Camp Harding Kitchen helper

Posted: February 20, 2024
Closes: May 31, 2024


Diocese of Qu'Appelle

Camp Harding, Cypress Hills Provincial Park, SK


Diocese of Qu'Appelle

[email protected]



We need a Kitchen helper for the following camps:

Women's Craft weekend - June 21-23 (approx. 8-10 adults)

Sudanese Dinka language camp - August 12-19 (approx. 35 children and adults) 


REPORTS TO:   Cook and Executive Director

HONOURARIUM:     $150 per 3 day camp; $300 per 7 day camp plus park pass


Reporting to the Camp Director, the Kitchen Helper assists the Cook with every aspect of food services.

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  • able to work within, and support, principles of the Christian faith
  • experience in a role with similar responsibilities
  • ability to establish and maintain a sanitary and functional kitchen environment
  • evidence of sensitivity to the needs of young people with an ability to respond appropriately
  • ability to work independently with minimal supervision and as a team member
  • ability to plan, organize and prepare nutritious meals and snacks
  • ability operate all equipment used in nutrition services


  • experience working in a faith-based, or a non-profit organization
  • experience in food preparation for large groups

Working Conditions:

• Those accepting free board live in a small, furnished cabin that may be shared with other personnel or campers.

* Living space can be assigned, then re-assigned, based on administrative needs.

* All personnel priorize the welfare of campers over personal needs.

* Overtime may be required and the hours can be irregular.

* Inhibited scheduled breaks.

* Equipment is limited, or basic.

* Expect daily exposure to sun, heat, insects and possibly wildlife.

* Be prepared to encounter hazardous environmental conditions and hazards.(e.g., extreme weather)

* In a group setting, there is risk of exposure to illness and conditions, e.g., lice.

* Transportation to and from camp is an individual responsibility.

Physical Demands:

* Must be medically and psychologically fit to tolerate the working conditions inherent in the position.

* In an emergency, you will be required to assist with the response that could include evacuation.

* You may be required to stand for long periods and bend or stoop.