Program Director – John Knox Center

Site Name: John Knox Center

Position Title: Program Director

Position Type:  Year-Round

Location (city and state): Ten Mile, TN

Salary Range: $31,500 to $34,500

Benefits: Salary paid monthly with full benefits through the Board of Pensions for the employee. Dental & vision coverage may be elected at cost to the employee.

Job Description:
HIRING // Full-time // Program Director – John Knox Center – Ten Mile, TN
$31,000-$34,500 – Salary/Exempt – Benefits Package Included – Onsite Residence Required – Private Housing Included 3 BR/2Bath

John Knox Center is in search of a full-time Program Director who is an energetic Christian leader to guide our programs and be part of the overall camp ministry. The primary role of this position is to develop, administer, promote, and lead the day-to-day operations of our growing summer camp program, environmental education program, special events, and guest group hospitality. The ideal applicant would be a positive proactive person who is excited about giving every camper and guest the best experience possible and willing to jump in wherever is needed to meet that goal.
John Knox Center is an ACA-accredited camp located in Ten Mile, TN on 140-acre property. Site amenities include swimming, canoeing, kayaking, ropes course, archery, and hiking trails throughout the property and the best sunsets anywhere. We are nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains and boast 3.9 miles of shoreline on Watts Bar Lake (Tennessee River). During the summer approx. 200 campers and 15 staff come from around the world to be in Christian community together. This small number gives us the ability to form lasting bonds with all our campers. In the fall and spring, our River Ridge Environmental Education Program hosts approx. 1,500 participants each year. Rental guests come for retreats, team building and to participate in our own events year-round. To see more about who we are, find us at our websites at: For additional questions about the role, reach out to Bri Payne, Executive Director at or (865) 376-2236.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest and resume with contact information for 3 references to Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Contact Info:
Bri Payne
591 W. Rockwood Ferry Road
Ten Mile, TN 37880
8654668527 | EMAIL