We’re an organization that emphasizes culture and community, and we’re looking for talented people to join our team. People who excel at what they do – whether it’s reconciling a budget or telling stories to 200 kids. People who want to develop their careers while making a difference in our world. Interested? View our job openings.
YF staff at an organization-wide gathering, summer 2019
“During my time at Youth Frontiers, I have felt unbelievably supported, valued and treated as an equal with an important voice. The people around me are some of the most hard-working, ethical, creative people I have ever met and each of them plays a role in changing the world for the better.”
“Youth Frontiers is an exceptional place to work, in terms of the culture, compensation and work itself. This is absolutely my dream job, and I couldn’t ask for a better team to execute it with.”
Our staff’s favorite part of working for Youth Frontiers is the culture.
100% of staff stated that the people they work with are committed to producing top quality work.
100% of staff agree that the senior leaders of the organization demonstrate integrity.
Youth Frontiers is committed to fostering a work environment where each employee is respected and where each person’s differences combine to help our organization achieve its mission. We do this through our three core values:
Quality: To be the best at, and continuously improve, what we do. We strive to be bettermakers for our clients and for each other.
Caring: To create communities where all people are respected through our work and within our organization.
Growth: To continue to reach more schools by expanding and innovating our programs, and challenge our people to move boldly into the world and grow personally.
Our Program Facilitators inspire thousands of kids throughout the Midwest by facilitating our transformative retreats. Positions are usually 10 months long (August through May) and can include up to 55 overnight travel days per year. Our continual retreat growth allows us to add new Program Facilitators to our team each school year. We invite approved applicants to attend a hiring event to get a better understanding of this role.
YCorps is an eight-month, paid apprenticeship program for young professionals who want to develop themselves professionally and personally while making a difference in the world. YCorps members work alongside our full-time staff to facilitate retreats for schools all over the upper Midwest. Additionally, YCorps members receive specialized training and coaching focused on personal and professional development. The program helps participants hone their presentation, communication and youth worker skills. But most importantly, it prepares them to make a difference in whatever career they pursue.