Looking for Meaningful Summer Employment?
Join the Cathedral Ridge Team!
Cathedral Ridge is hiring service-minded individuals to serve as Prep Cooks, Dishwashers, Hospitality Coordinators, Camp Counselors, and Counselors-in-Training during the busy summer season. To request an application, contact Cathedral Ridge at 719.687.9038 or Office@CathedralRidge.org.
Prep Cooks – Serve in the Cathedral Ridge kitchen and dining hall. This position supports the lead cook in meal preparation, food storage, and maintaining order in the kitchen. Individuals should be able to work quickly, methodically, and flexibly. Experience working in a commercial kitchen a plus; however, Cathedral Ridge is willing to provide training to motivated applicants.
Dishwashers – Support kitchen and dining operations by ensuring dishes and cooking implements are clean, stored, and ready for use. Individuals should be able to work quickly, methodically, and flexibly. Experience working in a commercial kitchen a plus; however, Cathedral Ridge is willing to provide training to motivated applicants.
Hospitality Coordinators – Help ensure an outstanding experience for guests by anticipating and responding to guests’ needs from arrival through departure. Individuals must have good communication skills and a servant heart, as well as the ability to anticipate guests’ needs. Experience working in the hospitality industry is a plus; however, Cathedral Ridge is willing to provide training to motivated applicants.
Individuals hired for the summer season may have the opportunity to be trained to assist with summer camp activities such as ropes courses, challenge course elements, and archery.
Counselors – Consider spending one of the best summers of your life in the Rocky Mountains. Cathedral Ridge counselors live on-site for 9 weeks, from June 1 to August 1. During camp weeks, responsibilities include living with and leading a small group of campers, sharing fun activities, and guiding small group reflections to help campers grow in faith. During non-camp weeks, counselors will provide general camp help from kitchen duties to trail maintenance. Energy, enthusiasm, a positive attitude, creativity, the ability to communicate, and a willingness to share your personal faith are extremely important. Young adults ages 18-25 may apply beginning February 15. Register online or download the application. Applications are due March 16.
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Counselors-in-Training – Are you a 16-17 year old who loves camp and mentoring kids? We are looking for creative, energetic counselors-in-training (CITs) to develop leadership skills by organizing fun activities, leading songs, and assisting with cabin reflection time. CITs will attend a portion of staff training week (June 4-6) and commit to working one or two week-long sessions. CITs will be paid $100 for training and each camp week worked. Apply today! Register online or download the application. Applications are due March 31.
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What is Cathedral Ridge?
Cathedral Ridge is a 156-acre retreat, camp, and conference center near Woodland Park, Colorado, owned by The Episcopal Church in Colorado. It is a “place apart”—a peaceful, natural space, surrounded by peaks and forest—that serves as a resource for innovative and creative ministry, Christian formation, and leadership training for people of all ages. Each year a wide range of diverse groups visit Cathedral Ridge, seeking to build relationships, reflect, debate, and solve real-world problems. During the summer months, the focus of our ministry is summer camps for children and youth across the state and beyond.
Cathedral Ridge offers a variety of comfortable, well-maintained lodging options, a central dining hall, outdoor chapels, and numerous outdoor recreation opportunities, including hiking trails and an extensive challenge course.