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Legacy Fellowship

The Legacy Fellowship is a year-long refinement program designed to invest in the lives of recently graduated college students who desire to look more like Christ. This is accomplished through our Four Pillars – Work Experience, Biblical Community, Spiritual Formation and Leadership. These pillars keep the Fellowship program focused as we seek to be intentional about how we refine future leaders is a refinement program from mid-August through August of the following year.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Year-round responsibilities at all locations, include but are not limited to:
*Assist with meeting needs of retreat groups by setting up meeting rooms, facilitating activities, and assisting guests with arrival to departure.
*Participate in experiential leadership development opportunities. This includes study and application of Biblical leadership principals in all of these significant ministry opportunities.
*Participate in all community teambuilding and bible study activities.
*Serve in a ministerial role with co-workers and camp guests as needed; duties include but are not limited to leading in devotional times; praying with individuals, leading in corporate prayer times, and mentoring other coworkers.

2. Non-Summer Months, Van (Texas)
-Teach Outdoor Education classes for one or two days per week.
-Assist the Retreat and Outdoor Education department with security, gate radio and urgent guest needs responsibilities throughout the year on a weekly rotation basis with other Fellows.
-Assist in special project needs including facilities, maintenance, grounds, marketing needs, etc.

3. Non-Summer Months, Horn Creek (Colorado)
-Learn and assist with camp operations by rotating through various roles to gain an understanding of the role of the various departments. Rotation schedule will include working in the following areas: maintenance, food service, hospitality, housekeeping, administration, activities, retreats and marketing.

4. Summer Months, Serve in a Summer Camp role at one of Sky Ranch’s summer camps.
-Day Camp (Dallas/Fort Worth, TX area)
-Summer Camp -Van (TX), Cave Springs (OK), Horn Creek (CO) or Ute Trail (CO)


POSITION REQUIREMENTS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
1. Commitment to Christian principles and teachings both professionally and personally. Must be able to fully support Sky Ranch’s Doctrinal Statement.
2. Undergraduate degree strongly preferred. In-depth understanding of the field of camping and/or Christian ministry preferred generally acquired through a minimum of one year or summer of related
3. Commitment to Sky Ranch’s Vision, Mission, Values (A.R.E.) and Principles (WOW, Stewardship, and Excellence) demonstrated in daily behavior.
4. Must demonstrate annually a clear background check and review of child safety practices as required for camp accreditation by the American Camping Association.
experience in camp ministry;
5. Possess personal spiritual discipline that models a proactive approach toward personal, spiritual, and relational health.
6. Ability to exercise independent thinking and initiative
7. Ability to maintain confidentiality.
8. Encouraging and building mutual trust, respect, and cooperation among team members.
9. Ability to relate positively, influentially, and sensitively to a broad spectrum of persons in a variety of multi-tiered relationships and settings to include but not limited to guests (youth and parents), clergy and staff of various Christian churches and organizations of all sizes, cultural identities and worship styles, co-workers, peers, and board members..
10. Ability to speak, read, and write proficiently in English. Ability to speak clearly and make oneself understood in face to face interactions; to articulate with accuracy on the telephone and through email. Excellent listening skills.
11. Excellent interpersonal skills, and relationship building skills.
12. Professionalism in the workplace to include professional and accurate communication with others.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL EFFORT REQUIRED:
1. Works outdoors exposed to the seasonal weather elements of specific camp location most of the time.
2. Physical effort required on a routine basis; ability to use up to 50 pounds of force frequently and 50 pounds of force occasionally for moving, lifting, and carrying objects.
3. Ability to grasp, push, pull, carry or otherwise manipulate objects; ability to perform tasks requiring action of muscles or groups of muscles and foot and/or hand-eye coordination, including:
4. Work requires a lot of physical agility for doing majority of assigned work, including but not limited to: bending for items below or reaching for items above the individual; crawling under desks; stooping, and climbing step stools or ladder.
5. Must reside in on-camp housing during the fellowship program.

For more information and to apply, go to www.applyatsky.com

Time:  Internship
Salary:  Paid
Category:  Support Staff / Intern

 

 

Updated: 9/30/2022 4:09:49 PM

Job Contact:
Cali McCormac
(469) 484-3618

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Why work at Sky Ranches, Inc.:

Sky Ranch is one of North America's premiere Christian Camping organizations, with locations in Texas, Colorado, and Oklahoma, offering programs year-round. Sky Ranch exists to provide people with a positive, recreational, fun, and memorable experience, while being exposed to the truths of the Word of God.

24657 County Road 448
    Van, TX 75790-4723

(469) 484-3618

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