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Urban Ministry Internships

Boston, New York, LA, and most cities, Any State, (Any Country)

Date Posted: 05/07/2009
Categories: Social Services
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
The City Vision Internship program combines an urban ministry internship with taking City Vision Colleges online urban ministry courses toward a Bachelor’s degree. The City Vision College approach places a great emphasis on "learning while doing" and requires various assigned tasks at approved training sites.
Students may enroll year round in the college's certificate or degree completion program, the latter of which leads to a Bachelor of Arts degree in Missions with an urban ministry emphasis. Additionally, City Vision offers an Addiction Studies program, which can be taken in either a degree completion format to earn a Bachelor of Science or as a certificate program.

Rescue Mission Worker This City Vision College internship position will assist with the daily operations of a rescue mission. Duties may include assisting in the counseling of homeless individuals and those suffering from substance abuse, ensuring the safety of those inside the mission, assisting with food preparation and service, and assisting with the management and maintenance of the building facilities.

K-8th Grade After School Program Coordinator . This position will assist with a K-8th grade after school program based in a church or faith-based organization, serving through mentoring, providing basic technology activities, coordinating volunteers, and providing overall support.

Teen Program Coordinator . This position will assist with a teen program based in a church or faith-based organization, serving through tutoring, mentoring, college prep, assisting with web-based academic enrichment elements, conducting community & parent outreach, assisting with community and school partnerships, planning college visits and workshops as directed, coordinating volunteers, and providing overall support.

Benefits : Provides free room and board, Free tuition in City Vision College (transferable to most schools)

Locations : As we have connections with over 4,000 ministries providing internships and volunteer opportunities, we are able to find internship sites at most major cities in the United States and Canada. We already have internship program agreements with the following sites and locations: Bowery Mission (New York City, NY), Water Street Mission (Lancaster, PA), Souls Harbour Rescue Mission (Regina, Sask, Canada), Victory Mission (Springfield, MO), City Rescue Mission (Saginaw, MI), Capital City Rescue Mission (Albany, NY), Miami Rescue Mission (Miami, FL), Long Beach Rescue Mission (Long Beach, CA)Union Rescue Mission (Los Angeles, CA), Knox Area Rescue Ministries (Knoxville, TN), Scott Mission (Toronto, ONT, Canada).

Length of Internships :One Year, One Semester/Six Months, Summer Internship

Requirements : Must be at least 18 years old, Must have high school diploma or equivalent (GED), Must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national or lawful permanent resident alien in US or have a valid student visa.

Find Out More : Visit: or Send Resume to Michael Liimatta, or call at 816-960-2008.