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Want to invest your time in something fun and meaningful? Become part of the children's program staff at Youth Haven! You'll have all sorts of fun with the kids and have an opportunity to be a positive role model for them. Most importantly, you'll share with them the love of Christ and the hope only He can give!

Location: Openings in Eloy, Arizona, and Rives Junction, Michigan
Position Type: Full-Time, Year-Round

Position Description:


As a full time staff member, you will serve as part of Youth Haven's core team, working in our children's program each week. You will lead a team of children during their experiences at Youth Haven and share your time and heart with them! In addition to team leading during our weekend retreats, you will also have an opportunity to help creatively with theme development, activities, and implementation of our children's retreats, follow-up programs, Birthday Brigade, and Kids' Club after school outreach.

Our children's team leaders see themselves as missionaries, serving God in home missions. As such, they are passionate about the opportunities they have to share their faith and be the hands and feet of Jesus to the children Youth Haven serves.


Principal Responsibilities:

  • Be the spiritual, emotional and physical leader of a team of boys or girls during their stay at Youth Haven

  • Assist with Kids' Club after school outreach

  • Help lead children & activities during day camps

  • Assist with sending follow-up materials to the children

  • Assist with program planning and contribute creative ideas for themes, activities, decorations, web site content, and other aspects of our children's program

  • Help keep the grounds and facilities clean and in good condition for the children


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Must love Jesus and have an active, growing relationship with Him!

  • Must love children!

  • A sincere and deep commitment to Youth Haven's mission and core values, understanding the opportunity to be involved with Youth Haven as a home mission

  • Be a high energy person and desire to have fun!

  • Be a safety conscious & responsible individual

  • Work within a team environment

  • Demonstrate leadership ability with a compassionate spirit

  • Complete a weekend orientation and volunteer session after you submit your application

  • Be able to relocate to either Michigan or Arizona campus and live in provided housing

Youth Haven is a great place to work, with each member of our team using their gifts and skills to reach out to children in need. We offer competitive salaries and other benefits to our staff based upon experience and positional responsibilities. If you desire to serve the Lord at Youth Haven and possess the servant heart, skills and qualifications required for this position, please fill out our online application. You may attach a resume and cover letter during the application process.

Click here to submit your employment application!

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