Open Positions


Camp Agape Director

UrbanPromise Dominican Republic invites passionate and experienced leaders to apply for the full-time Camp Agape Director position. The Camp Agape Director will organize, direct, and manage a Christian faith-based AfterSchool Program and Summer Camp for 30 elementary school aged students. The Camp Agape Director position is ideal for individuals with deep passion to empower Dominican children and youth by instilling Christian principles of human dignity, promoting education to inspire new ideas that will motivate others to achieve excellence, and to embrace the diversity that make up the Dominican people.

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field of study required
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish required
  • Two years of working and living abroad preferred
  • Three years of working with children and youth preferred

Additional Work Requirements:

  • Willingness and ability to fundraise salary
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to lead children and youth
  • Must be pro-active, self-directed, creative, and organized
  • Must be passionate about reconciliation, peace, and justice


Youth Leadership

Program Director

UrbanPromise Dominican Republic invites passionate and experienced leaders to apply for the full-time Youth Leadership Program Director position. The Youth Leadership Program Director will organize, direct, and manage a Christian faith-based Youth Program for 6 high school aged students (15-18 years). The Youth Leadership Program Director will be responsible for training and mentoring youth that will be working at our AfterSchool Program and Summer Camp. The Youth Leadership Program Director position is ideal for individuals with deep passion to empower Dominican youth by instilling Christian principles of human dignity, promoting education to inspire new ideas that will motivate others to achieve excellence, and to embrace the diversity that make up the Dominican people.

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any field of study required
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish required
  • Two years of working and living abroad preferred
  • Three years of working with youth preferred

Additional Work Requirements:

  • Willingness and ability to fundraise salary
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to lead and engage with youth
  • Must be pro-active, self-directed, creative, and organized
  • Must be passionate about reconciliation, peace, and justice

 


In order to be considered for any position at UrbanPromise Dominican Republic, you must send your resume and answers to the following questions to Jamie Echegoyen at jamie.updr@gmail.com or attach them below.

1. Please write a brief narrative of your Christian experience. Include people and circumstances that have influenced your faith, how you express your faith in day-to-day life, and why you want to work with UrbanPromise Dominican Republic.

2. In your own words, define reconciliation and describe a time you practiced forgiveness in your life.

3. Name a book other than the Bible that has been most influential in your spiritual growth and what about that book impacted and challenged you.

4. Name 3 of your strengths, 3 of your areas that can use improvement, and 3 ways a leader can support your growth.

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