Internships

OTW Ohio offers three internships each year.

*The compensation for these internships is free room and board and a basic meal plan at an OTW property for the duration of your internship.
 
  • Spiritual Life Resident Intern (Women)
  • Spiritual Life Resident Intern (Men)
  • Resident Operations Intern

Commitment: 1 Year (August - July)

  • Weekly hour commitment between 20-40hrs per week
  • Some internships provide the opportunity to raise additional funds

Time Off: 

  • Holidays (same as staff)
  • Three weeks off over the course of the year

 

OTW will also offer partnering internships, more information can be found at the bottom of the page.

Gain valuable ministry experience through an internship at OTW.  Our desire is to provide young adults an opportunity to step up into leadership along with opportunities that will challenge them to grow spiritually and personally.  It will also give them a chance to test and see if a future working in ministry is for them.

Spiritual Life Resident Intern

Internship Overview: 
The resident intern focuses on enhancing the student experience while living in OTW housing, including promoting and encouraging biblical community, as well as being attentive to the safety and security of the students.
The position requires an individual who is flexible enough to assume a variety of roles as dictated by the changing needs of students. It is crucial that the individual be able to relate well to others and be committed to  leading with humility, compassion, grace and love while displaying a heart to serve. 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Ensure students follow OTW housing policies while maintaining a godly, respectful environment.
  • Implement overall framework for setting the culture of the house.
  • Schedule weekly house meetings and hang outs.
  • Schedule monthly one on one time with each student.
  • Attend weekly meetings with direct report.
  • Serve a facility role in getting the houses ready to open and closing them down at the end of the program year. 

Time Expectation: 

  • An average of 20 hours a week
  • Weekly meetings with direct report 

Resident Operations Intern

Internship Overview: 

The Resident Operations Intern focuses on the basic student housing needs.  This person would oversee all food and supply inventory and purchasing.   Additionally, they will coordinate and oversee the cleaning of each residence, making sure that each residence is equipped with cleaning supplies and performing weekly house checks.  

The position requires an individual who is organized, good at budgeting, and possess a higher standard of cleanliness.   They should also have good communication skills.  

Core Responsibilities:

  • Ensure students follow OTW housing policies while maintaining a godly, respectful environment.
  • Create and maintain a weekly supply list for each residence.
  • Create and maintain a weekly food list for each residence. 
  • Work with House Leaders to create a weekly meal plan.
  • Maintain levels of food and supply inventory. 
  • Create and maintain a standard for cleanliness in the residences.
  • Perform, at least, weekly house checks for cleanliness. 
  • Attend weekly meetings with direct report.
  • Serve a facility role in getting the houses ready to open and closing them down at the end of the program year. 

Time Expectation: 

  • An average of 20 hours a week
  • Weekly meetings with direct report 

Ready to apply?

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Additional Internships

We will be partnering with The Branch Church Ohio to offer a Pastoral Internship and a Creative Arts Internship. 

The compensations and commitment for these internships will be the same as the OTW internships. 

For more information and to apply contact the church office at