Kenya Camp Team: Spiritual Life Coordinator (SLC)

Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Length of Service: 10 weeks, May 20, 2023 - July 26, 2023


Overview:

The Vision of BlueSky Global Ministries is to see the multinational community in Nairobi, Kenya, spiritually transformed and equipped to influence the world for God’s glory. We build relationships through adventure through three main avenues in Nairobi, Kenya: Camp BlueSky, BlueSky Adventures, and BlueSky Community. The Spiritual Life Coordinator (SLC) serves on the Camp BlueSky summer team providing spiritual care and teaching for both staff and campers. This position reports directly to the Camp BlueSky Managing Director.

 


Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside the Managing Director and Program Manager to create a creative theme for camp. This includes camp-wide devotionals, age and gender specific devotionals, and other Christ-centered programs. 

  • Responsible for developing each evening worship night that includes delivering a cross- culturally relevant message to all campers. 

  • This role provides leadership to the summer worship team.

  • Work alongside the Staff Care Team and Managing Director to provide encouragement and care to summer staff.

  • Train and encourages staff members in speaking opportunities as camp allows. This includes training counselors in sharing their testimonies, cabin devotionals, and additional opportunities that camp provides. 

  • Assist with staff training/orientation and debrief.

 

Qualifications: 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Deep biblical knowledge 

  • Experience sharing faith to children, youth, and young adults

  • Experience in managing and caring for staff

  • Ability to work independently/self-manage

  • Experience working cross-culturally

  • Willing to relocate to Nairobi, Kenya, and serve for 1-2 months


Support Raising:

 All BlueSky ministry staff raise financial support to serve. The required amount will vary based on where the staff member is coming from and length of service. As an estimate, the required support amount for an international staff (those coming from outside of Kenya) is TBD, which covers traveling, living, and ministry costs. BlueSky staff will assist seasonal staff through the support raising process.

For more information please contact Chris Nicholson at chris.nicholson@blueskyglobal.org or 470-529-9586.

 

If you know someone who may be interested, please put them in touch with Chris as well. You can also explore the website further for a broader introduction to BlueSky’s ministry and vision.