The Legacy Fellow II internship is a unique two year position within the Sky Ranch organization that is both a staff position and a ministry training program that includes enrollment in one of ten Master’s degree programs through Dallas Baptist University. This two year position supports the mission and ministries of Sky Ranch by providing Outdoor Education instruction during the non-summer months and serving as site manager for our Dallas Launch (Day) Camps during the summer. Secondary work responsibilities will include experiences in a variety of settings within the organization including retreats, marketing, curriculum development, activities design, recruiting, and various other areas. The overall program is designed to develop ministry professionals who will continue their careers in camping, church ministry, schools or any other children, youth and family based organizations. We are looking for highly motivated, ambitious individuals looking to develop their professional resumes, gain practical work experience, and develop themselves personally and professionally as a Christian leader.
Qualified candidates should possess the following: Be a committed believer in Jesus Christ, with active membership in a local church. Have an undergraduate degree. Must have a heart for reaching children, youth and families and be willing to commit to learning the Sky Ranch model of purposeful play and becoming more effective at serving Christ through engaging ministry. Excellent customer service skills. Able to effectively lead and work in a team environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to work well under pressure and maintain confidentiality of highly sensitive personal information. Highly organized with an ability to multi-task easily and give strong attention to details. Requires physical agility, common to setting up events, including but not limited to: bending for items below or reaching for items above the individual; carrying equipment; stooping, and climbing step stools or ladders. Ability to travel to various geographic locations, including travel by car, and some overnight stays. Ability to vary schedule when needed, including some overtime, nights and weekends; The program is a two year commitment and is delivered in a cohort model. Must be able to live on camp in shared housing.
Sky Ranch offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, dental, vision, Life, AD&D, STD & LTD coverage, retirement plan, paid time off, paid holidays housing, meals, full tuition and fees in Master’s program. Qualified applicants should apply by sending a completed application and Legacy Fellowship addendum to firstname.lastname@example.org (email) or 903-386-2713 (fax). Please include job title in subject line. Download application forms at http://www.skyranch.org/jobs.