Current Openings

Part-time Cook

This position is responsible for assisting the Hospitality Manger/Chef with meal planning preparation, service, and clean-up; cleanliness and organization of the kitchen and dining room; cleanliness of public bathrooms; and following state compliance standards for food preparation. For smaller retreat groups the cook will prepare and serve some meals working by themselves. This is a part-time position, working up to 20 hours/week, primarily on weekends, depending on guest-group needs. For applicants who prefer a consistent 20 hours/week, additional work on-site is available during weeks without kitchen needs.

The Salary for this position is $18-21/hr depending on experience.

As-Needed Educators & Facilitators

Holmes Camp & Retreat Center is always seeking to expand our roster of as-needed educators and facilitators. These individuals work occasional programs and events at Holmes leading activities such as hiking, geocaching, canoeing, arts & crafts, Christian education lessons, team-building, ropes course, scout merit badges, and more. If you have skills and experience in any mainline Christian education setting, or any outdoor education setting and are interested in occasional work with Holmes, please contact

Pulpit Supply

Holmes Camp & Retreat Center regularly contracts with Pastors, Priests, Rabbis, and lay-leaders to plan and lead praise and worship during programs and events. Holmes also helps match appropriate speakers with guest-groups at the Center. If you are a faith leader in the greater New York area interested in being on our list of worship leaders and speakers please contact