Associate Area Director — Pasco, WA


​Tri-Cities Young Life is searching for a seasoned staff person eager to work with a great team in a diverse, Latino/multicultural and socio-economic community. We are looking for someone who is able to help manage our current high school ministries, as well as help develop new ministry at a local high school. This person would work directly with the area director and join a healthy team of staff, committee and volunteer leaders.


  • ​Work closely with the area director, area staff and committee.
  • Provide strong organizational, communication and planning skills.
  • Develop a strong Young Life presence in a diverse, Latino/multicultural and socio-economic community.
  • Provide spiritual leadership, supervision, training and recruitment of leaders.
  • Model excellent relational work with kids and lead a dynamic ministry (contact work, club, camp, Campaigners).
  • Develop parent support teams and new relationships within the community.
  • Participate in current growing and deepening relationships with area churches.
  • A team builder who is comfortable with delegating.
  • Actively participate in fundraising for the area, as well as raise personal support for part of the local area budget.
  • Participate in regional, divisional and missionwide staff development and training.


  • ​Deep, abiding faith in Jesus Christ and love for people.
  • Passion and calling for communicating the love of Christ to people from various backgrounds and beliefs.
  • Two or more years of fruitful Young Life staff experience preferred.
  • Self-starter, strong initiative, vision and an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Strong leadership and relational skills.
  • Willing to reside in the community where ministry is being done.


  • ​Opportunity to work with experienced, fun and committed staff.
  • Salary in line with education and experience.
  • Medical, dental and vision.
  • Paid vacation and sick leave.
  • 401(k) matching plan.
  • Pension contributions.


​Tri-Cities Young Life has had a rich history of fruitful ministry for more than 40 years. Currently, ministry is going strong with 11 teams (five high school, four WyldLife, Capernaum and YoungLives). Our support teams, committee and donor involvement are engaged, supportive and healthy. We look forward to adding to our staff team in order that we may continue to deepen ministry in our current clubs and widen our reach to the next school!

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