Summer Staff – (Youth Staff / Counselors)

Is God calling you to serve Him through outdoor ministry? Each summer Mount Carmel calls 25 college age adults to serve our family camp guests. Summer Staff have the opportunity to develop their own gifts, leadership skills, and faith while growing relationally with other staff in a close Christian community. Free room and board along with a stipend, Summer Staff help teach youth, lead worship, organize games, wash dishes, clean cabins, life guard, and mentor other youth in the context of family camp.

The following steps must be taken in order to be considered for a summer staff position at Mount Carmel. All hires are subject to a criminal background check prior to employment. Application deadline is Janurary 15th for new applicants. The applications and deadlines may vary by year.

Call or email David for the latest information: david@mountcarmelministries.com, (612) 859-1340.

For Returning Summer Staff

  1. Download the Mount Carmel Ministries Returning Summer Staff application.
  2. Complete the application and email to david@MountCarmelMinistries.com.
  3. We must receive applications by January 15th.
    (If you have circumstances which prevent you from turning this application in on time, please let us know so we can work with you.)
  4. Once your application is received and reviewed you will be contacted by phone with information about next steps.

For New Summer Staff

  1. Download the Mount Carmel Ministries New Summer Staff Application and Summer Staff Reference Forms.
  2. Read, complete, and email completed application to david@mountcarmelministries.com.
  3. We must receive applications by January 15.
  4. Send the Summer Staff Reference Forms to THREE people you know well and who could give an objective assessment.

References

  • Previous employers
  • Pastors or youth directors
  • Ministry leaders under whom you have volunteered
  • Teachers/professors/adults involved in a student organization you belong to (especially if they have seen you in a leadership role)
  • If you have worked at another outdoor ministry, you must include your former employer or immediate supervisor as a reference

Be sure to tell each person to email the completed reference by January 15th to david@mountcarmelministries.com, or mail to:

Mount Carmel Ministries
P.O. Box 579
Alexandria, MN 56308

Interviews

Once your application is received and reviewed we may set up a video call interview for potential candidates. 

Thank you for your interest in Mount Carmel. We bless you as we discern God’s calling for you.