Job Title & Description

Ministry Leader

Responsible To: Executive Director

The Ministry Leader’s overall role will be to incorporate Biblical teachings in all Ignite Change’s projects. We desire a holistic approach to introducing Biblical topics and lessons. 

Core Purpose

The Ministry Leader’s overall role will be to incorporate Biblical teachings in all Ignite Change’s projects. We desire a holistic approach to introducing Biblical topics and lessons. 

  • Provide vision, leadership, and direction for a local church.
  • Create Biblical lessons to be incorporated in all aspects of Ignite Change’s projects

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

  • Lead a Local Church
    • Establish a welcoming church to members of the local village and surrounding communities
    • Prepare weekly sermons around Bible passages
    • Create community outreach events
    • Identify ministry needs of the community and develop strategies, programs and action plans to meet these needs
    • Arrange prayer walks
  • Work with the Primary School
    • Provide weekly/monthly Biblical topics for teachers to create lesson plans from
    • Read/speak in classrooms
  • Work with Other Projects
    • Work alongside other team members to incorporate Biblical teachings in the curriculum for business trainings
    •  Attend some business training meetings
  • Other
    • Be an active member of the team – provide assistance when needed, take on additional duties when possible
    • Provide written stories/updates on activities
  • Additional duties as needed

job requirements

  • Professing Christian
  • Degree in Ministry
  • Experience leading a church body (or heading up a group within the church)
  • Experience working with youth
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible
  • Takes initiative
  • Strong collaboration and teamwork skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Well organized
  • Creative and energetic
  • Passionate about helping children in extreme poverty
  • Experience working cross-culturally

Preferred Skills