Feb 11, 2022

Mentorship Program Assistant

  • JAARS, Inc.
  • Remote
Part time Christian Teacher Counseling Education

Job Description

Target Staff Type             Supported/Volunteer

Work Location   JAARS Waxhaw or Remote

FTE         0.250

Position Summary          

While reporting to the Girls Discipleship Coordinator, the Mentorship Program Assistant will coordinate and track the new Mentorship Program at JAARS. This role will oversee the mentoring program to guide and influence students’ faith and spiritual walk.

 

Position Responsibilities              

  • Provide guidance and coaching for the program mentors which may include, but is not limited to relationship building, mentorship for trust, developing sustained connection between mentor and mentee, areas of leadership and discipleship
  • In collaboration with the Girls Discipleship Coordinator, ensure that the resources and provisions are available to provide for successful mentoring
  • Provide meaningful feedback on mentor-mentee pairings
  • Provide regular feedback on progress and areas of development for mentors assigned to the program; generate timely recommendations or solutions to gaps in the program’s success
  • Assist in the selection, screening and training of mentors

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
  • Willingness to consistently display commitment and respect
  • Ability to listen well and with an open mind, along with providing counsel and advice in difficult life situations and stages
  • Good people skills and relates well to all age groups
  • Experience working with middle school, high school and young adults, preferred
  • Able to train and motivate mentors
  • Familiarity with Third Culture Kids is a plus

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