We believe that reaching college students and faculty with the gospel is one of the most strategic ministry callings you could pursue! Listen to InterVarsity’s president, Tom Lin, to find out more about joining InterVarsity staff.
"Our mission is bold. There are over 2500 campuses in the US with more than 1000 students, and the majority of them have no known Christian ministry. Right now, the Holy Spirit is calling someone to join this work. Is it you?"
Tom Lin, InterVarsity President
What Staff Do
Campus staff work to increase the number of witnessing communities, as well as the size, health, and spiritual maturity of existing ones by being a…
Communicate and model InterVarsity’s vision by creating a culture of prayerful dependence on God, guiding students and faculty in God’s mission through studying scripture and setting goals that expectantly anticipate what God wants to do on campus.
Build momentum for the vision by aligning programs, structures and leadership teams around the goal, and mobilizing students and faculty to engage their networks with the gospel and start new missional communities.
Gather, invite, and disciple diverse groups of students and faculty so that they not only follow Jesus as Savior and Lord, but also advance the mission on campus as participants and leaders, equipping them to hear the Word, respond actively, and interpret the experience.
Collaborate with a network of other local, area, regional, and national InterVarsity staff and volunteers, contributing to team projects, and utilizing national resources, tools and conferences.
Who We’re Looking For
We’re looking for people who are called to the university as a mission field and want to be a part of reaching every corner of every campus! InterVarsity staff are people who take initiative and have ministry leadership and interpersonal skills.
What You’ll Receive
As an InterVarsity Campus Staff Minister, your practical ministry skills, spiritual formation, and leadership will be further developed. You’ll receive training in character and theological formation, spiritual disciplines, prayer ministry, ethnic reconciliation and justice, cross-cultural skills, event planning, financial management, and more.
Ministry Partner Development (MPD)
A part of being on mission with InterVarsity is developing a team to financially support your full salary and ministry budget. MPD is modeled in scripture and is a relational process that invites others to join what God is doing on campus. New staff receive training and coaching and often do MPD in community with others.
As we work towards our mission, we want InterVarsity staff to grow and flourish. We want our staff to be healthy, missionally fruitful, joyful, committed, and satisfied. To help our staff thrive, we offer a robust benefits program. For details, please click here.
Take the Next Step
Campus Staff Minister
Campus Staff Minister positions are for those who have some ministry
experience and want to make a three to five year, full-time commitment. Our Campus Staff Ministers
have the chance to impact a generation of college students as they work with teammates to plant
new InterVarsity ministries and develop existing ones.
Our campus internships provide a great way to gain ministry experience and help you decide if full-time InterVarsity staff is a good fit. These positions are open to recent graduates, as well as 3rd and 4th year students. To learn more about opportunities in your area, please get in touch with us.
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