Integrative Child and Youth Worker

Do you like to work with children and youths? Do you want to share God’s love in a very practical way? The “iPunkt” is a a socio-educational project, mainly among families and children from a migration background. Do you have an interest to develop this work further together with the other iPunkt workers?
As long as possible
Full Time
As soon as possible
Our Offer
• Various tasks in the area of integrative child and youth work
• Pleasant working atmosphere in a committed and dynamic team
• Get insight and be part of God's work worldwide and networking with local projects and churches
• Teamwork, but personal responsibility when performing task
• Outreach and training opportunities inside and outside of OM
• Flexible weekly working hours by appointment (for this position: 25 hours; in combination with own church planting project up to 40 hours)
Your Tasks
• Tutoring children (ages 6-10) with schoolwork and supervising play times
• Building relationships (possibly visiting ministry)
• Starting and running groups for teenagers
• Active involvement with children and youth ministry of local church
Your Profile
• Intimate relationship with Jesus
• Church that approves of and supports your ministry
• Team, communication and conflict skills  (adequate level of German with willingness to learn more and English)
• Openness to invest in an intercultural ministry and build up relationships with the children
• Flexible and independent working
• Serving attitude
• Pedagogical or social training is an advantage
• Willingness for further education

Live opportunities are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

Interested?

Young people today are searching for what is real and what works in their lives. They are moving from childhood to adulthood. Some have already started a friendship with Jesus but lack a mentor to disciple them in their relationship with Christ, while others have never heard of Christ. Around the world, there is a tremendous need for full-time youth workers, who have a deep desire to see young people develop in their walk with Jesus. In many circumstances, creativity is needed to find ways to make connections and build relationships with young people. Do you share our passion to see young people discover who Jesus is and be built up to become men and women who follow Him? Consider joining us on this journey!
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