Staff Associate — Houston, TX

Description:

​The Heights Young Life area was established more than 15 years ago and is quickly growing. This is a fantastic opportunity for a new Young Life staff person to create new ministry opportunities and help grow Young Life in this area. The vision is to begin healthy ministry in the Heights area of Houston, Texas at three private Catholic high schools (two all-girl schools and one all-boy school). The combined number of students in the three schools is approximately 1,000. The schools are old, established, well-known private high schools that have involved and supportive parent communities.

Responsibilities:

  • Personal spiritual health and a vital relationship with Christ. 
  • Develop community and spiritual care for a team. 
  • Build healthy working relationships with administration, campus ministers, and the community. 
  • Initiate and develop new ministry through contact work, club, Campaigners and camp. 
  • Work with the committee in area fundraising and grow a personal donor base each year. 
  • Attend regional trainings and events.

Qualifications:

  • ​Growing relationship with Christ and a sense of personal calling to the mission. 
  • Applicant must be Catholic or be very familiar and comfortable with Catholicism.
  • Entrepreneurial aptitude (able to self-initiate). 
  • College degree preferred (or equivalent mission/biblical training). 
  • Young Life experience is a plus (volunteer or paid staff). 
  • $15k raised in annual personal support.​

Benefits:

​Young Life benefits package for full-time employees including health and 401(k).

Notes:

​This description is not intended, and should not be construed, to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with this job. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the principal job elements essential for making compensation decisions.

How To Apply:

​Please complete the Young Life application.
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