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Everything Jesus! Ranch: Sustainability Engineering Internship, Genesis Christian Church at Everything Jesus! Ranch, Seguin, Texas


Organization: Genesis Christian Church at Everything Jesus! Ranch
Contact Name: Gina G Tillman-Young
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 12061 FM 466
Seguin, Texas  78155  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians
Service Area(s): Indirectly Serving People, Immigrants and Refugees, Homelessness and Housing, Environment, Counseling / Addiction / Recovery, Construction, Computers / Technology, Colleges and Universities, Children and Youth Ministry, Business, Agriculture, Adult Ministry, Adult Ba
Hourly Commitment:
40.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
1
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
0
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position
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Description

City Vision Internships is a Christian one-year, multi-year or summer internship program based on the AmeriCorps model. Interns serve at one of over 40 positions across the USA and Canada. In the past 10 years, we have placed over 500 full-time interns and 68,000+ volunteers in hundreds of Christian ministries. Job Description: Intern will focus on the practical, low-tech application of engineering principles to our nearly off-grid, organic ranch. Areas of focus will include: Solar and wind energy Compressed Earth block construction Basic Carpentry Welding Off-ranch training in compressed earth block construction will be provided Internship includes room and board All interns will be required to perform various tasks related to ranch maintenance in order to become oriented with the "big picture" in rural, low-tech, sustainable living Benefits: For Interns without a Bachelors Degree: One Year Work Study Internship
  • Provides a work study internship with free tuition in City Vision College for a full year paid by hosting ministry.
  • Online courses providing accredited degrees in Nonprofit Management, Addiction Studies, and Urban Missions.
  • Any Pell grant or other federal financial aid paid as cash payment to student (up to $5,645).
  • Expectation is typically 29 hours of volunteer work with 16 hours of class work per week (45 hours total).
  • For Interns with a Bachelors Degree: One Year Paid Internship, Multi-Year Graduate Fellowship or Technology Ministry Master's Fellowship One Year Paid Internship
  • Volunteer Interns paid a living stipend from $200-$600/month (depending on site).
  • Expectation is typically 40 hours of volunteer work per week.
  • Multi-Year Graduate Fellowship
  • Free tuition in Bakke Graduate University programs including MBA, Masters in Global Leadership or Social Entrenpreneurship or Doctorate in Ministry or Transformational Leadership
  • Some sites may provide an additional stipend for outstanding candidates.
  • Candidates may receive up to 6 hours of independent study credit based on practicum work at ministry site.
  • Supervised nonprofit or ministry experience interning 29 hours per week.
  • Technology Ministry Master's Fellowship Must have STEM (science, technology engineering or math) background
  • Free tuition in City Vision College's Master's Program in Technology and Ministry
  • Supervised technology and ministry experience as an intern or tech missionary
  • Candidates may receive up to 6 hours of independent study credit based on practicum work at ministry site (in select states)
  • Requirements
  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Must be a Christian
  • U.S. or Canadian citizen, U.S. or Canadian national or lawful permanent resident alien, or have a valid student or work visa
  • Able to make at least a one year (or summer) commitment (may be extended by mutual agreement)
  • Able to financially live on just free housing (and stipend if you opt for the One Year Paid Internship) and any outside income sources you have.
  • Able to relocate to a location of a ministry site (unless a site exists at your current location)
  • For more information or to apply visit cityvisioninternships.org. For more information about this site visit Genesis Christian Church @ Everything Jesus! Ranch.


    Short Term Mission Trip Details



    Benefits Offered:


    • Free Graduate Bakke Tuition
    • Free Undergrad City Vision Tuition
    • Housing or Rental Stipend
    • Paid Stipend

    This cost includes:


    Length of Trip


    One Year

    Initially Posted: 11/05/2015
    Last Updated: 11/06/2015