Summer Intern – PREMIX Coordinator

  • Summer
  • Toronto
  • $20.00/hour CDN / Year
  • Apr 14, 2024

The Peoples Church

Growing the Body of Christ for God's Global Mission

PREMIX Coordinator

Department: Congregational Life    

Reports to:  Junior Youth Pastor

Direct Reports:  N/A

Status: Full-time, Contract (May-August)

Position Overview:

The PREMIX Coordinator exists to oversee the PREMIX program and support the ongoing Junior Youth Ministry. PREMIX is a 5-day overnight program for students in grades 6-8 that focuses on introducing missions to students through experiential urban missions training. Some of the afternoon experiences include learning about refugees, seniors, and the homeless. This role will oversee all details for the weeklong program in conjunction with the Junior Youth Pastor.

Major Responsibilities:

·         Oversee all aspects of the PREMIX program in conjunction with the Junior Youth Pastor including venues, transportation, meals, leader training, speakers, band, afternoon experiences, etc.

·         Attend REMIX (high school program) to fully understand the purpose and design of PREMIX and use it as a training exercise to apply the concepts to a Junior Youth audience.

·         Responsible for volunteer management including recruitment, onboarding, and debriefing.

·         Assist with ongoing Junior Youth program including Friday night program, Sunday program, and summer events.

·         Assist the Junior Youth Camp Director needed in preparation for the weeklong overnight camp.

·         Other duties as assigned may include (but are not limited to) assisting with other ministry activities within The Peoples Church.

Qualifications:

·         Deep and growing personal faith in Jesus Christ

·         Supports the Statement of Faith of The Peoples Church

·         A passion to help all children discover Jesus 

·         Must be 5 years older than those you are serving

·         Experience working with teens and specifically students in grades 6-8 (11-14 years old)

·         Understanding of missions and excited to teach students how to live on mission

·         Strong communication, time management and organization skills

·         Ability to plan, develop, organize and carry out youth programs effectively

·         Ability to work independently, in a team, and occasionally from home.

·         Creative thinker, who is a team player with a positive attitude

·         First Aid/CPR Training Preferred

Working Conditions:

·         Vulnerability Sector clearance required

·         Interacts with others (children, parents, volunteers, staff) regularly

·         Full time – Sundays included

·         Overnights required for REMIX, PREMIX, and Junior Youth Camp

·         Some remote work may be required

·         Support and understand Shared mandate and Statement of Faith

 

The Peoples Church is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to an employment opportunity, please advise our HR Director of the accommodation measures, if required, which would enable you to be interviewed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

To apply for this job please visit thepeopleschurch.bamboohr.com.