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Manager of First Impressions Intern: Generation One in Houston, TX, Generation One, Houston, Texas

Organization: Generation One
Contact Name: Katie Howell
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 1910 Napoleon St.
Houston, Texas  77003  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians
Service Area(s): Children and Youth Ministry, Administrative / Office Work
Hourly Commitment:
40.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


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. For more information or to apply visit cityvisioninternships.org. Job Description: Mission: Represent the face of Generation One to all staff and visitors who call or visit Generation One while simultaneously monitoring the flow of the day to day business of Generation One in a productive but most importantly, God glorifying manner. Work Hours: There will be two shifts. There will be occasional events after hours and/or on Saturday?s and Sundays. Mondays - Fridays: 7:00am - 1:30. & Mondays - Thursdays: 12:00pm - 6:30pm & Fridays: 9:30am - 4:00pm. Job Requirements
  • Warm, welcoming personality
  • Punctual
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Organized
  • Proficient typist and very comfortable working with Microsoft Office
  • Self ? Starter
  • Comfortable praying with others
  • Job Description
  • Represent the ?Face? of Generation One to every staff and guest that visits or calls Generation One
  • Give tours to the visitors interested in our mission and different programs
  • Direct individuals in the right direction when inquiring about different areas of the ministry
  • Answer the phone and relay messages in a timely manner
  • Respond promptly to all emails
  • Sort mail and give to appropriate people
  • Maintain office supplies needed in copy room. Submit purchase to Office Manager.
  • Ensure building cleanliness.
  • Ensure that all visitors sign in at the front desk and get to desired area
  • Assist G1A Director, Youth Enrichment Director, Volunteer Coordinator, Office Manager and Executive Director with clerical items as needed
  • Help with Breakfast, Lunch & Snack organization when needed
  • Create and maintain Generation One calendar
  • Assist in the transportation of students on occasion
  • Other tasks as assigned
  • Expected from All Generation One Employee?s
  • Work with a smile
  • Operate within our Core Values
  • Keep communication lines open
  • Promptly respond to all voicemails, text messages, emails and any other form of communication.
  • Be pro-active in addressing all good, bad and un-defined issues in your area of work covering work done individually and with other people. This means giving adequate notice to your supervisor so that problems can be minimized.
  • 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 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.
  • 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 GenerationOne.net.

    Short Term Mission Trip Details

    References from people who have done Short Term Missions with this organization before are available upon request. Submit "Send Inquiry or Apply" to receive more information.

    Benefits Offered:

    • Free Undergrad City Vision Tuition
    • Housing or Rental Stipend

    This cost includes:

    Length of Trip

    One Year

    Initially Posted: 07/08/2015
    Last Updated: 07/09/2015