Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

We believe that camp ministry transforms lives. Walcamp team members demonstrate a deep love for Jesus Christ and a calling to share the gospel of Jesus Christ through experiential and relational ministry.

Walcamp Year-Round Employment Application

Youth Ministry Specialist

Summer Staff Application

Volunteer Application

Youth Ministry Specialist:

Do you value what Camp Ministry does in the lives of our Christian Youth?  Do you have a heart for Youth Ministry?  Do you have tons of youth ministry ideas and no place to put them into action?  Do you wish to work in an environment that encourages new ideas and empowers you to develop new programs?  Do you want to be a part of the exciting new ministry opportunities that are happening at WalCamp?

If you are excited by the above then WalCamp is the place for you.  We are looking to add a Youth Ministry Specialist to our Team.  Some of the benefits that come along with this role are:

  • Endless opportunities to share the Gospel!
  • Year-Round Salaried Position. Includes Housing.
  • Serving in an environment that encourages new thinking!  You WILL be able to see your dreams put to reality!
  • Serving alongside a ministry-focused team.
  • Consistent Leadership Development Opportunites.

Job Responisbilitys include:

  • Plan, schedule and lead on-site youth events, such as our
    Jr High Retreats, Parent/Child or Family Retreats, and
    Camp Agape Retreats (serving persons with disabilities).
  • Plan, schedule and lead off-site events (retreats, lock-ins).
  • Train any assigned Small Group Leaders (SGLs) or event
    volunteers to lead activities and fulfill their ministry roles.
  • Schedule and lead chapels with area Christian schools,
    including music, scripture, messages, and a simple order
    of worship.
  • Communicate with group leaders to determine their event
    goals and the needs of their individual groups.
  • Host self-led retreat groups and lead activities as requested.
  • Participate in camp activities whenever possible; be more
    than an observer.
  • Lead the Youth Ministry team in worship, providing
    opportunities for them to step up and take the lead.

The ideal candidate for this role:

  • Demonstrates a true love for Christ and His people.
  • Enjoys the outdoors and youth ministry.
  • Energetic, Organized, and a willingness to work a varied weekly schedule that includes nights and weekends.
  • Can't wait to see their ideas come to fruition
  • Be coachable and a willingness to grow in their personal leadership skills.


Click here for a complete job description.

Click here to begin the application process.


Summer Camp Counselors
Want an unforgettable, life-changing job this summer? Summer Camp staff positions engage you spiritually, mentally, emotionally, and physically. Develop your professional skills, play games and demonstrate your love for Jesus through service to others. Camp jobs are a challenging and rewarding experience, and they build a strong foundation for future pastors, teachers, DCEs, missionaries, youth workers, and for careers in any field requiring skills in leadership, team cooperation, creative problem solving and adapting to unexpected situations. This summer, grow your professional skills as you serve children, families and persons with special needs in life-changing ways. There is no other job like it! To apply to work at Walcamp or one of 24+ other Lutheran camps in the USA, please visit www.NLOMA.org and complete an on-line application. Please apply by May 1st.

Summer positions Walcamp seeks to fill include:

  • Summer Counselors, serving youth and persons with developmental disabilities
  • Program Leadership Staff
  • Day Camp Coordinator
  • Lifeguards
  • Kitchen Assistants
  • Maintenance Assistants

The ideal Summer staff applicant is enthusiastic, energetic, and passionate about sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ. For additional information, please Email our Program Director at ProgramDirector@Walcamp.org

Download Job Application 

Junior Counselors.

High School Age Applicants

Spend one or more weeks of this summer sharing your faith and serving youth, families, and persons with special needs. Earn volunteer hours, improve your resume, and learn new skills that will be useful in a future career.

We recommend that first-time Jr Counselors attend one week of our Teen Leaders Summer Program before volunteering. Attendance is required for first-year Jr Counselors who have not yet completed 10th grade.

For more information email ProgramDirector@Walcamp.org

New Summer Volunteer Registration Process

Camp Agape Volunteers

Adult and High School Age Applicants

Camp Agape Volunteers spend at least one week at camp serving as a "Camp Buddy" to one or more campers with developmental disabilities. Campers and Volunteers participate in classic camp activities, Bible Experiences and games. Volunteers are serve in a group alongside our Camp Counselors.

For more information email ProgramDirector@Walcamp.org

New Summer Volunteer Registration Process

Part-time Outdoor Education instructors
Do you love kids and working in the outdoors?  Our Outdoor Ed staff works with school groups who come out to learn about nature, science, and God’s love.  This job is for those who work well with kids, can learn to teach from a lesson plan, and can think quickly on their feet.  This job is part-time position with flexible hours.  Evenings and weekends are required.  To apply, fill out the application above and email OutdoorEducation@Walcamp.org



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