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Team Leader – Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic two men

Serge is looking for a Team Leader for a new team in the Dominican Republic. If you are interested, please fill out a Go Form.  If you know someone who is interested, please send them our way (go@serge.org)!

 

Position Title: Team Leader

Location: Dominican Republic

FT/PT: Full-time

Length of Service: 4 years service (long-term)

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Area Director to develop vision for a new Serge team which will partner with local ministries to facilitate church planting, provide gospel renewal mentoring and discipleship to leaders and their churches, as well as support ongoing mercy ministry efforts in Santo Domingo, the interior of the country, and the border with Haiti, serving both Dominicans as well as Haitian immigrants
  • Maintain team vision and focus team’s efforts in a way that is consistent with Serge’s vision, mission and values
  • Recruit new team members gifted in gospel renewal and facilitative church planting, as well as with diaconal and B4T gifts
  • Supervise and provide pastoral care to team members
  • Provide in country orientation, as well as visa assistance for new team members
  • Network and build partnerships with like-minded national ministries
  • Oversee team’s financial, legal and immigration requirements
  • Incorporate short term teams appropriately in support of ministry objectives
  • Communicate team’s goals, activities, blessings and needs to supporters and wider Serge community
  • Engage in facilitative church planting, gospel renewal work or mercy ministry, according to personal gifts and calling, as primary ministry alongside team leadership

Requirements and Critical Qualities:

  • Humility and commitment to learning
  • Pioneering spirit
  • Previous experience as a pastor, church planter or diaconal ministry leader
  • Leadership and management skills and experience
  • Heart for pastoral care of team members
  • Passion for Serge’s Kingdom vision of reach (church planting), renew (gospel discipleship and mentoring), and restore (mercy ministry to the needy, including B4T possibilities)
  • Willingness to face, and lead others in, physically and spiritually dangerous conditions
  • Commitment to working in a team for God’s glory, not individual or even Serge glory
  • Spanish fluency, willingness to attend language school if necessary