Youth Intern

West Side Church
Yakima, WA


Job Title: Youth Intern

Employer: West Side Church

Contact Information: Joel Hede at 509-965-2800 or

Address: 6901 Summitview Ave., Yakima, WA 98908

Web Site:

Education or Degree Required: 2 year out of High School

Job Location: Yakima, WA

Salary/Wages: $250 per week

Job Type: Internship

Application Materials Needed:  Job Application -

Job Description:

Educational development:
Every week you will be required to engage with a variety of theological, leadership oriented and spiritually relative devotionals.  After finishing the reading, you and the youth staff will discuss these books while writing a brief personal belief summary on each topic.  You will then implement those ideas and concepts into practical application.

Relational development:

Relationships are paramount in ministry.  While serving as an intern with us, you will be encouraged to build relationships with students, in order to build them into mature disciples who are reaching their world for Christ.

Ministry development:

As an intern you will be asked to participate in and lead a variety of ministry related activities, every Sunday and Wednesday. These will include, but are not limited to, leading bible studies, leading an participating in discipling students into a deeper relationship with Jesus, helping to plan and execute worship services with our students, leading service projects, and participating as a leader in a mission trip and a summer sports camp.     

Partnered development:

Throughout the summer, you will be responsible for being driven to complete tasks and readings by yourself, as well being responsible to partner as a team with another intern. This internship is offered to only two individuals and the ability to work well together is essential.

Service development:

You will often be asked to serve by doing many tasks at once.  Some of these jobs are not exciting and may be menial, but menial jobs are a reality of ministry.  We are looking for people who have an “I love to serve!” mentality.


Internship dates: The internship will begin June 10th and will conclude August 18th. During that time, there are two important dates to be aware of:

  • Sports Camp In Yakima from June 17th- 21st.
  • Mid High/Senior High Youth Mission Trip Othello Washington July 19th-27th

The mentioned dates above are a requirement for the internship. Other dates during the summer are flexible depending on need and request.

Qualifications: Must be 2 years out of High School



Closing Date: 
Friday, 31 May 2019