Summer Head Cook
Camp Kadesh
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Key Responsibilities:

  • Kitchen menu planning, food ordering and receiving deliveries

  • Ensure menu planning conforms to set budget

  • Management of kitchen inventory, supplies and equipment

  • Training and oversight of seasonal staff working in the kitchen

  • Supervision of meal preparation, timely meal service, and clean up

  • Ensure proper food storage and daily sanitation

  • Responsible for coaching and coordination of staff and volunteer in training, food preparation, and general encouragement and support

  • Understanding the key role food service plays as part of the ministry and mission of Camp Kadesh

  • Facilitate or oversee accommodation of dietary concerns where possible and within budget limits


  • Graduate of (or currently in) a food services related program or equivalent life/work experience

  • Knowledge of special diets such as, but not exclusively limited to: gluten free, vegetarian and hallal

  • Able to work in a team environment and independently

  • FoodSafe level 1 certified (or similar certification).

  • Basic computer skills. (MS Word & Excel, Online ordering programs and Google docs primarily)

  • Valid Saskatchewan Class 5 driver license (or equivalent)

  • Enjoy and connect well with people of all ages

  • Previous experience working in Christian camp ministry is preferred.

  • Mature Christian, able to agree with the Camp Kadesh statements of faith and values.

  • Agree to the Mission and Purpose of Camp Kadesh.

What Our Summer Should look like in the Kitchen

We are currently preparing for a reduced number overnight camps, for food service this will mean the following.

  • 15 meals & 5 evening snacks per week for approximately 100 people per week (campers and staff)

  • Sunday Supper – Friday Lunch.

  • 1 Friday meal for just staff (about 30 people)

  • Saturday is a full day off.

  • Food prep for our staff training the week of June 28

  • Two dedicated kitchen support staff

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