Ministry Opportunities

Positions Available With Grace Missions, Mozambique:

  • States-side Director for Hospital Ministry

Requirements:
Unequivocal commitment to doctrines of grace
In agreement with F.I.R.E.’s statement of faith (see www.firefellowship.org)
Experience in missions

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Experience in church ministry
Experience working with physicians and other medical personnel
Public relations skills
Willing to travel widely and live out of a suitcase
Frugal, energetic, having great vision and determination
Above all, possessing the spiritual qualifications required of men in this capacity

Job Description:
Report to Hospital Trustee Board at annual meetings in San Antonio, Texas
Run the day to day States-side affairs of the hospital ministry
Recruit potential long and short-term medical missionary candidates
Develop relationships with:
Providers of equipment and supplies for mission hospitals
Potential donors
Other medical ministries in Africa and countries with living conditions similar to those in Mozambique in order to learn from their experiences and benefit from their advice.

  • Two General Surgeons

Requirements:
Unequivocal commitment to doctrines of grace
Burden for evangelizing the lost
Portuguese proficiency to level of first year curriculum
General surgical residency
Board certification preferable
Active involvement in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Participate in hospital evangelism
Perform outpatient surgical consultations
Admit and treat inpatient surgical problems
Perform operations from various specialties
Supervise local surgical trainees

  • Anesthesiologist / Nurse Anesthetist

Requirements:
Unequivocal commitment to doctrines of grace
Burden for evangelizing the lost
Portuguese proficiency to level of first year curriculum
Completion of anesthesiology residency or nurse anesthetist training
Board certification preferable
Active involvement in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Participate in hospital evangelism
Administer general, regional, and local anesthesia in operating room

  • Family Practitioner

Requirements:
Unequivocal commitment to doctrines of grace
Burden for evangelizing the lost
Portuguese proficiency to level of first year curriculum
Completion of family practice, internal medicine, or emergency medicine residency
Board certification preferable
Active involvement in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Hospital evangelism
Perform outpatient consultations on wide range of problems
Oversee local nurse practitioners
Supervise all medical care for Nampula expatriate population
Treat non-surgical outpatient cases
Refer surgical patients to surgical clinic for admission
Refer non-surgical patients needing inpatient treatment to surrounding medical facilities, or admit and treat as tolerated by local Department of Health (surgical clinic not authorized to admit non-surgical patients)

  • Hospital Administrator

Requirements:
Unequivocal commitment to doctrines of grace
Burden for evangelizing the lost
Portuguese proficiency to level of first year curriculum
Business management skills
Personnel management skills
Active involvement in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Participate in hospital evangelism
Handle hospital finances
Order hospital supplies
Promote funding of hospital
Interact with governmental authorities

Positions Available With Grace Missions

  • Church Planter

Requirements:
Unequivocally committed to doctrines of grace
In agreement with F.I.R.E.’s statement of faith (see www.firefellowship.org)
Experienced
Elder qualified
Seminary trained, or equivalent
Proficient in Portuguese to level of first year curriculum
Actively involved in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Serve as role model for existing church leaders in pastoral ministry, preaching
Disciple, train current church leaders
Participate as one of several teachers in pulpit ministry (may not monopolize the pulpit ministry because of the need to develop our national teachers)
Organize Bible classes, instruct church participants
Assist other congregations when invited to do so
Evangelize in city with view to establishing a downtown church
Help organize the FIEL conferences for church leaders
Teach FIEL pastors’ seminars
Help with literature distribution to pastors on FIEL’s book program

  • Bookshop Manager

Requirements:
Unequivocally committed to doctrines of grace
In general agreement with F.I.R.E.’s statement of faith (see www.firefellowship.org)
Well-read in Reformed-style literature
Equipped with good organizational skills
Computer skills, able to maintain Excel inventory spreadsheets, learn to use and maintain bar scanner program
Proficient in Portuguese to level of first year curriculum
Actively involved in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Handle finances for book shop
Maintain, determine stock
Oversee shop workers
Promote use of book room through advertising (radio, pole ads, mail)
Help with literature distribution to pastors on FIEL’s book program
Organize nation-wide mailing list
Seek donors to subsidize books
Arrange satellite book rooms
Organize book sales at annual FIEL conference
Help organize the FIEL conferences for church leaders
Teach FIEL pastors’ seminars
Help with literature distribution to pastors on FIEL’s book program

  • Administrative Assistant / Personal Secretary

Requirements:
Secretarial skills
Bookkeeping skills
Computer skills
Publishing and Power Point presentations
Web site maintenance
Quicken accounting
Excel spreadsheets
Organizational skills
Proficiency in Portuguese to level of first year curriculum
Active involvement in a home church willing to serve as both sending church and mission board

Job description:
Handle all contracts, payroll, other governmental regulations for hired staff
Handle all bureaucratic requirements related to government, donor organizations
Handle all paperwork for Grace Missions, Ltd.
Handle all bookkeeping for Grace Missions, Ltd.
Help with procurement of supplies for building projects
Assist with record keeping and legal matters for the bookshop
Assist with organizing the FIEL conferences and seminars

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