Open JourneyMates Staff Position

Associate Director

The invitation:

JourneyMates invites you to enter into a discernment process, seeking God’s will regarding becoming a member of our staff team as the Associate Director. Our prayer is that this director would use the unique gifts and talents God has given to him/her to provide contemplative leadership, guidance, and administrative oversight for JourneyMates Ministries. Ideal candidates for this position will thrive in an environment where they are asked to turn vision into reality, building systems and organizational structures to support a vibrant, growing, locally accessible Christian soul care ministry. Working alongside the Executive Director, staff team, and volunteers, they will help actualize our dynamic forward-thinking mission, ensuring alignment and effectiveness across all areas of the organization. As the primary integrator of JourneyMates Ministries, this person will hold administrative management responsibility related to all operational and programmatic ministry areas of JourneyMates.

Download the Position Description here.

Application Process: Please pray and seek God about applying for this position. If you are led to do so, please send a cover letter and resume, with references, to [email protected].


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Our staff:

Mary Vandel Young, Executive Director
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Laney Wright, Operations Manager
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Jen Whipple, Program Manager
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Raquel Rogers, Executive Apprentice

Julia Hageman, Program Intern

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