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Mentoring Program Intern: Cincinnati Urban Promise, Cincinnati Urban Promise, Cincinnati, Ohio

Organization: Cincinnati Urban Promise
Contact Name: Abe Brandyberry
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 4139 Kirby Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio  45223  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians
Service Area(s): Management, Immigrants and Refugees, Homelessness and Housing, Counseling / Addiction / Recovery, Colleges and Universities, Christian Camping, Children and Youth Ministry, Adult Ministry, Adult Basic Education / GED, Administrative / Office Work
Hourly Commitment:
29.0 per: Week
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
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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: To be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operation of mentoring and summer programs, ensuring that the programs provide excellent and age-appropriate learning opportunities. To assist in the administration of various programs as needed.
  • Reports directly to the Executive Director and works in conjunction with the Volunteer Coordinator
  • To be responsible for overseeing the Summer of Promise Day Camp and People of Promise Mentoring program including assisting with recruitment of youth, support of volunteers, and encouraging parent involvement.
  • To continue to build relationships with local schools for the expansion of mentoring and tutoring programs.
  • To build quality, supportive, loving relationships with youth and their families. Encouraging youth to break the cycle of poverty in their families and helping instill wisdom to make good choices.
  • To work closely with the Volunteer Coordinator on recruitment, training, support, and appreciation of youth program volunteers.
  • To be responsible for the quality of the youth programs ensuring that they meet the CUP standard of excellence.
  • To support external funding applications where appropriate.
  • To monitor, record, review and evaluate programs and goals achieved making sure that data is accurate and available for board members and grant applications.
  • To work alongside the staff of Cincinnati Urban Promise to promote the ministry and encourage the growth of the programs.
  • 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).
  • 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 Cincinnati Urban Promise.

    Short Term Mission Trip Details

    Additional Detail

    On Year or Summer

    Benefits Offered:

    • Free Undergrad City Vision Tuition
    • Housing or Rental Stipend

    This cost includes:

    Length of Trip

    One Year

    Initially Posted: 02/25/2015
    Last Updated: 02/26/2015

    (this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)