Mar 14, 2022

Young Adults Ministry Coordinator

  • JAARS, Inc.
Full time Christian Teacher Education Entry Level Mission Jobs Youth Ministry

Job Description

Target Staff Type    Supported/Volunteer

Work Location  JAARS Waxhaw

FTE   1.000

Position Summary

Provide care and oversight for missionary kids (MKs) who have graduated from high school, both those in the vicinity of JAARS, as well as those living around the US.

Help to increase the longevity and effectiveness of missionary families and help prepare the next generation of missionaries.

Position Responsibilities

  • Lead a weekly Bible study for post high school MKs living near JAARS.
  • Help students connect with one another.
  • Follow up with MKs on a one on one basis as needed.
  • Maintain connection with Wycliffe MKs at colleges, especially their transition freshman year. Do periodic campus visits. Send occasional care packages/encouragement notes.
  • Help promote and sponsor regional retreats in conjunction with Mu Kappa.
  • Connect MKs interested in missions with mission organization recruitment.

Position Requirements

  • A deep and growing walk with the Lord Jesus that includes your personal spiritual growth and the ability to support others in their spiritual growth
  • Embrace the vision, mission and core values of JAARS
  • Enjoy working with post-high school students
  • Be able to lead a Bible study
  • Experience in youth or college ministry is a plus
  • Aware of third-culture kids (TCK)/MK issues is a plus
  • Full Child Safety Compliance 
  • GECO and ICC

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