Types of Jobs

Field Staff

As a Young Life field staff person, you’ll have the opportunity to engage kids' worlds through the practice of time-tested ministry principles that moves you into their neighborhood. The quality training that Young Life provides will enable you to join alongside young people in their work, their play, their deepest longings, brightest hopes and darkest fears.

Camping Staff

Camping staff work at Young Life camps year-round, making each camp an extraordinary place for the young people who visit during the school year and in the summer. At a camp, you’ll find people in a variety of important roles: cooking delicious meals for campers, maintaining the beautiful grounds and performing administrative duties. Every camping staff person is essential to giving kids the best week of their lives.

Service Center Staff

The Service Center, located in Colorado Springs, functions as Young Life’s administrative core. While most positions within the Service Center do not have direct contact with kids, Mission Services staff provide administrative and technical support to Young Life staff in the United States and​ around the world. The support provided by Mission Services equips both camping and field staff to fulfill Young Life’s mission: Introducing adolescents to Jesus Christ and helping them grow in their faith​.