Staff Positions

 

Facilitate ministry experiences while you experience authentic leadership. Mentor and supervise 3-4 Site Coordinators. Assist with daily service and ministry projects. Manage finances with integrity and maintain the overall spiritual focus of the mission site. Provide leadership for adult leaders and help them process their mission week as they experience it alongside their youth. Develop lifelong friendships with community members and be changed by their love.

Qualifications:

  • College graduate or of post-college age
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Previous leadership experience
  • Ability to lead a team
  • Management experience/ability
  • Previous YW summer staff experience is helpful but not required

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Promote an environment where youth connect their service to Jesus as you interact with them daily. Love and encourage students in their experience and faith journey. Partner with and provide leadership for daily work projects, children’s programming or service sites. Plan and facilitate a large group gathering each evening that includes worship, sharing, processing and interaction with provided theme materials.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Able to engage with teenagers in authentic, relational ways
  • Desire to serve alongside participants in a variety of settings
  • Able to provide upfront facilitation of large group gatherings

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Lead ministry by getting to know the various needs of a community and then discover how volunteers can help a local organization make a difference. Network with social service and ministry organizations to coordinate service opportunities for teenagers. See lives change as teenagers are taken out of their comfort zones and come face to face with Jesus in a new way.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Administratively minded
  • Able to problem solve, cast vision and manage details
  • Maintain relationships with community partners

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Enable participants to participate in ministry while they experience the joy of loving kids ages 5-10. Facilitate a daily Kids Club and coordinate morning service opportunities. Provide leadership for participants as they create crafts, plan games, practice songs, and make a Bible story come alive. Come to know and love community kids and their families as you work with them for an entire summer. See life change first hand as youth have the chance to love children with Jesus’ love.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Experience working with children
  • Working understanding of child development
  • Confident in leading at-risk children

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Lead ministry as you reach out to 10-14 year olds in the community by leading a daily sports camp program. Serve as head coach while participants plan and facilitate drills and scrimmages in a variety of sports. Explore valuable character traits found in the Bible and empower participants in leading small group discussions. Coordinate morning service opportunities for participants.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Knowledge and experience in coaching
  • Confident in leading at-risk children/youth

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Utility Support Coordinators may move from team to team throughout the summer in a support role, but at any point during the spring or summer, Utility Support Coordinators may be permanently placed in any of our other positions, coordinating daily service activities. Staff must be flexible, willing to adapt to changing roles and locations, have a servant attitude, and be willing to fill in wherever they are needed.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Flexible, go-with-the-flow mentality
  • Self-starting work ethic
  • Desire and ability to travel independently
  • Well-rounded skill set

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Help youth engage in the community by leading work crews in painting and minor home repair projects. Learn how to set up projects and partner with local community contacts and home owners. Teach participants the basics of painting and watch them be transformed as they serve in new ways. See the lasting effect on both community members whose homes have been improved, as well as the teens and adults who completed the repairs.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Previous work project experience
  • Able to teach skills to participants
  • Interact with community members in a highly relational way

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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Help youth engage in ministry by leading building and remodeling projects in the community. Work alongside community members. Refine your project development skills including supply ordering, budgeting and on-site management. Teach students the value of good work and tangible skills in construction. See the lasting impact of service on both community members and participants.

Qualifications:

  • One year post high school
  • Actively pursuing a relationship with Christ
  • Desire to serve the Church
  • Able to relate to youth
  • Model servant leadership
  • Have a teachable spirit
  • Previous construction experience, including planning, building and leading others in projects
  • Able to teach and model skills to participants
  • Interact with community members in a highly relational way

Team Tasks/Roles:

  • Lead morning devotions
  • Participate in evening programming and worship
  • Facilitate a team of students in meal preparation
  • Engage throughout the day with churches, including youth and adult leaders
  • Engage in respectful service and regularly communicate with community partners
  • Site preparations including inventory, shopping and confirming service schedules

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