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Birthmother Ministries

Ministry Coordinator

Birthmother Ministries
Vienna, Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 06/11/2009
Categories: Church/Ministry
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Birthmother Ministries, Inc. (Birthmothers) is a faith-based, nonprofit organization that spreads the Gospel of Jesus Christ by offering unconditional, one-on-one support and life-affirming, adoption-informing resources to any woman who faces an unplanned pregnancy.

Birthmothers is growing! We are looking for a Ministry Coordinator to provide support to the clients we serve, nurture volunteer Friends, and act as a liaison between clients and volunteers.

• a committed relationship with Jesus Christ demonstrated by active membership in a local church, deep devotional life, passion for service, a call to gospel ministry, and acceptance of Birthmothers’ Statement of Faith
• the desire to serve and support women who face an unplanned pregnancy, the ability to show compassion to hurting women, and a corresponding heart for adoption
• experience in social work or with a faith-based organization
• excellent written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking
• outstanding character marked by faithfulness, dependability, discernment, and wisdom
• Bachelor’s degree; a degree in a social science preferred
• Spanish-speaking a plus
• satisfactory background and reference checks

• develop and nurture relationships with the clients we serve
• match clients with volunteer Friends
• train or assist with training new volunteer Friends
• encourage and maintain relationships with existing Friends; conduct or assist with twice-yearly in-service volunteer Friends training
• track client and Friend activity; maintain client database; create weekly reports on status of client/Friend relationships
• maintain strict caseload confidentiality

This employee reports to: Area Director

Position status: full-time; evening meetings and occasional weekends are required

Salary commensurate with experience