Stateside Mentor Lead

Job Title

Stateside Mentor Team Lead


International Team

Reports to

International Director

Job Description Overview

As the Stateside Mentor Team Lead, your job is to oversee the team of mentors that will run the pre-field and grad goaching portions of our program, as well as the applicant process and alumni care. You will supervise and train these managers on the stateside mentor team in effective mentoring and coaching skills as related to mobilizing young adults to overseas missions. You will be responsible for evaluating, developing, and coaching these managers and mentors to help them become as effective as possible. You will also be responsible for the overall effectiveness of the Pre-field and Grad Coaching portions of the program.



Critical Qualities

  • Mature Christian faith and agreement with Cafe 1040’s statement of faith

  • A passionate follower of Jesus Christ with a proven devotion to the habits necessary to maintain a daily relationship with him

  • Reflect personal and public integrity in line with Biblical principles

  • Possess a longing for the fulfillment of the Great Commission

  • Value for developing others and seeing them as individuals

  • Natural lean towards coaching and mentoring

  • Patient and understanding for the unique characteristics of the emerging generation


Skills and Experience:

• Proven ability to lead and motivate others

• Exceptional ability to cast vision and lead a team towards that vision

• Ability to train, develop, and evaluate a team

• Strong mentoring, coaching, and leadership skills that can be used to help others become effective mentors, coaches, and leaders within the missions industry

• Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

• Highly organized with strong attention to detail

• Possesses high standards of excellence

• Significance experience in one-on-one and team mentoring environments for young adults

• Experience with cross-cultural ministry and “culture shock” preferred

• Proven ability to maturely communicate Biblical truth in small groups and individual mentoring

• Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment

• Patient and adaptable disposition to changing circumstances

• English speaking

This is a support-based position. Nothing in this job description restricts Cafe 1040’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. Responsibilities occasionally may require an adjusted work schedule, and evening/weekend hours in order to meet deadlines.