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Gethsemane International, Inc.

Operations Manager

Gethsemane International, Inc.
Nairobi, , Kenya

Date Posted: 07/07/2007
Categories: Administrative
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Gethsemane International, Inc. is a growing ministry that provides holistic solutions to orphaned and abandoned children in Kenya, Africa. Our holistic approach is unique and causes us to focus on the entire well-being of children - completely investing in them. We currently operate a Childrens home outside of Nairobi, Kenya in the Ngong area and are nearing completion of a second home.

We are looking for a mature Christian with a heart for children who can effectively provide some leadership and supervision for our growing Childrens home in Kenya.

Title: Director of Operations

Location: Nairobi, Kenya - Africa

Mature follower of Jesus Christ
Able to share the love of Jesus Christ to others effectively
Effective knowledge of Gods Word
Love for children
Desire to see others grow in their faith
Ability to lead people
Managerial / Supervisory skills
Financially responsible
Moderate computer skills (email, MS Excel, etc.)
Cross-cultural experience, especially in East Africa a plus

Provide supervision and guidance for the Childrens home
Work closely with the Administrative Manager to ensure the Biblical education of the children and wise stewardship of resources
Disciple and Mentor staff and children
Implement teaching and training programs
Effectively communicate with GII US office and donors

This is a partial salaried position - GII to provide base salary (up to 50% of needed funds) while balance is raised personally.

GII provides all needed administrative support - including Training; Promotional Resources (brochures, newsletters, DVDs); Data Base Management; Fund Transfers; Receipt Generation; IRS reporting; and Prayer.

GII is a registered IRS 501 (c)(3) charitable non-profit organization.

For addition information about GII please see our website:

Contact us at:

Gethsemane International, Inc.
PO Box 22129
Knoxville, TN 37933