The Mariners Huntington Beach Intern Program is designed to provide you with practical ministry experience, an opportunity to stretch and grow your faith, and develop your leadership skills. You will work alongside our team in a hands-on role within our church.
JHM – Junior High Ministry (JHM) interns will participate in planning and leading our weekly JHM experience. Additionally, they will help plan and prepare our monthly junior high event and Winter Camp. Specific tasks could include volunteer development/follow-up, some administrative tasks, helping coordinate weekly programming and special event programming, leading a small group and more.
HSM – High School Ministry (HSM) interns will participate in planning and leading our weekly HSM experience. Additionally, they will help plan and prepare our monthly high school event and Winter Camp. Specific tasks could include volunteer development/follow-up, some administrative tasks, helping coordinate weekly programming and special event programming, leading a small group and more.
Worship - The Student Ministries (SM) Worship intern will actively participate in building a SM-worship team from the ground up. As part of the SM-team he/she will implement the vision and values for worship in SM and work directly with the Worship Pastor to build a worship culture in Student Ministries.
Children’s Ministry interns will enable the Children’s Department to grow to the next level, bring new thoughts and ideas to the table and provide support for the current staff. Specific tasks could include volunteer development/follow-up, administrative tasks, helping plan and coordinate weekly programming, helping coordinate special events, whole group teaching and more.
ADMINISTRATION & EVENTS
Interns will be exposed to scheduling and administrative support to the Lead Pastor. In addition, they would learn accounting, office management, HR, staff development and special event planning. This intern would support our Lead Pastor, his Executive Assistant, and the staff and church as a whole.
An Outreach intern will get to experience both local and global Outreach opportunities, working alongside the Outreach Pastor and Local Engagement Coordinator. A lot of the responsibilities would be focused on working with at-risk youth and families locally, and globally with our ministry partners in Mexico and Haiti. Specific tasks could include helping oversee after-school programs, volunteer development/follow-up, some administrative tasks, helping coordinate global faith adventures, and more. They will have the opportunity to try out different areas of Outreach, and experience the wide range of ways our church serves and makes a difference in the local community and around the world.
An intern in the tech department would be able to help in the following areas: setting up/maintaining tech needs for the children’s room and student center, helping with video/lighting/switcher/slides/audio on Sundays, editing/uploading weekend messages, and preparing the stage on Thursdays for Sunday services.
An intern in Weekend Experience would work alongside the Worship Pastor, Weekend Experience Director and Tech Director to create and execute the Sunday service experience and other special events. They will work alongside the team to learn the many different roles in production, helping to train production volunteers, create ways to honor the volunteers, help with creative and more. The Weekend Experience Intern would also help with administrative tasks including scheduling volunteers and reconciling accounting statements.
SCHEDULE & DETAILS
The Summer Intern Program runs from May 29, 2018 – August 17, 2018
Local Engagement Coordinator/Tech Director
Global Intern from Switzerland
Student Ministries Intern
Frequently Asked Questions
If you are not a US citizen please contact Julie DenOuden at email@example.com to discuss a potential internship.