Area Ministry Director - Metro DC & Eastern Maryland

To advance the mission and purpose of InterVarsity, an Area Ministry Director has significant shared leadership with the Regional Ministry Director within a region and has spiritual leadership and pastoral supervisory responsibility.

The Area Ministry Director will recruit, train, and supervise campus staff ministers who lead existing chapters on six campuses as well as on new campuses that we will plant in the future.  Existing chapters include Georgetown University, University of Maryland College Park, George Washington University, American University, Bowie State University, St. Mary’s College, and the College of Southern Maryland. This person will work as a member of the regional leadership team in the Mid-Atlantic region to advance the overall work in that geography. 

Successful candidates should show visionary leadership, networking capabilities in the community, and the ability to coach and train campus staff. See the full position description for a complete list of the responsibilities and qualifications of the role.

For more information, contact Dan McWilliams, Divisional Director, Southern Division of the Mid-Atlantic at

Job Status: Full Time / Exempt
Job Team: Mid-Atlantic Region
VP Area: Field Ministries
Application Due Date: March 1, 2018
Approximate Start Date: June 1, 2018

How to Apply

Internal Applicants must:

  1. Complete the Area Director Application
  2. Complete InterVarsity Staff Reference
  3. Complete Person Under Applicants Leadership Reference
  4. Complete Pastoral Affirmation
  5. Submit application materials and updated resume to Maureen Acton

External Applicants must:

  1. Complete the InterVarsity General Application
  2. Complete the Area Director Application
  3. Complete InterVarsity Staff/Ministry Reference
  4. Complete Person Under Applicants Leadership Reference
  5. Complete Pastoral Affirmation
  6. Submit application materials and updated resume to Maureen Acton

InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is both an equal opportunity employer and a faith-based religious organization. We conduct hiring without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, marital status, parental status, membership in any labor organization, political ideology, or disability of an otherwise qualified individual. The status of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA as an equal opportunity employer does not prevent the organization from hiring staff based on their religious beliefs so that all staff share the same religious commitment.

Pursuant to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 702 (42 U.S.C. 2000e 1(a)) InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA has the right to, and does, hire only candidates who agree with InterVarsity’s Statement of Agreement: Purpose and Doctrinal Basis.