POSITION

Job Title: Domestic Church Partnership Director

Classification: Full-Time  

Reports To:  Senior Director of Global Church Partnerships

Department: Church Partnership

Desired Location: Austin, TX; Knoxville, TN; Orlando, FL; Castle Rock, CO; Michigan; would strongly consider other strategic cities

Salary/Benefits: Support raised position, salary commensurate to level of education and experience

Start Date: Once support is raised

 

SUMMARY

Serve with World Orphans by equipping, inspiring, and mobilizing the church to care for orphans and vulnerable children within Church Partnership and Church Partnership trips, while developing and implementing a strategy to partner US churches, businesses, and individuals with World Orphans.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Agree and live in accordance to the World Orphans Statement of Faith

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to understand and communicate complex principles and model strategy in a way that engages listeners

  • Strong aptitude for building and developing relationship with individuals in ministry, business, students, and volunteers

  • High capacity leader that is self-directed but works well on teams

  • Ability to be creative in messaging, marketing, and program development to appeal to a variety of stakeholders through special events, social networks, and traditional media outlets

  • Possess strong organizational and management skills with focused ability to be detail-oriented

  • Excel in project management, time management, and task management as it relates to specific trips

  • Maintain a fully equipped home office 

  • Proficient in online task management, including ability to navigate Google Drive, database systems, Asana, and MS Office programs

 

POSITION DETAILS

  • Connecting US churches, businesses, and individuals to the ministry of World Orphans: An essential part of the World Orphans ministry is developing long-term partnerships that strengthen the lives of churches, orphans, communities, and those who give, go, and serve. 

    • Manage existing church partnerships 

    • Assist in the details of mobilizing Church Partnership trips

    • Promote, recruit, and assist in developing new church partnerships throughout churches in your region and network

  •  Working with World Orphans partners to promote long-term development:

    • Shepherd church partnerships in equipping, inspiring, and mobilizing the church to care for orphans and vulnerable children. 

    • Collaborate with the World Orphans Director of Wholistic Care in developing family empowerment programs for mental, physical, emotional, and spiritual care. 

    • Collaborate with World Orphans International Church Partnership Director and international team members on effective ways to implement economic empowerment programs. 

    • Collaborate with the World Orphans Director of Mobilization and the World Orphans US Church Representative to plan and coordinate short-term mission trips with the STM Standards of Excellence, including managing pre-trip, on-field, and post-trip details and discipleship. 

    • Participate in Church Partnership Department team meetings.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Personal leadership

  • Ability to communicate the World Orphans Christian ethos and demonstrate a quality of spiritual leadership that is an example to others

  • Attend and participate in a local church body, preferably in a teaching or leadership capacity

 

TO APPLY

Please send cover letter and resume to Kate Borders, Senior Director of Mobilization (kate@worldorphans.org).