Joining Staff

Grow in your ministry. Serve the nations.

Join 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, GENESIS – Global Development, 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.

Room to Grow

You will receive following formal and informal training while staffing at YWAM Lausanne:

  • Leading Small Groups
  • Biblical Leadership
  • Facilitating Prayer and Worship
  • Understanding Group Dynamics
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Evangelism
  • Communication Skills
  • Budgeting and Finance
  • Pioneering
  • Project Management
  • Project Implementation
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing Skills
  • Team Building
  • French language

Ministry and Leadership Development School

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.

Message from our Campus 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

How Do I Join?

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