Job Opportunity: Summer Ministry Coordinator

  •   April 28, 2021

Job Opportunities at City of Light

City of Light Church is an Anglican church in Aurora committed to helping everyone find a new day in Jesus, a new home in the church, and a new heart for our neighbors. We long to see Jesus' healing presence in our families and neighborhoods throughout our region, especially across cultural and racial lines for the sake of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

To help in this mission, we are hiring a part-time logistics coordinator to work on our Summer Ministry Team throughout the summer of 2021. If interested, contact Pastor Eduardo with any questions or to apply.

Summer Ministry Coordinator

Date Posted: 04/28/21

Supervisor: Eduardo Dávila, Neighborhood & Latino Pastor
Contact: eduardo@cityoflightanglican.org
Employment Dates: May - September
Hours: Opportunities at 10 hours and 20 hours


VISION FOR SUMMER MINISTRY After more than a year of increased anxiety and disconnection, City of Light wants to spend all summer long outdoors, creating spaces to reconnect with one another and our neighbors. Through our summer events, we hope to invite everyone into a reconciled life with Jesus and his church.


RESPONSIBILITIES Depending on the number of hours, position may include any or all of the following:

  • Serve as a member of the Summer Ministry Team led by Latino and White leaders at City of Light planning mission for this summer. Currently meeting 2x a month.
  • Coordinate the logistics, schedule volunteers, manage supplies, and host weekly Sunday Convivios, picnics in the park with our church family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Help plan periodic additional activities for the Sunday Convivios Team Leader, such as kite flying, live music, soccer games, evangelistic invitations, Bible studies, etc.
  • Work with Summer Ministry Team to coordinate other summer mission events, which may include things like outdoor movie nights, kid and parent meetups, weekend retreats, service projects with other local ministries, kids’ camp, volunteering for community events, etc.
  • Organize guest follow up process and team for summer events.


OTHER EXPECTATIONS

  • Worshiping with City of Light in person on Sundays. (We follow Illinois Department of Public Health’s current COVID-19 protocol recommendations for phase 4 gathering.)
  • Growing in personal life of disciple-making and issues pertaining racial reconciliation
  • Engaging with a short list of readings and podcasts to contextualize within our multi-ethnic, multi-cultural city of Aurora and our missional, Spirit-filled Anglican church culture.


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must pass a background check conducted by City of Light
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred, but not required.
  • Some logistics or administration experience is a plus.


Perform other job duties as requested by supervisor.
Job description is subject to change throughout the summer.