Spruce Lake Intern

Categories Internship/Fellowship
Organization Spruce Lake Retreat
Location Canadensis, PA
Job Description

Eight positions available! Interns join the Spruce Lake staff and apply themselves to significant roles within the ministry organization, and will be mentored, trained and encouraged to grow professionally and personally. Each intern will help in direct ministry field work and in operational ministry 35-65 hours per week, depending on the season. Interns will also participate in two 2-hour classes most weeks and accompany full-time staff to two professional development conferences each year. Specific job requirements depend on the ministry area chosen by the intern, and Spruce Lake offers four: General Ministry, Food Service, Maintenance/Water/Grounds and Media Specialist. Details can be found on the Spruce Lake website.


Potential candidates must demonstrate aptitude, interest and some experience that suggests potential for success in the chosen internship role. (Specific experience in a certain role is not required.) Demonstrated leadership experience and/or strength in discipling and mentoring can be a plus.

How to apply

Application Deadline: August 15, 2014
Required to apply: Spruce Lake’s application form found online, cover letter, resume, GPA, phone interview and/or in-person interview.

Send resume and accompanying items by:

  • Email to intern2014@sprucelake.org
  • Fax to 570-595-0328
  • Mail to Spruce Lake, 5389 Route 447, Canadensis, PA 18325
  • Contact Sarah Kauffman, Internship Director, at 570-369-3982