San Francisco: Outer Circle Apprenticeship, Discipleship House Leader

Duration: 1 Year
Dates: Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Applications due: 30 June, 2016

We are looking for someone who has a pastoral heart, who is comfortable discipling in the intersection of addiction and faith, and who wants to serve incarnationally!
In short, we are praying for someone/a couple (open to ages 25-95!) to head up our discipleship flat here in the Mission District serving our houseless friends! Do you know someone who could to serve in this way for a year? Maybe a pastor/youth leader in transition, an intentional community dreamer with a missional heart, or perhaps a rehab staff who wants to go missional?

Living with us and a few houseless friends in a lovely 4 story Victorian in San Francisco’s Mission district.
Hosting, mentoring and walking with the guests on your flat through faith, addiction and emotional crisis in life.
Sharing your time and space and choosing to do life together!
Pursuing a rich relationship with Christ!
And a willingness to learn!

For this role we are looking for someone with incarnational community living experience- ideally in a rehab, community house, or some discipleship program.
The lead would be comfortable and experienced mentoring someone struggling with addictions and mental health challenges.
We need someone who can be a leader/house parent/host for that flat. Comfortable facilitating flat meetings making decisions and dealing with conflicts as they arise. Managing chores and praying!

Are you an accountant, lawyer, gardener, addiction and trauma counselor, storyteller, teachable spirit, a love of cooking, bible study facilitator, great listener, lover of punk music, a family with kids who you want to experience relationships with homeless youth, comfortable camper, or handy man? We could really use those skills!

Developing and maintaining relationships with homeless and formerly homeless friends, leading the discipleship flat, mentoring and assisting in crisis as well as daily life skills, helping with meals, and attending & assisting with team functions.

Click here to begin the application process.