Employment Opportunity

Director of Environmental Education

St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center is looking for a Director of Environmental Education. This senior level management and teaching position is primarily responsible for the Barrier Island Environmental Education program. The Barrier Island Program provides public and private school students the opportunity to learn about and experience nature in a way that is hands-on, memorable and fun. This program which began in 1980 now impacts over 9,000 students annually by giving them the chance to discover the scientific world with all of their senses in an open and encouraging environment with lessons in biology, ecology, conservation, astronomy, botany and much more. Barrier Island’s sessions run throughout the academic school year. Schools come for either 3 day or 5 day sessions. The Director is annually responsible for hiring and training a team of at least 13 Naturalists. All Naturalists live in community in residence at St. Christopher from mid-August through early May, with the Director sharing responsibility in assisting in their discipling and the ordering of their common life. Applicants for this position should have graduate level education focused on fields related to the environmental sciences, as well as prior experience as an environmental educator and manager. He or she must be a mature Christian with gifts of wisdom and discernment with the interests and abilities to teach and disciple others. Physical Fitness is also a must in that many days can include walking/hiking 3-4 miles while talking as well as lifting and hauling kayaks. The work of the Director of Environmental Education is not a regular 9 am-5 pm position as the work requires maximum flexibility to allow for evening and some weekend responsibilities. The Director reports directly to the Executive Director, while working collegially in a direct peer relationship with the Director of Student Ministries. In addition to the Barrier Island program, the Director is also responsible for the Barrier Island Local Outreach and Outdoor Encounters programs. In the summer months, the Director also serves as the Resident Manager from Monday through Thursday. This fully benefitted position provides and requires on site family housing with full board opportunities in our dining rooms. Applications are being received now in hope of filling this position by May 2018.

Director of Environmental Education Application

Facilities Technician

We are seeking an experienced, spiritually mature Christian to serve as a Facilities Technician. You will provide hands-on skills in cooperation with a team under the supervision of the Director of Facilities in the maintenance of St. Christopher’s 33 buildings and 314 acres of grounds. We are looking for someone with construction trade skills and experience as well as grounds keeping abilities. Prior experience and teachability are both highly desirable. This position is available immediately. This full time hourly benefited position is available now. If you are qualified for and excited about this opportunity, we look forward to receiving your application.

Facilities Technician Application

Food Service Morning Team

St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center is looking for a Kitchen Team Crew Member to join our experienced team of food service professionals. We are looking for help on our Morning Team. Our full time, year round food service ministry has unique needs, so we are seeking someone willing to grow with us. We welcome applications from recent culinary school graduates as well as experienced Food Service Personnel.

Food Service Morning Team Application

St. Christopher Internship

This Internship is a seasonal work program that gives young adults an opportunity to spend the fall and/or spring living and working at St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center. This person’s responsibilities will be to support the daily operational needs of the Conference Center and to ensure that our guests are cared for in accordance with our mission: to provide an environment where Christ is encountered and where rest, restoration, and renewal are offered. This involves providing welcome briefs, serving at the reception desk of the Welcome Center, serving as meal host, providing technical assistance to visiting groups, and other duties as assigned. The Internship runs from August 14, 2017 to May 12, 2018 (with some flexibility).

St. Christopher Internship Application

Facilities Summer Internship

This Internship is a Summer work program that gives young men an opportunity to spend the Summer living and working at St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center. The Internship runs from May 15 to August 11 (with some flexibility). As a Facilities team member you will minister by caring for the landscaping and built environment of the campus. Primarily this will include debris clearing; mowing; blow-downs of paths, roads, decks, & roofs; weeding, pruning, pressure-washing and boardwalk repair.

Facilities Summer Internship Application

Barrier Island Naturalist 2018-2019

St. Christopher Camp and Conference Center seeks conservative evangelical Christian Naturalists each school year to work with the Barrier Island Environmental Education Program. St. Christopher is run by the Diocese of South Carolina and is located 25 miles south of Charleston on Seabrook Island. The campus includes nearly one mile of beach, 100 acres of salt marsh, 200 acres of undisturbed maritime forest, two freshwater ponds, and a freshwater swamp. The year will provide an opportunity to not only gain valuable environmental education experience, but also learn how to be a minister through all walks of life.

Barrier Island Naturalist Application

Part-Time Housekeeper

Help us keep our conference center clean and ready for guest who seek rest and restoration. Duties include stripping & making beds; replenishing linens; cleaning lodge rooms, assembly spaces, halls and bathrooms; dusting & vacuuming; mopping floors; setting out new towels and soaps; loading & unloading laundry machines, sorting & folding clean laundry.

Part-Time Housekeeper Application