What excites you?

Are you passionate about equipping the church to meet a great need?

Are you heartbroken by the thought of nearly a billion adult non-readers?

Are you inspired by the hope of Bible-content literacy or ESL ministry?

LEI is looking for you! Our global mission requires dedicated, passionate workers here in the U.S. and all around the world. 

To apply for a position with LEI download the “application-missionary” zipped Word doc or pdf, complete form and submit via email to [email protected] 

For Internship and Volunteer positions please use these linked applications (or download the zipped Word doc below) and submit to [email protected] 

Consider these opportunities to join LEI today: 

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Opportunities


  • Digital Publishing Coordinator
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian desiring to serve the Lord as a volunteer assisting Literacy & Evangelism International in digital publishing of curricula, with 5-10 hours a week free to devote to projects.

    Job Summary

    Help with publishing online curricula. 

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    Digital Publishing Coordinator
  • ESL Tutor
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian desiring to serve the Lord as a volunteer English tutor.

    Job Summary

    2-5 hours a week tutoring English to non-English speakers.

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    ESL Tutor
  • Pray-ers
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian volunteers to devote 1-3 hours a week or as led to pray for Literacy & Evangelism International.

    Job Summary

    1-3 hours a week or as led to lift Literacy & Evangelism International and especially the ESL curriculum development team, to the Lord in prayer.

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    Pray-ers
  • Graphic Designer
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian artist desiring to serve the Lord as a volunteer, helping Literacy & Evangelism International to develop new ESL curriculum; 5-10 hours a week free to devote to this project.

    Job Summary

    Create layout and graphics for new ESL series.

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    Graphic Designer
  • Artist/Illustrator
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian artist desiring to serve the Lord as a volunteer, helping Literacy & Evangelism International to develop new ESL curriculum, 5-10 hours a week free for this project.

    Job Summary

    Create illustrations for Bible stories in new ESL curriculum.

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    Artist/Illustrator
  • Musician/Singer
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian desiring to serve the Lord as a volunteer in helping Literacy & Evangelism International to develop new ESL curriculum; 5-10 hours free a week to devote to this project.

    Job Summary

    Performing and recording songs for new ESL curriculum.

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    Musician/Singer
  • Volunteer Coordinator
    Responsible to
    ESL Curriculum Developer
    Qualifications

    Christian desiring to serve the Lord as a volunteer in helping Literacy & Evangelism International develop new ESL curriculum; 5-10 hours per week free for this project.

    Job Summary

    5-10 hours a week online, email, phone, video call communications with volunteers.

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    Volunteer Coordinator
  • English as a Second Language Ministry Coordinator
    Responsible to
    Director of ESL Ministry
    Qualifications

    To have a call of God to Christian work and God’s leading to work with LEI; to have good administrative and interpersonal skills, experience in teaching English to speakers of other languages.  Agree to the LEI Statement of Faith and Covenant Commitment. Educational Requirements:  College/University.

    Job Summary

    To train and equip worldwide churches to share the message of Jesus Christ through ESL ministry. To engage churches and individuals to enhance LEI’s mission.

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    English as a Second Language Ministry Coordinator
  • Director of Mobilization
    Responsible to
    Managing Director for North America and Europe
    Qualifications

    INDIVIDUAL PROFILE

    The Director of Mobilization will be a mature follower of the Lord Jesus Christ, be in fellowship with a Bible-believing church, and want to make a difference through involvement in world mission. This individual must personally embrace the purpose, vision, beliefs, and values of LEI. This director will possess critical thinking skills, demonstrate dependence on God, enjoy spiritual vitality and have an obvious passion to mobilize resources for world missions with the conviction that the church is the “sender.”

    Job Summary

    The Director of Mobilization, North America will design and implement mobilization strategies and oversee a mobilization team that will effectively place believers in ministry opportunities in LEI and collaborating organizations to influence the world with the gospel of Christ. LEI’s mobilization strategies are to include new initiatives in ethnic mobilization as we have prioritized growth in the ethnic diversity of our ministry workforce, and in cross-mobilization as we have prioritized global collaboration. LEI’s mobilization work is done in close relationship with churches that send missionaries.

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    Director of Mobilization
  • ONLINE LITERACY OR ESL TUTOR
    Responsible to
    Director of Global Distance Learning
    Qualifications

    LEI online tutors share the message of Jesus through the gift of reading or English as a Second Language. Tutors are trained in how to teach reading or English and then meet remotely two to three times a week with a student using videocalls and LEI curriculum.

    Good interpersonal and communications skills are required. Completion of LEI’s 12-hour Tutor Training certification class and 2-hour Video Tutor Webinar. Enthusiastic in proclaiming the message of Christ through sharing the gift of literacy.  Able to use basic videocall technology to communicate and share documents.  An understanding of these communication programs or a willingness to learn them is necessary.  Access to a stable Internet connection and computer or mobile device. Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    Online Tutor

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    ONLINE LITERACY OR ESL TUTOR
  • ONLINE CLASS CO-FACILITATORS
    Responsible to
    Director of Global Distance Learning
    Qualifications

    The online class co-facilitator assists the class instructor in leading and the course and assisting the students in the learning process. Each class requires a commitment of about 5 hours per week for 3 to 9 weeks, depending on the course length.

    Completion of LEI online training courses. Good administrative, interpersonal, English, and communications skills. Computer literate; attentive to detail; a team player, enthusiastic in proclaiming the message of Christ through sharing the gift of literacy.  We currently use Google Classroom, FlipGrid, Zoom and Google Slides for our online training programs.  An understanding of these programs or a willingness to learn them is necessary.  Access to a stable Internet connection and computer. Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    Online Class Facilitator for LEI’s Teacher Training and Primer Development Courses

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    ONLINE CLASS CO-FACILITATORS
  • Support-Raising Coordinator
    Responsible to
    Director of Development
    Qualifications

    Works well with others. Personal commitment to his/her own support raising, and being fully funded. Administrative ability to manage LEI development systems and resources. Relational skills to develop a culture in support of development. Believe that a fully-funded staff is more effective in ministry. Believe that support raising is an integral aspect of a staff person’s ministry.

    Job Summary

    Primarily focused on the overall personal fundraising health of all in LEI. Focused on creating an organizational culture as well as systems, training, and development programs that empower all staff to become and stay fully funded.

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    Support-Raising Coordinator
  • Regional Ministry Representative
    Responsible to
    Director of Partner Development
    Qualifications

    To have a call of God to Christian work and God’s leading to work with LEI; to have good administrative and interpersonal skills, ability to forge new relationships and represent LEI ministries to organizations and individuals.  Agree to the LEI Statement of Faith and Covenant Commitment. Educational Requirements:  College/University.

    Job Summary

    To engage U.S. churches and individuals to enhance LEI’s mission. To assist funding missionaries to reach fully-funded status, and to pursue opportunities for LEI ministries.

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    Regional Ministry Representative
  • Executive Assistant/Desktop Publisher
    Responsible to
    Executive Secretary
    Qualifications

    Qualifications:  To have a call of God to Christian work and God’s leading to work with LEI; to participate in daily devotions, have good administrative, computer and interpersonal skills. To be attentive to detail; a team player with the ability to work on a variety of tasks at one time.  Agree to the LEI Statement of Faith and Covenant Commitment.  

    Ability to operate IBM (Windows) computer and printer/scanner.  Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Publisher, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Illustrator desirable. 

    Educational Requirements:  College/University or the equivalent in experience and training.

    Job Summary

    Cross-train with Executive Secretary in desktop publishing of curriculum and other publications; proofreading, editing, etc. Train/study online to become proficient in InDesign, Photoshop, other software.  Future responsibility for desktop publication of curriculum and assisting with other publications.

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    Executive Assistant/Desktop Publisher
  • Data Analyst
    Responsible to
    James Kigamwa
    Qualifications

    Christian volunteer willing to spend a few hours a week helping in collecting and analyzing data.  Some computer skills required.  Ability to learn quickly.

    Job Summary


    Description: collect and analyze data.  Willing to learn to use the necessary programs if not familiar with them.

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    Data Analyst
  • Internships
    Responsible to
    Literacy & Evangelism International (LEI) Staff
    Qualifications

    Have a mind and an open heart for the mission of God. To apply for university credits, before submitting your application please check that your institution will recognize our internship and contact us about any necessary documentation.

    Job Summary

    Refer to specific opportunities below. Literacy (teaching others to read and write); and teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) 

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    Internships
  • Affiliate Missionary
    Responsible to
    Managing Director of relevant region
    Qualifications

    This person is a member of a church or mission organization other than LEI;  has successfully completed an LEI training Institute; uses LEI Bible-content materials to integrate literacy and/or English Language Ministry (ELM) into their ministry as a means of evangelism and discipleship; and who desires a closer relationship with LEI.  Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    Use LEI Bible-content materials in literacy or ELM programs.  Send Annual Report on literacy or ELM work to the appropriate LEI Managing Director.  Cooperate with LEI on the field as able. Some possibilities of assisting LEI include:  primer construction, field-testing of methods and materials, training of tutors and trainers, short-term mission projects on field, and prayer support.

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    Affiliate Missionary
  • Publications Editor
    Responsible to
    Media & Communications Director
    Qualifications

    Good administrative, interpersonal, English grammar, and communications skills. Computer literate; attentive to detail; a team player with the ability to work on a variety of tasks at one time; willing to participate in daily devotions and a training workshop; and enthusiastic in telling stories about proclaiming the message of Christ through sharing the gift of literacy.  We currently use InDesign for publications and Mail Chimp for our e-newsletter delivery.  An understanding of these programs or a willingness to learn them is necessary.  Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    Editor of LEI publications.

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    Publications Editor
  • Partner Development Director
    Responsible to
    President
    Qualifications

    Basic knowledge of the principles of business administration and salesmanship, and the ability to apply that knowledge.  Able to communicate effectively and persuasively with people in both one-on-one and group situations.  Ability to organize programs and people.   Commensurate educational background and work experience to fulfill job requirements.  Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    Plan and implement coordinated investment programs for increasing financial and prayer resources.

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    Partner Development Director
  • Overseas Literacy Consultant
    Responsible to
    Managing Director of relevant region
    Qualifications

    University or Bible College degree.  Successful completion of LEI training institute.  A strong desire to use literacy evangelism to lead people to Christ and help them to read the Bible for themselves.  Good leadership skills.  Able to communicate effectively and persuasively with people, in both one-to-one and group situations.   Ability to organize programs and people.  Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    Develop literacy and/or English Language Ministry (ELM) in assigned area.  Conduct literacy/ELM tutor-training courses in cooperation with local churches.  Encourage indigenous literacy/ELM programs.  If literacy materials need to be developed, coordinate primer construction workshops in needed languages.

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    Overseas Literacy Consultant
  • Short-Term Ministry Coordinator
    Responsible to
    Managing Director for Latin America/Southern Asia
    Qualifications

    Local ministry experience a must.  Cross-cultural mission experience (local or international) is a plus.   Available to travel.  Team oriented and has good leadership and communication skills.  Enjoys variety.  Able to live out of a suitcase.   Hard worker who is flexible and relational.  Accept LEI Covenant Commitment and Statement of Faith.  The ideal candidate knows Jesus as personal Lord and Savior, is called by God to Christian work and witness, and feels God’s leading to work with LEI.

    Job Summary

    The coordinator assists and prepares our field staff to receive short-term ministry teams and/or individuals.  This person provides on-site leadership throughout a team’s international mission.  The Coordinator communicates with both the field staff and local U.S. churches regarding the vision, and ultimately the details, of service opportunities.

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    Short-Term Ministry Coordinator
  • Volunteer Opportunities
    Responsible to
    Staff member noted on descriptions below
    Qualifications

    This person will be a Christian, who usually lives in the Greater Tulsa area, and wishes to have an impact on the world for Christ through serving as a volunteer with Literacy & Evangelism International.  Candidates will have a strong desire to increase the literacy rate around the world so all people may eventually read the Bible for themselves.

    Job Summary

    Help with various tasks, mostly at LEI headquarters in Tulsa, Oklahoma, such as:  tutoring, computer input, mailing preparation, library upkeep, maintenance of buildings and grounds, video and photography, meal preparation, administrative assistance and many more kinds of duties.  LEI staff members will provide on-the-job training and support as needed.  If you are interested in any of the tasks under the Complete Descriptions listed below submit a volunteer application form (available here) to [email protected] , or contact us at (918)585-3826.

    If you are interested in an Internship with LEI please fill out an application and submit to [email protected].

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    Volunteer Opportunities