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Riverwoods Christian Center

Community Advocate

Riverwoods Christian Center
IL, Illinois, United States

Date Posted: 06/19/2007
Categories: Sports and Recreation
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Advocacy position available at Riverwoods Christian Center. Riverwoods serves under-resourced communities in the Fox River Valley (just outside of Chicago) in partnership with a local church. Advocate should have desire to serve in a local church working with youth and children in an urban-suburban setting. During the summer, children from the community attend our summer camp program.

To provide ongoing discipleship and life-skills development opportunities for children and youth, from a specific housing community, in partnership with local community churches.

BA in related field such as Urban Ministry, Community Development, Christian Education, Education, Youth Ministry or Social Work preferred.

Able to obtain a CDL (Comercial Driver's License) with in 90 days of hire

key words: inner city, innercity, urban, youth, at risk, at-risk