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John Knox Center

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We are a Christian camp and retreat center where our employees create a hospitable experience for youth and adults. Download application below and fax or email resume to (865) 376-1719 or admin@johnknoxcenter.org.  Hours, schedule, & benefits vary by position.  Background check required for any & all employment.


Full Time Positions:

DIRECTOR OF GUEST SERVICES: 

Responsibilities include hiring, training, supervising food service & housekeeping staff, inventory, ordering food/supplies, creating menus appropriate to age group, dietary needs & budgetary constraints, scheduling staff, etc.  Food service and supervisory experience required, ServeSafe certification preferred.  Must have excellent communication and organizational skills, enjoy customer service and hospitality, have a positive team attitude, be flexible and self-motivated. Salary plus benefits after 90 days. (Full Time)

Director of Guest Services Job Description

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Part Time/ Seasonal Positions:

HOUSEKEEPING & FOOD SERVICE STAFF: Hours vary by season. Prepare meals and accommodations for groups to create a welcoming and hospitable experience for youth and adults. Must have an eye for detail and providing the best service possible. Positions available with (Part Time-Hourly)

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PROGRAM STAFF: Substitute teaching to seasonal employment. Positions include environmental education instructors, substitute teachers, lifeguards, camp counselors, ropes course facilitators. Must be 18 yrs. of age, experience working with children a plus.  For additional summer camp information and specialized application, see bottom of page.

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 Summer Camp Staff

Camp John Knox is currently looking for Superstar Staff! We invite you to consider being part of a fun and exciting ministry that seeks to provide safe camp experiences in which people discover the wonders of Godís creation and build their faith in Jesus Christ. We seek sincere Christians with the desire to share Christ and Godly values by example and teaching.

Working at John Knox is an amazing experience. The work is challenging and the standards are high, but the reward is awesome! You will work with campers ages 4-18, and develop leadership and communication skills, problem solving techniques, and practice in conflict resolution, parenting skills, and much more. Are you self-motivated, fun-loving, and enjoy being outside? Do you have lots of energy and think kids are great? Camp John Knox may be the place for you this summer. We are looking to hire enthusiastic folks who love working with children in an outdoor environment. We have positions available for Counselors, Program Staff, Worship Coordinator, Media Specialist, Lifeguards and Support Staff.

The folks we hire are more than just staff; they are great leaders, friends, and role models of the Christian life. We provide your housing, food, plus a competitive salary. The summer begins with Staff Education. With most weekends off and family work atmosphere, you canít beat living in one of the most beautiful places in East Tennessee.

If you have any questions about this outstanding job opportunity contact Penny Laitos, Program Director.  penny@johnknoxcenter.org or 865-466-8525.
 
Summer 2014
May 27 - Staff Training Begins
July 26 - Summer Camp Ends

 

 


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John Knox Center
591 West Rockwood Ferry Road
Ten Mile, TN 37880
Phone: (865) 376-2236
Fax: (865) 376-1719
    

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