CCC Summer Youth Ministry Intern Job Description
Cornerstone Chinese Church is looking for an energetic Summer Youth Ministry Intern to help with the demanding needs of our growing youth ministry. We are located in a newly renovated facility in the western suburbs of Chicago (Villa Park), so this is an exciting chapter in our church history. This is a great opportunity for those interested in engaging with youth in a suburban ministry setting, as well as a cross cultural ministry experience with seasoned elders and pastors. This position will work with and report directly to the English Ministries Pastor at CCC.
1.Schedule ‘Ignite’ youth meetings with the help of counselors and leadership team.
2.Meet with ‘Student Leadership Team’ for the purpose of developing leadership philosophy and skills.
3.Become acquainted with the inner workings of the church and to gain a better understanding of Cornerstone Chinese Church.
4.Foster relationships with students in the midst of programs and Bible studies.
5.Build relationships with students; Have relational skills and service orientation.
6.Be flexible, takes initiative, self-starter, team player and a problem solver.
7.Be able to work in a fast-paced, multi-faceted environment (incl. technology skills and social media presence).
Student Ministry Duties:
*Lead and speak at Saturday Night (‘Ignite’ Group meetings).
*Organize ‘Ignite’ Planning Team with the Counselors.
*Lead Sunday morning Christian Education class for the Ignite students.
*Accompany and lead youth in local mission opportunities (PGM, Hesed House, etc)
-A committed Christian leader that has a heart for the youth and the development of the youth ministry.
-A desire to continue a strong, committed and mature relationship with Christ.
-An excitement and interest in teaching youth about God.
-Prior leadership experience desired.
-Experience working with youth/teens (preferred).
-Openness to continuing Internship or Part-time ministry with the youth during the school year.
-Negotiable 20-30 hours a week @ $15/hr for 10 weeks (start date on June 1st through August 15th). A budget will be provided in a separate account for ministry expenses, i.e. trips/outings, transportation, etc.