Become part of our YWAM Family

Would you like to become part of a loving, hard working, and committed team? We are always very excited to meet new members of staff who join and expand our rich multicultural environment.

Who we are

Our staff is a family of people committed to living, loving, and learning together here at YWAM Lausanne. We are many people from different nations, different languages, and different giftings. What unites us is our love of Jesus and our desire to see disciples set free in all nations. Being on YWAM Lausanne staff opens a season of serving, learning more of your giftings and abilities, and furthering the cause of Christ in Switzerland, Europe, and the rest of the world.

How can I serve?

There are many opportunities for you to serve here. Your time may include staffing a school or working to support our programs in a variety of operational areas. In each case, you will not only grow in character and service but also promote growth in your fellow workers. YWAM Lausanne operates in teams in the following ministry areas: Operations, Communications, Community Life, Hospitality, Administration, and Programs. For more information email our personnel team. They would love to get back to you with possible openings and how you can be involved as YWAM Lausanne staff.

Ministry Leadership Developement School

Room to Grow

We are very vested in the personal, spiritual, and professional growth of every YWAM Lausanne staff member. Because of this oncoming staff complete MLD training. MLD utilizes leadership training to prepare growing leaders to develop their God-given vision. You will learn from experienced missionaries and teachers how to grow as the leader God made you to be. You will learn as a student and immediately apply what you learn in various ministry roles.

Short Term Outreaches

Get hands on

Want to go on a short-term missions trip in Europe or North Africa? You can join us on one of our annual outreaches and make a big impact in a short amount of time. We offer a couple of opportunities each year where you can partner with us on the missions field and bring the Gospel to the nations. Pray and see if this is where God is leading you.

Staff Application

Join Our Team

The ministry of YWAM Lausanne wouldn't be possible without the diligent and faithful service of our amazing staff team. There is a place for nearly every skill set and gifting in our midst. If you are interested in engaging your gifts and skills in a dynamic international missions context we invite you to fill out a staff application, linked below

Welcome to YWAM Lausanne

A Word from our Directors

At YWAM Lausanne, we love to see people develop into their God-given potential. We believe in investing in people so that they grow in their leadership skills and character. This is a place where you can serve in different areas and through that service learn more about how God has uniquely equipped you to influence His world. Pray about joining us for a season of discovery where you can uncover more of your strengths while learning to walk in unity alongside a team of individuals committed to impacting the world with the love of God.

Markus & Anita Steffen

Campus Directors

Current Openings

Specific Positions we are Looking to Fill:


We look for someone passionate and creative with words and images to fill the Social Media Manager’s new position to create and post engaging content.


We are looking for someone to be the first point of contact for our potential future students and walk them through the entire onboarding journey until their arrival on campus.


We are looking for someone to be the bridge between our campus and the city of Lausanne and take over the communication in French.


We are looking for a person who has a good understanding of different cultural backgrounds to join our team and staff bilingual schools.


We are looking for someone to welcome all our guests and help us run our many community events.


We are looking for a person with skills in the area of video making to join our dynamic communications team.


We are looking for a person to run our language for missions schools.


We are looking for a person who can help us steward and care for our 10 building campus.


We are looking for someone to be a pillar to run the entire base to run effectively and launch people into missions.


We are looking for a person to run our kids club, teaching and investing in our youngest community members

Interested in knowing more? Email [email protected] for more information.

To apply for a staff position, you must have completed a YWAM Discipleship Training School.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!