Miniwanca Jobs

We are grateful for those who are committed to humble service and passionate about positive youth development.

We are seeking individuals who believe in our mission and the core values of best self, balanced living, safety, inclusivity, and stewardship. Summer camp jobs offer staff members more than just a paycheck – they will offer you the experience of a lifetime. Learn more about all that Miniwanca has to offer.

If you are ready to take the next step, please see our current openings or apply through the appropriate application below. If you’d like to see what a summer at Miniwanca could look like, we invite you to see this video. If you have questions about specific positions, your application or the interview process, please contact us.

The American Youth Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran’s status.


Summer Opportunities

June - August 2019

Miniwanca summer camp is a vibrant gathering of people from around the world who support youth in discovering and developing their own best self. Join this team in one of many leader, specialist, or support roles.

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Academic Year Opportunities

Spring and Fall 2019

Join an experienced and enthusiastic community committed to serving youth throughout the fall, winter, and spring. Deliver programs to local community and school groups, assist in maintaining our site, and develop your skills as an experiential educator.

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Director of Operations

Full-Time Position

The American Youth Foundation is delighted to share that we are growing our team and expanding our efforts! The Director of Operations is a year-round position, responsible for providing support for all functions at the site, ensuring the highest standards of quality, safety, and cost-effectiveness. The Director of Operation’s primary purpose is to directly manage the departments and areas of food program, finance, facilities, office administration, and IT. Additionally, this position will have command and awareness over research and trends in youth development that can serve as the knowledge base guiding long term business decisions. The Director of Operations will promote the site locally, regionally, and nationally.

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Full-Time Position

The American Youth Foundation is seeking a Registrar for the Michigan campus. The Registrar is a year-round position, responsible for maintaining ideal client relations and playing a vital role in the Program Team. The greater Program Team will collectively seek an ideal experience for all clients, parents, guardians, campers and participants in Miniwanca programs. The Registrar’s primary purpose is to manage the relationship with the families and clients who care for the campers and participants in our National Leadership Conference, Summer Camps, and Open Enrollment programs from inquiry, and through registration and attendance of these programs.

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