JOB DESCRIPTION: SUMMER YOUTH MINISTRY INTERNSHIP, Riverside Presbyterian ChurchThe goal of this position is to develop the leadership ability and Christian faith of selected college student(s); and to support and strengthen RPC’s youth ministry during the summer.
POSITION DESCRIPTION:- This is a part-time, temporary, paid position.- Applicants must be at least 19 by May 31, 2019 and have graduated fromhigh school by August 2018.- The Internship is 9 weeks, 20 hours per week on average, plus the additional time involved with attending one or two week-long youth trip(s). Expenses will be paid for while on youth trips.- Typically the internship begins in June and ends early August. However, there is flexibility. Please discuss this with us.- Compensation will be in the amount of $1500.00 (paid in portions: biweekly)- Applicants must submit an application and pass a background check.- The Internship is accountable to the Session through the Youth Committee and is directly supervised by the Director of Youth Ministry and the Associate Pastor.
RESPONSIBILITIES:- Assist Youth director in organizing and leading youth programs and youth participation in other ministries of the church such as worship and community service.- Initiate healthy relationships with youth, taking an interest in them, and demonstrating Christian lifestyle at all times.- Participate with Youth Director in weekly reading, discussion and brief reflection papers.- Work as a cohesive team with other church staff and members and adhere to RPC’s employment policies.