Workcamp leaders carry out our mission by encouraging, empowering, and supporting a staff team, while building strong connections with those in the community. We depend on our leaders to make camp run smoothly so participants can grow in their relationships with Jesus and communities can be strengthened. Each role is a week-long paid position and requires previous leadership experience. There is a minimum age requirement of 25.
Overview Workcamp couldn’t run without these organized leaders! A Director leads 15-20 staff members in mission trip operations. Considering the best interests of the whole mission trip, Directors oversee logistics, safety (physical, emotional, and spiritual), and welfare of hundreds of camp participants. Although there are details to coordinate, our Directors mainly love and serve our youth leaders. Enjoy youth ministry, empowering teams, and coordinating logistics? Full Job Description >
The Setup Director arrives one week prior to the start of camp to make sure each Workcamp is ready for camp participants. They get to know the residents we are serving as they deliver materials and check work descriptions. Our Setup Directors work closely with our Cosponsor team and local vendors to make sure each work site is ready for Workcamp to begin. Full Job Description >
Loves Jesus. Speaks to 400+ students. Serves youth leaders and youth students. Our Master of Ceremonies (MC) leads our morning and evening programs Workcamp. They deliver high energy, Jesus-centered, and youth focused programs involving games, worship, and most importantly an opportunity for students to encounter Jesus. Full Job Description >
Incredible mission trips cannot happen without incredible staff.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What are the qualifications?
Minimum age 25
All positions paid
Agree 100% with our mission: We help youth leaders by providing mission trip experiences where youth encounter Jesus.
Q: What is the application process?
Each position has a different application process, but you can expect to have an application, reference check, 1-2 interviews, and a training week. We also run background checks for all leadership staff. If at any point your application is no longer being considered, you will receive an e-mail.
Q: Do I pick where I serve?
On your application, you can select your camp and date preferences, however, based on your skills and the needs of Group Mission Trips, you will be assigned to your camp location(s).
Q: What is Leadership Summit and do I need to attend?
Leadership Summit is 3 day training event in Loveland, CO for all Directors and MCs. You’ll learn the ins and outs of your position and meet your staff team as well! It’s a great time for learning, community, and some fun. If you are accepted as a Director or MC, you will be required to attend Leadership Summit. Setup Directors are not required to be at Leadership Summit.
Q: My youth group is attending camp, can I serve at the same camp as them?
As, you do not get to choose where you serve, you may or may not serve at the same camp as your youth group. Based on your skills and the needs of Group Mission Trips, you will be assigned to your camp location(s).