Staff Application

Welcome to YWAM Byron Bay! We are excited that you want to join our staff team! Please complete our application form below. We’re looking forward to your application!


I am applying for *
Date of Intended Arrival *
Date of Intended Arrival
Please tell us your proposed date of arrival
Date of Intended Departure *
Date of Intended Departure
Please tells us your proposed date of departure
Personal Details
Legal Name *
Legal Name
Birth Date *
Birth Date
Address & Phone Number
Permanent Address *
Permanent Address
Residential Address
Residential Address
Only fill out this fields if your current Residential Address is different from your Permanent Address.
Mailing Address
Mailing Address
Only fill out this fields if your current Mailing Address is different from your Permanent Address.
Home Phone *
Home Phone
Phone Mobile
Phone Mobile
Marital Details
Will your spouse accompany you?
Spouse Birth Date
Passport Details
Do you have a valid Passport? *
Passport Expiry Date *
Passport Expiry Date
Visa Details
Do you currently hold an Australian Visa? *
If you do, what's the visa's Expiry Date?
If you do, what's the visa's Expiry Date?
Emergency Contact Details
Please give us the name and contact details for a family member or close friend who we can contact in case of an emergency.
Address *
Home Phone *
Home Phone
Mobile Phone
Mobile Phone
Criminal Record
Have you been convicted of Felony? *
Have you been convicted of a Sexual Crime? *
Church Details
Language Details
Is English your first language? *
Please rate your English Language Ability *
Have you ever had lectures delivered by a native English Speaker? *
If Yes: For how long, i.e. 1 semester, 2 years, etc.?
Have you ever passed TOEFL or IELTS? *
If Yes: What was your score, i.e. TOEFL 530, IELTS 5.0?
Educational History
What is your Highest Completed Level of Schooling? *
If High School, what grade, e.g. 8?
In which year did you complete your Education, e.g. 2018?
Country & Name of the Educational Institution
YWAM/UofN History
Please email us copies of your graduation certificate(s).
DTS Graduation Date *
DTS Graduation Date
Work History
Employment Status *
Why do you want to study with YWAM Byron Bay? *
Serving the Base
Which area(s) would you be willing to serve the base in? *
Other area(s) you would be willing to serve in
What area(s) do you have experience/qualification in?
Other area(s) you have experience/qualification in
General Health Details
Overall Health Condition *
Do you have a disability? *
If Yes, please select from below
Are you able to walk 5km/3miles in a day? *
Swimming Ability *
Can you perform reasonably strenuous work on a daily basis? *
Are you currently under medical supervision? *
Have you ever had an eating disorder? *
If yes, what type of treatment did you or are you receiving?
Are you currently taking medication? *
If Yes: Please specify Name & Dosage
Are you allergic to any drugs or medication? *
If Yes: Please specify
Do you have special dietary needs? *
If Yes: Please specify
Have you ever had or currently have any of the following? *
Please describe if you ticked any boxes other than 'None'
Have any of your immediate family members ever had any of the conditions listed? Check all that apply. *
Have you ever had or currently have any of the following diseases? *
Please describe if you ticked any boxes other than 'None'
I have had the following immunisations: *
Please describe if you ticked 'Other'
Written Responses
We're not looking for novels here, but a few detailed answers will help us a lot in processing your application.
Do you have your staff fees? *
Staff fees are anywhere from $250 to $500 a month depending on living arrangement.
If No: How much do you still need?
Do you have money for outreach fees? *
If Yes: How Much?
How do you anticipate the provision of needed funds?
In order for us to make a decision on your application, you need to provide 3 references, one of which must be from a recent YWAM leader.

Once you have decided on your referees, please direct them to the following link where they can fill out our secure online reference form:

If your referee does not have access to the internet or is otherwise not able to fill it out online, please contact us for a printable reference form.

Now, please continue and finish the application, but know that we cannot make a decision on your application until we have received all of your three reference forms. I understand that YWAM Byron Bay can only process my application once all of my three referees have provided a reference.
Acknowledgement of Responsibility
Please carefully read our Acknowledgement of Responsibility (link).
Additional Acknowledgements
1. I understand that I need 6 months left on my passport after my course is completed.
2. I understand that I must have a police check completed before my course with YWAM commences.
3. I understand that I need to provide proof of English proficiency if English is not my first language.
Release of Information
Please carefully read our page on Release of Information (link).
Application Fee
Now that you've completed the application, you will need to head over to our payments page (link) and add the application fee to your cart and check out to complete your application submission. That's it :)!