Student Life is a ministry of LifeWay Christian Resources. Since 1993, Student Life has served churches through inter-denominational Christian summer camps, conferences & resources. We strive to support youth ministry with Gospel-centered, Bible-based experiences that transform youth & kids into devoted followers of Jesus Christ. In this role you’ll assist with behind-the-scenes Camp logistics/details with a focus in accounting. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
As an Accounting & Financial Intern for LifeWay’s Student Ministries, you’ll perform integral accounting functions to support life-changing experiences for thousands of students at summer camps. Our intern will communicate with camp staff around the nation and will play a key role in the financial stewardship of camp operations. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
This intern will play a key role to serve the team as they provide support and enhancement of Business Intelligence, Analytics, and Data Science environments in order to foster actionable insights through our data assets. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
As a Human Resources intern, you’ll work on special projects contributing to organizational development, training, and continuous improvement. You will assist with the development of our 2020 employer brand strategy and the implementation of various solutions across the organization. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
As an Inventory and Logistics Specialist for LifeWay’s Student Ministries, you’ll provide oversight of camp merchandise, shipping, logistics, and ordering. Our intern will communicate with camp staff around the nation and will play a key role in the financial stewardship of camp operations. You’ll ensure camps have needed supplies and coordinate effective logistics strategies to make summer camps successful. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
In this role you will provide technical expertise and troubleshooting, supporting a broad range of platforms, services, and applications to enable users to be more efficient and productive. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
This intern will work on projects focused on contract development, contract management, and intellectual property.Apply Here
As our Communications and News Writer intern, you’ll will work closely with our team to develop and deliver engaging, multi-channel messages both externally and internally. Additionally, you’ll report and write articles for FactsAndTrends.net, and write news and feature stories for our employee intranet. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
As an intern in LifeWay’s Visual Merchandising Department, you’ll provide key support in the areas of in-store presentation, layouts, and signage. Your work will support LifeWay Christian Stores, with more than 160 locations nationwide. This position is based at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
As a marketing design intern for LifeWay’s Student Ministry department, you will work alongside a professional designer and marketing team to design and print digital marketing assets. Your work will support many summer events for students, including Fuge Camps, World Changers, Bible study resources, and more. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
LifeWay’s Publishing & Event Technology Department is seeking an intern to serve as a Web Designer for eBooks. In this role you will utilize markup languages to develop eBooks and other projects that will be delivered to trade vendors and digital platforms. This position is located at our Nashville, Tennessee headquarters.Apply Here
Frequently Asked Questions
LifeWay’s internship program is unique in that we not only provide relevant professional training, but we also incorporate development sessions designed to help our interns learn about themselves, how they function with other people, and what those two things mean for them personally and in a work environment. LifeWay interns are teammates who are given projects to oversee and complete that have an impact on the business of LifeWay.
Yes. Managers for each position conduct their own interviews, so if you’re selected as a candidate for multiple positions, you will go through separate interview processes for each one.
The cut off to submit applications is January 31, however, we begin interviewing candidates in early January, so we recommend submitting your application by the end of the year.
Managers begin interviews in January and complete the interview process no later than March 1. Interns are notified of their acceptance no later than March 15.
The tasks each intern will perform will differ depending on the department he/she supports. However, all LifeWay interns are considered valuable team members and are tasked with completing real projects that have an impact on the business of LifeWay. All interns will participate in weekly development sessions designed to develop them both professionally and personally.
Yes. Interns will be paid an hourly rate for the hours they work. Benefits will not be provided.
No. Interns are responsible for securing their own housing. However, LifeWay will provide a few resources interns can use to find summer housing. And, we will connect the summer interns with each other in case anyone’s looking for a roommate.
The summer internship is typically 9 weeks beginning in June and ending in August.
Each intern will work a total of 288 hours over the course of the summer. The weekly hours will look different for each intern depending on the events or special projects his or her team has scheduled. On average, interns will work about 30 hours a week.
Each intern’s schedule will look different based on the rhythm of the team he/she works with. Core hours will typically be Monday-Thursday with some opportunities to work remotely. All interns attend weekly development sessions on Tuesday mornings.