Internships

ROCK POINT CHURCH

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM


PURPOSE: The Rock Point Internship Program is meant to complement a college student’s (undergraduate, or graduate) class experience with skill development, professional coaching, discussion-based training, and hands-on experience to develop a holistic church ministry perspective and prepare him/her for a successful, long term, ministry career.

WHO WE ARE: Rock Point Church, a 3000+ congregation, was named by Outreach magazine as the 15th fastest growing church in the U.S. It is located in the southeast part of the Phoenix metro area and known for great music, authentic teaching, dedicated youth and kids programs. It’s a mix of ages and ethnicities at different places on their spiritual journey, a community of faith committed to pointing people to Jesus by loving people like Jesus.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR: We are currently accepting applications for this compensated Ministry Internship. We are looking for men and woman who are fun, outgoing, love Jesus, love people, have a passion to help others find God and want to be a part of our dynamic and growing ministry!. (See “application requirements” below.)

THE INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE


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PROGRAM DETAILS


A 10 MONTH PROGRAM

  • Program Begins: Late Jan and Late Aug

  • Spring Break: 2 weeks in March

  • Summer Break: End of May to Beginning of August

  • Thanksgiving Break: 1 week in November

  • Winter Break: Mid-Dec to Late Jan

  • Program Completion: Dec or May depending on start

A TWENTY-HOUR WEEKLY PACE

  • 8 hours of program time

  • 4 hours in planning/training meetings

  • 8 hours of office time

COMPENSATION

  • Free registration to a conference.

  • $2500 Scholarship. ($1250 paid out to your college prior to each semester)

  • Free trips to Top Golf for book reviews

AWARDS UPON COMPLETION

  • Certificate of Achievement

  • Help with resume building

  • Proactive job referrals to partner churches

  • Awards are contingent upon: excellent Attendance, active engagement, quality project completion

INTERESTED?


IDEAL CANDIDATES An ideal candidate would be a man or woman who feels that God is leading them into full time ministry and is pursuing a ministry degree major at a Christian college. This person would also have prior ministry experience in their desired track. We highly value individuals who are self-starters, quick learners, love a challenge, have a heart to serve, a positive attitude, flexibility, a sense of humor and an ability to work within a team environment.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FROM APPLICANTS

  • A growing follower of Jesus for at least two years

  • High School graduate

  • At least one-year experience volunteering in ministry

  • A team player who likes fun and possesses a genuine love for people

  • Must be able to provide own laptop

  • Willingness to adhere to Rock Point staff guidelines, values and expectations

THE APPLICATION PROCESS

  • Application

  • Interview

  • Background Check

  • Internship Begins