Arise Internship

Experience/Provide Quality Christian Camping Ministry to Diverse Groups


Our Internship Program is designed to equip individuals who have a desire to serve in year-round Christian camp ministry. Interns will gain practical experience and develop leadership skills by working alongside ministry professionals to provide a quality Christian camping experience to diverse groups. This includes behind-the-scenes work, up-front interaction with campers and guests, and mentoring relationships with Streamside staff.


  • Completion of pre-Employment Staff Application
  • Spend a minimum of one weekend a month (Friday evening through Sunday afternoon) onsite for at least four months
  • Satisfactory complete assigned components of instruction and experience
  • Successfully host a weekend retreat

Components of instruction and experience in areas of camp ministry include:

  • Food Service
  • Programming
  • Maintenance/Housekeeping
  • Hospitality
  • Financial and Budgeting
  • Marketing
  • Special Project Assignment

This is an unpaid internship, although interns receive the following benefits:

  • Training and/or experience in all areas of camp ministry
  • Mentoring relationships with camp ministry professionals
  • Room and board while onsite
  • Reimbursement of transportation expense for volunteers
  • After successfully hosting a weekend retreat, intern can begin receiving $100 for each weekend retreat hosted and $250 for each weeklong camp hosted


  • Letter of reference upon completion of internship program
  • Scholarship to CCCA Mid-Atlantic sectional convention
  • Completion of your school’s paperwork if required for credit

Please contact us at (570) 629-1902 or for more information and to check on internship openings. If you are new to Streamside you will need to complete our Pre-Employment Staff Application.

Click Here to Complete our Pre-Employment Staff Application