Young Life Church Partner — Grand Rapids, MI


​Eastern Ottawa Young Life ( is looking for Young Life church partner candidates. A Young Life church partner is someone who works for a local church and is a team leader at one of the area schools.

Eastern Ottawa Young Life currently has three other people serving in the position of a Young Life church partner. As our area grows, and our partnership with local churches grow, we are looking for people to join our team, which consists of a full-time area director, full-time associate area director, full-time staff associate, part-time YoungLives coordinator, three-quarter time office administrator, three student staffers, and 90+ volunteer leaders.


Seventy percent of your time will be working at the church and running their high school and middle school ministry. Thirty percent of your time will be working as a team leader of a local club. No fundraising is required.


  • ​College graduate/post-college age.
  • Team leader experience.
  • Experience in a local church.
  • Love for Young Life.
  • Love for the local church.


  • ​Full-time salary.
  • Health benefits.
  • Family gym membership.
  • Training and optional seminary degree.


​Eastern Ottawa Young Life is located in the heart of West Michigan, just west of Grand Rapids and close to Lake Michigan. We are in four 4 towns that surround Grand Valley State University (26,000 students). We are currently active in six high schools, four middle schools, one university, and YoungLives.

How To Apply:

​If you are interested, please email​ with your resume, and then an application will be sent to you.