INTERNSHIPs & job opportunities

Internships offer an opportunity to experience missions and use your unique gifts to serve Replenish. Interns will learn nonprofit management, operations skills and have key input into strategic planning and implementing innovative programming.  Internship terms are from 3-6 months.  

We are currently taking applications for our 2021 internship program.  We are looking for individuals skilled in social media, program management, worship, event planning and youth programming.  

JOBS

TCK/MK Director of Youth Ministry

 

Jinja, Uganda 

East Africa

 

Denomination: Christian

Demographic Population: 40-100

 

Overview:

Replenish International is an independent missionary/cross-culture care organization for missionaries serving overseas.  We are currently building up our pilot town team in Jinja, Uganda.  Missionaries are leaving the field at alarmingly high rates, with the two highest reasons being burnout and problems related to their children.  We aim to keep missionaries in the field that God has called them to.  We do this through building community, strengthening and encouraging them with regular worship, devotions and community events.  We also offer pastoral counseling and sponsor professional counseling services for families in need.  We see the need for independent, on-the-field missionary care, and want to build teams all over the world!  

 

We are looking for a Director(s) that feel the Lord saying yes to serving TCK’s in Uganda!  This director should have experience with working in a multi-cultural setting. The is a newly created position and he/she will need to study, develop and implement excellent youth programing.  

 

Full-time TCK/MK (Third Culture Kid/Missionary Kid) Director of Youth Ministry serving in Jinja, Uganda.  

 

Salary:  Director will need to fully fundraise cost of living, move, a vehicle and setting up of home. 

 

Requirements:

  • Youth ministry education from an accredited school of higher learning

  • A Solid and evident relationship with the Lord

  • Fundraising full support and move to Uganda within one year of hire

  • Attend 6 months of virtual Missionary Coaching

  • Train with Replenish Directors for 3 months prior to move

  • Visionary 

  • Self-disciplined 

  • Self-motivator 

  • Innovative & creative 

  • Strong speaking skills 

  • Recruiting of volunteers 

  • Organized, and able to multitask 

  • Solution-oriented 

  • Positive attitude, and positive approach to problem solving. 

  • Relational skills 

  • Sense of humor because laughter is a big part of the climate at Replenish

  • Deep prayer and devotional life. 

  • Able to fundraise, train, move and start on the ground by August 2021

 

Responsibilities:

  • Study the TCK/MK community in Jinja and build healthy relationships with them

  • Develop a plan of action in serving them

  • Implement and grow TCK/MK youth ministry

  • Oversee the recruitment of volunteer leaders, train and supervise

  • Host youth programming and events that serve this unique demographic of teens living outside their birth country, or being raised by parents of another culture

  • Promote community Christian service amongst youth

  • Meet with teens, as needed for pastoral counseling (within the organizations policy on appropriate meeting parameters).  During meetings, discern if professional counseling is needed and communicate to Directors/parents.

  • Manage youth budget within the guidelines of the approved budget

  • Meet regularly with Replenish Directors 

 

 

Resume, references, photo and video of self & family, and at least one speaking/preaching message to Elisa Hyman, Executive Director – hyman.elisa@gmail.com

Email hyman.elisa@gmail.com for more information