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Parachurch Ministry

Female Live-in Community Partner – FREE HOUSING!

Providence Network
Posted: 04/18/2022
Salary/Range: $400 per month PLUS free rent, utilities, internet, laundry & some meals
Location
Denver, CO
Description:

TWO-FER!

A unique ministry AND service experience to complement your other school or work activities!

As a community partner, you will engage residents and the community in meaningful ways to foster a culture of family, belonging, and growth at our Joy House property.  Joy House is an apartment community in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Denver that serves 11 families (women & children) transitioning from domestic violence, addiction, and other unstable situations.  In addition to living with and daily supporting residents, key components of the program include weekly community meals, individual resident mentoring & spiritual support, resource navigation, and community activities. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Intangibles:  Be a positive role model to residents, support community rules and values, bring  a warm and engaging presence to the community
  • Assist with community engagement activities by helping with and attending house meals (1-2/week) and other community events 
  • Work two on-duty evening shifts per week and one weekend shift per month.  On-duty shifts serve to build community, check out resident medication, conduct drug/alcohol screenings, and report resident issues and emergencies to staff.
  • Assist the staff team with property needs such as cleaning, yard work, and  apartment turnovers
  • Engage in the greater Providence Network community by attending some of our meetings, trainings, special events, and maintaining good connections with volunteers and donors 

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS

  • Sense of calling to urban ministry and a mature, personal Christian faith
  • Comfortable signing Providence Network’s Statement of Faith
  • Compassionate and able to engage different personalities 
  • Flexible and adaptable to change 
  • Prior work or experience in a similar field is a plus
  • Pass a criminal background check

HOURS: 12/week

SALARY: $400 per month PLUS…

FREE HOUSING: Studio apartment with on-site laundry. Includes utilities, Internet and some meals. Valued at $13,000 annually. 

TO APPLY: Send cover letter & resume to Program Director, Dana Jones, at danajones@providencenetwork.org

To Apply: danajones@providencentwork.org