- Youth Outreach Associate
- Posted: 3/3/2014
- Salary/Range: $35-$45K depending on experience
- Hours: 40-45 hours per week
- Minneapolis, MN
Description:Does your heart break for at-risk teens? TreeHouse is a Christian outreach ministry that offers hope, guidance, and unconditional love to teens—and it may be just the place for you!
TreeHouse is a relational-focused ministry touching the lives of at-risk youth and their families through Support Groups, Going Deeper (a youth group style program), Bible Studies, one-to-one mentoring, adventure trips and activities. We're looking for individuals with a desire to engage in the lives of youth and challenge hearts to join our ever-growing team!
Primary Objective of Position: To participate in delivering youth program services and maintain ongoing relationship-focused mentoring with TreeHouse youth. A Youth Outreach Associate:
• Assists Area Director by participating in planning and organizing program and project activities; help set goals for ministry which includes trips, activities, weekly meetings, youth recruiting, and Program content.
• Carries out assigned responsibilities in such Program areas as Support Group, Going Deeper, growth groups, trips, activities, workdays and one-to-one times with youth.
• Maintains and follows up with assigned careload of program participants.
• Performs public relations duties by serving as TreeHouse's representative to community agencies; maintains liaison with courts, probation officers, etc.
• Raises funds for TreeHouse through personal network (training provided).
• Lives life and shares faith with students. Is eager to represent and present the gospel to others.
Experience and Qualification Requirements:
• Must love kids and care deeply about restoring hope to families
• Bachelor's degree, preferably in ministry, social work, psychology, education, or a related field
• Significant experience working with youth, whether in a volunteer or employment capacity
• Must demonstrate depth of knowledge of biblical studies and a mature faith in Jesus Christ which is compatible with the TreeHouse statement of faith and philosophy of ministry
Accountable to: Area Director
Position Location: Minneapolis and St. Paul Suburbs
Interested candidates should go to www.treehouseyouth.org (Get Involved, Careers drop down menu) and complete application and submit along with their cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email and share your calling to ministry in the letter.
To Apply: Send resume, cover letter and application to You can also fax it to 952.238.1011 or mail to 5666 Lincoln Drive Suite 201, Mpls., MN 55436