Camp Support Staff and Cooks

Are you looking for a fun and rewarding summer activity? Do you love camping as much as we do? Camp Easterseals is located in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains of New Castle, Virginia, and is seeking a team of Camp Cooks and Support Staff to join us for a summer of fun, adventures, and camping. 

What You’ll Do 

Cooks: plan meals taking dietary needs into account, prepare delicious, nutritious food and snacks. Support Staff dining hall duties: set tables, food prep, serve meals and snacks, wash dishes and clean dining hall and its bathrooms. Support Staff laundry duties: collect laundry from cabins, wash/dry, and fold laundry from cabins including linens and towels, keep laundry room clean, neat, and organized.

How You’ll Benefit

You’ll earn a competitive salary starting at $12/hour. We also offer other benefits to Camp staff:

Camp benefits include: 

· Room and board (all meals and smores are included!!) 

· Climate-controlled cabins 

· Competitive pay $; biweekly salary 

  • plus, a bonus for returning each season
  • plus, one if you refer your friends, too! 

· Experience caring for individuals with disabilities 

· Personal growth and meaningful work 

· A beautiful, tranquil work environment with wooded areas to explore in your down-time 

· Climate controlled cabins! 

· Camp activity areas including swimming pools, creek, recreation hall, dining hall, and many other outdoor areas to explore!

What We’re Looking For

To join our team, you must enjoy being outdoors no matter the weather, be willing to collaborate with others, able to commit to a minimum of 12 consecutive days, and have a passion for helping others. We also require the following:

· You must be at least 18 or older 

· Possess a minimum of a high school diploma or GED 

· Have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record 

· Be able to bend and lift 30 pounds and possess the physical ability to perform the position duties

If you are kind, have a great attitude, a sense of humor, and are seeking a rewarding summer opportunity where you can make a huge difference in the lives of the people you will help to enjoy camp, please apply now at our website: 

About Camp Easterseals: For 64 years, Camp Easterseals has provided quality recreational and therapeutic camp programming in the beautiful countryside of New Castle, Virginia. Children and adults with disabilities are able to experience all the outdoors has to offer including horseback riding, canoeing, swimming, arts and crafts, ziplining and campfires thanks to an amazing group of dedicated team members just like yo

We believe in a diverse and inclusive culture that leverages unique strengths, perspectives and viewpoints of its workforce can and will advance our just cause, while building a healthy, sustainable organization. That’s why we listen, seek to understand and act to make our organization a safe place for individuals to be their authentic selves. Applicants of all abilities are encouraged to apply!