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

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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