 countries and all across address. When you work at address, you make a real difference in camper’s lives, while building your resume and career-building skills (leadership, work-ethic, public speaking, management, responsibility) with the support of our top-notch senior staff and Directors. The job of a counselor is multi-faceted; your spirit, creativity and leadership is paramount. When at camp, it is a 24-hour job. Flexibility, responsibility and stamina are key attributes for our staff to possess. Working with kids is a challenging job but one of the most rewarding job experiences you will ever have. All meals, room and board are included with scheduled time off. We are located near a popular summer destination in the Pocono Mountains and less than 2 ½ hours away from address and address. For 97 years, address has continued to define what summer camp is all about. We are highly regarded and respected as an industry leader and are involved in giving back to various organizations throughout the year. address is accredited by the American Camp Association. When you work at address, it’s so much more than a summer job- it’s a family, network and community that will change your life forever. Thank you for considering address for your best summer job experience yet! Begin your application today! Competitive salary, room and board, all meals included, travel reimbursement Job Requirements: Available mid-June thru mid-August. Candidates are required to complete at least one year of college Qualified references Great with children Strong work ethic Culinary school or cooking experience