Youth Ministry, PT Intern
Our Lady of the Lake Parish (Lake Oswego, OR)

YOUTH MINISTRY (Edge OR Life Teen) Internship
Our Lady of the Lake Parish Community
650 A Ave. Lake Oswego, OR 97034
Status: Non-paid Par-Time (5-8 hours/week)

Start Date:
SUMMER: June 1st – Aug. 24th, 2014 OR
SCHOOL YEAR: Aug. 2014 – May 2015

• Must be a practicing Catholic who loves Jesus & lives out their faith
• Desire to share faith & comfortable talking to and working with teens
• Team player who is excited to learn, think outside the box and serve God & young people
• Good Organization, communication & Time management skills
• Computer Skills: Microsoft Office, Social Media, Internet, Graphic design a plus
• Background working with teens a plus (but not required)
• Transportation – valid drivers license required; a reliable car a plus

To serve, mentor, and lead our OLL middle school youth into a deeper relationship with God at OLL while gaining experience in youth ministry as well as a professional working environment.


-Direct Ministry with Teens (50% of Time): a few weekends & Edge (Weds. Nights) OR Life Teen (Sunday Nights)
• Mentor & Pray for and with teens
• Lead small groups – Facilitate discussion
• Help plan and attend Edge and Life nights
• Plan and lead icebreakers/games
• Setup/cleanup

-Office Work (50% of Time):
• Make weekly schedules for Edge and Life Nights
• Communication: Email, Texting and Social Media
• Learn to recruit, train & manage Volunteers
• Calendaring & Planning – Semester Schedules, Retreats, Rallies, & Events
• Basic Website updates
• Data entry

BENEFITS of this Position:
• Gain valuable hands on experience in local parish youth ministry as well as regional events like Rise Up
• Paid profession training (Life Teen, Regional, Archdiocese of Portland)
• Attend regional youth & young adult camps, retreats, rallies and events for free
• One on one mentoring from 13 year youth ministry veteran
• Will work with college to get school credit if applicable
• Experience and speak into quality youth ministry
• See teens lives change as they experience God’s love!

Contact Jason for more information at [email protected] or call 503.893.4858 (0)

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