Area Director — Lake Stevens, WA


Lake Stevens Young Life is looking for an area director who can lead with drive and passion to take Young Life in our area to the next level.


  • Demonstrate spiritual leadership on a personal and area level.
  • Supervise, support and develop area staff and volunteer leaders.
  • Model excellent contact work, discipleship and club ministry.
  • Care for and support our YoungLives ministry.
  • Grow and sustain healthy volunteer leaders.
  • Continue to develop and execute an area vision and strategic plan alongside the committee.
  • Work in partnership with the committee on the financial development of the area.
  • Participation and leadership in regional staff events, training and camping assignments.
  • Committee recruitment/training/leading and maintaining relationships and roles.
  • Connect and develop strong relationships with local churches.
  • Nurture and care for current financial donors while also inviting new donors into the vision.​


  • A deep and growing faith in Christ Jesus.
  • Ability to build strong, deep and lasting relationships with kids and adults including local church representatives, business owners and school employees.
  • Proven pastoral, leadership, vision and team building skills.
  • Fundraising knowledge and success.
  • Demonstrated excellence in verbal and written communication skills as it pertains to donors and parents or kids.
  • Experience with, or desire to engage in, cross cultural ministry.
  • Ministry experience preferred but not required.


  • Salary in line with education, experience and responsibilities.
  • Medical, dental and vision.
  • Flexible paid time off.
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan.


Nestled northeast of Seattle, Lake Stevens is a lovely community that is growing and thriving. Our area consists of one high school, one mid high (8th and 9th grade), two middle schools, Capernaum and YoungLives. We are looking for a strong leader ​to build and develop the volunteer leaders and donors so Young Life can reach more kids with the Gospel.

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