Job Summary

Summary of Job

Summer Intern for Children’s Discipleship (CD)

Purpose is to provide prospective children’s directors with experience in children’s ministry while working side by side with the CD staff in expanding Christ-centered opportunities and experiences throughout the summer for the youth of the community. (20-30 hours per week. Intern can start as early as mid May and work through August 9.)

Duties & Responsibilities

Ministry

Serve as Intern for CD whose mission is:

WELCOMING: We are a community that embraces all children and families with love.

KINDNESS: We will model love and grace to all children and inspire them to know God and share His love withothers.

COMMUNITY: We will establish a safe place where children and families feel at home; where lifelong friendships are established and centered around Christ.

INTENTIONAL:  We aim toward excellence in all areas of children’s ministry.

BIBLICAL: We will build a foundation based on the teachings of Christ.

Assist, nurture, and implement on-going ministries and special events.

Equipping Laity for Ministry

Assist in training and affirmation of volunteers: parents and other adults

Relationships

Participate in the spiritual development of children.

Establish and nurture relationships with children and other volunteers.

Establish and nurture mentoring relationships with children.

Leadership

Plan & lead some Sunday Mornings in the summer.

Organize and lead special activities throughout the summer.

Behave in a manner appropriate to holding a leadership position with children.

Staff Assignments

Attend weekly CD staff meetings on Mondays

Attend Lakeview Camp with our children. June 21-26.

Read and participate in staff discussion of literature on Children’s Ministry.

Be a team player with the CD staff and core team.

Assist CD Admin

Professional and Spiritual Growth

Maintain personal & spiritual health.

Skills & Educational Requirements

Pursuit or Completion of College Degree

Heart for children and their families Able to lovingly discipline children Ability to articulate personal faith

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Creative

Energetic

Accountability

Accountable to LM Wilson

Contact
If you think God might be calling you to this position, contact: