JOB DESCRIPTION – CAREER MISSIONARY FOR MEXICO
Background Of Mission On The Move:
Mission On The Move (MOM) is an interdenominational, evangelical Christian missions agency with missions in Kenya, Mexico, and Honduras. Each country has its own missionary who is responsible for development of an evangelical, discipleship program with an emphasis on children and their families. MOM is based in Springfield, Georgia, and is registered as a 501c3 non-profit organization.
Description of Program in Mexico
Our Mexico mission takes children whose parents are incarcerated in the Mexican prison system or children who have been abandon or abused and gives them a safe place to live and learn about Jesus Christ. We provide a place to stay, three good meals a day, Christian parenting and discipline, and all educational needs. All this to give glory to God. Our mission also uses this ministry to reach out to the parents in prison, giving MOM an opportunity to share the power of the cross with a population that have typically refused or abandoned the Christian faith.
The candidate for Career Missionary Position in Mexico should have the following:
A strong Christian faith
A Love for Children and People in general, regardless of their background
Good knowledge of financial and accounting principles such as creating a budget and working within a budget, fundraising, controlling expenses, exchange rates, etc.
Good administrative and organizational skills to include preparing reports, developing presentations, working within government regulations, etc.
Good managerial skills as you work with and manage local staff and volunteers
Good people skills and hospitality used with teams that visit, with children in the program, parents in prison, and government officials, etc.
Ability to teach and lead small groups in Bible Study – with children and adults
Ability to represent MOM in public speaking in churches, community groups, etc.
Ability to speak and understand (or willing to learn) Spanish
A working knowledge of hygiene and nutrition
A clean, drug-free criminal history
A life of financial stability demonstrated by a good credit score
Stable, long-term membership in a church family with an active missions/outreach and evangelism focus
A good, Godly reputation in your home community demonstrating you are above reproach and conduct yourself responsibly
Career Missionaries serve for a minimum term of three years, renewable on agreement of both the missionary and the MOM Board of Directors. Career missionaries are not salaried employees. Rather, they are self supported and are responsible for raising their own financial support. MOM’s Board and staff support missionaries in the field administratively.
Send resume and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org with the name and contact information for your pastor and three references that are not family members.
We would enjoy the opportunity to discuss this dynamic career field and the opportunities it presents.