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POSITION TITLE: Ministry Intern
LOCATION/DEPT: Oakbrook Terrace Corps
REPORTS TO: Corps Officer
FLSA CATEGORY: Exempt
STATUS TYPE: Regular Full-Time
The Ministry Intern is an educational position which exists to assist individuals in preparation for full time ministry through Officership. These individuals will work with the Corps Officer/Administrator to learn and experience involvement with and leadership of the daily and weekly responsibilities and programming of the Corps/institution. They will assist with initiating and maintaining an outreach and discipleship program directed to the surrounding community in a culturally sensitive and language friendly response and in the name of Christ through worship, evangelism, fellowship, discipleship, and ministry.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This position has an essential role in fulfilling the full mission of the Salvation Army. Because of the integral nature of this responsibility, active membership in a Salvation Army Corps is required, of good character and maturity, and involvement in a personal development program with the intent of entering the training college. With this in mind, weekly meetings are required with the supervisor, and quarterly updates are to be submitted to the DYCS by the Administrator.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT