Church Liaison

Church Liaison

Bold Hope is seeking a Church Liaison (CL) for the Dominican Republic. The CL works closely with the Hispaniola Director and the team in the Dominican Republic to foster relationships with churches in the area in order to better serve the community. As a representative of Bold Hope and Jesus Christ, the Church Liaison should be warm, gracious, faithful. Primary Responsibilities: Learn Spanish Support DR missionaries and staff when in the Dominican Republic Develop relationships with local pastors and churches *Explore programs churches already have in place * Develop strategies for supporting / supplementing their efforts * Enlist church involvement in community outreach / community development initiatives * Pray for and encourage local pastors * Connect believers to churches in the area * Work with missionaries/local ministry partners to plan meaningful service projects for teams Coordinate all DR aspects of mission trips as a means of supporting/encouraging the local church * Manage ministry calendar and schedule teams for available weeks * Hire translators as needed * Schedule airport runs * Purchase supplies Act as host to U.S. teams * Attend pre-trip team trainings virtually * Lead team meetings * Ensure everyone is participating in service opportunities * Schedule & lead fun day opportunities * Keep everyone on schedule Assist the Director of Hispaniola in overseeing the child sponsorship program * Develop relationships with children and families * Keep accurate records of children in the program; provide regular updates to sponsors * Provide updated information/photos to Bold Hope for their database * Assess community needs * Develop programs and initiatives to best serve children and families Pay & Benefits: We offer a $500 monthly stipend that helps cover the expenses of working with us. We allow for staff to raise support if they have larger financial needs. We do not offer any benefits at this time. Qualifications: * Strong relationship with the Lord * A bachelor’s or associate’s degree * Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude * Ability to work as part of a team * Passion for serving others Interested and qualified candidates please send a cover letter and resume to rachel@boldhope.org