Directors usually work under the supervision of an executive director. Site directors, associate and operations directors have direct responsibility for the daily operations of a particular outdoor ministry site providing leadership in the areas of administration.They often have responsibilities for supervising other full time staff and also have responsibility for direct program leadership as well.

Wilderness Canoe Base Site Director – Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp
Amery, WI

General Responsibilities: Provide Christian leadership and stability for staff and campers in accordance with Lutheran tradition and Lake Wapogasset Lutheran Bible Camp’s vision, mission, and core value statements  Provide administrative leadership designed to challenge and inspire staff to carry out the mission of the camp  Oversee camp Risk Management policies and procedures
Qualifications: See attached job description

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For More Information Contact:
Heather Eggert or 715-977-0149

Application Deadline: Open until filled

Directors – Mount Cross Ministries
Santa Cruz, CA

General Responsibilities:The Director of Programs is a full time seasonal position that works closely with the Executive Director, Director of Food Service, Director of Operations, Day Camp and Retreats Coordinator, Registrar and other seasonal and full-time staff. The Director of Programs is responsible for all programs in consultation with the Executive Director and in line with the Strategic Plan. This includes the development, design, planning, promotion and supervision of all summer programs offered at Mt. Cross

Qualifications: PERSONAL QUALIFICATIONS: A commitment to, a familiarity with, and an enthusiasm for Lutheran theology. Understanding of the philosophy and mission of outdoor ministries. Strive to follow Christ’s call to love others as God loves us. Enthusiasm for living as part of an intentional Christian community. Possess a strong appreciation of and commitment to care for God’s creation. Experience At least 21 years of age. Three years of outdoor ministry or congregational youth ministry experience in planning

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For More Information Contact:
Allison Westerhoff or 831-336-5179

Application Deadline: April 1, 2017

Director of Business and Operations – Crossways Camping Ministries
Appleton, WI

General Responsibilities: The Director of Business and Operations directs and coordinates the internal operational activities of the organization in accordance with the policies and procedures of Crossways Camping Ministries. Provides sound oversight for the functions of camp operations, human resources, accounting, program, outreach, registration and communications. This is a full-time, salaried position.

Qualifications: A minimum of a Bachelor degree with certification or equivalent experience in accounting and/or camp management.  A minimum of five years of experience in camp or office management requiring demonstrated operational, financial, HR, and supervisory skills.  Willingness to support the Mission, Vision and Values of Crossways Camping Ministries.  Ability to function and support a team environment with the staff.  Ability to manage and prioritize tasks in an active office environment.

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For More Information Contact:
Jake Czarnik-Neimeyer or 920-882-0023

Application Deadline: January 20, 2017 or until position is filled

Lutheranch Site Director – NovusWay, Inc
Tallapoosa GA

General Responsibilities: Lutheranch is NovusWay’s newest site and the Site Director will be the first full-time, year round, on-site employee. Currently Lutheranch features an eight-bedroom retreat center. A 100-bed center is slated to open by June 1, 2017. The Site Director is expected to provide “hands on service as needed” in leading programs, caring for the site, hosting retreat groups and providing other services, while growing the program and participation.

Qualifications: The position requires a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three years of year round experience in a camp or retreat center, knowledge and skills for staff supervision and growth, program design and implementation, working with volunteers and conducting marketing and PR activities and be willing to take a “hands on approach” approach. To learn more about NovusWay and Lutheranch, visit

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For More Information Contact:
Margo Rabon or 828-209-6327

Application Deadline: January 15, 2017