Diocese of Virginia Job Description

The Diocese of Virginia's Office of Mission and Outreach works to coordinate, facilitate and strategically plan various aspects of mission and outreach ministries engaged in by diocesan parishes.  Churches throughout the Diocese are involved in a variety of mission trips, both domestic and international, and others are seeking to begin and expand their mission efforts.

The intern for the Diocese of Virginia will be mainly working in the Office of Mission and Outreach gathering and sharing information with the greater community, parishes and parishioners.

Responsibilities include:

  • Updating the Mission and Outreach website
  • Tracking mission trips and keeping the "Mission Trip Info Database" current
  • E-Communique: working with the Diocesan Communications Officer to post information about upcoming grant cycles and exciting things happening in the Office of Mission and Outreach (E-Communique is a weekly blast post from the Diocese to clergy and parishioners)
  • Posting on the Mission and Outreach Facebook page
  • Tracking yearly Mustard Seed Grant requests from churches and organizations of the Diocese
  • Research: this can include anything from social justice to what kinds of great gifts to take on mission trips

Skills:  Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and Powerpoint