Please note that we will accept this experience for the NUTR 495 Field Experience hours — Dr. CK
Camp Pocono Trails is a children’s weight loss camp located in the Poconos in PA (approx 90 miles from New York City and Philadelphia). During their stay at camp our campers learn all about healthy eating and exercise from our professional, certified staff so they can continue to live a healthy lifestyle once they return home.
We are looking for energetic, motivated nutrition majors who would like the opportunity to work first hand under and with our onsite Registered Dietician Nutritionists in implementing our nutrition program at camp. We can offer your students paid internship opportunities as well as life experience in working with our campers on a day to day basis and helping them to achieve their weight loss goals.
Some of their experiences will include:
- Assisting with nutrition classes
- Assisting with healthy cooking classes
- Assisting with weight loss counseling
- Helping to manage the food line at camp
- Weigh ins and measurements of our campers
- Experience dealing with different food allergies and diets
See the job description below for additional details for the requirements for this position.
Summer Camp Dietitian/Nutritionist Assistants
Camp Pocono Trails
Reeders – Poconos, Pennsylvania 18352
Job Description and Requirements
Dietitian/ Nutrition students needed for childrens weight loss summer camp from 6/09/19 – 8/14/19. (Minimum 6 week requirement)
Responsible for helping to implement the nutrition program working under and with our Registered Dietician Nutritionists assisting with the nutrition and cooking classes at camp as well as helping to manage the food line. Will also allow you experience dealing with different food allergies and diets. Internship opportunities available. This experience will look great on your resume as well. Camp is located in the Poconos, PA. Room, board and salary included. Work with overweight kids, teens and young adults age 7-25 at our established 25 year program. Ability to become involved in a program that can change lives and one where you will have a great impact on others all while having a fun time at summer camp.
If you are interested please fill out our online staff application at www.camppoconotrails.com
and we will contact you to begin out interview process.