Summer Internship 2018


Application Deadline: April 30th, 2018
Internship: May 13 - July 29, 2018

We are so glad you’re considering a Summer Internship at Westside! We are extremely passionate about equipping the next generation of leaders to serve the local church. This internship is intended to help you discern calling and gifting. As well as aid in the formation of the character and competency required for a strong ministerial foundation.

Interns will form relationships with others in the program and also with the Pastors/Ministry Directors and Deacons you will serve alongside.

At our core, we want to help train, equip and mobilize you to be who God is calling you to be. Interns will experience a blend of practical training as well as classroom style instruction. Westside internships are ministry specific, allowing you to spend time in the area of ministry that you feel called to pursue.

Here are the Summer 2018 Internship opportunities:

  • Admin
  • Kids / Youth
  • Graphic Design (Portfolio required)
  • Communications/Social Media (Samples of work required)
  • Worship (Audition required)
  • Tech (Audition required)

Who Should Apply?

Westside Internships require a high level of investment and are designed for both men and women who are exploring calls to local church ministry. If you have some previous leadership experience and a desire to be intentionally challenged in a gospel-saturated environment, we'd love for you to apply.

Mission of Internships

Training, Equipping and Mobilizing future leaders.

  • Training in theological matters relating to local church ministry.
  • Equipping to contend for and share the gospel in our culture through the local church.
  • Mobilizing to serve the local church in various capacities.

General Information:

  • Our summer internships kick off May 13 and end on July 29
  • While some internships have a high cost to the interns for the time and training provided, our summer internship is completely FREE

Application Process

  • Get a recommendation from your Community Group Leader*
  • 3 other references
  • Questionnaire & Interview Process
  • Criminal Record Check

It is understood that there may be extenuating circumstances keeping you from attending a CG. We certainly want to side on grace if that’s the case, we would just like to talk to you beforehand.

*Deadline to apply: April 30

Summer Internship Schedule for Specific Ministries:

M-F 9am-12pm
Sundays 8:30am-12:45pm

Kids / Youth
M-Th 9am-3pm
Sunday 7am-12:45pm
*Children’s Ministry Camps are on July 9-13 and 16-20.  During these weeks, more hours will be added to facilitate these events.
*June 25-July 2 helping with a Youth Conference every day (8:30am-6pm)

W 9-12pm
Th 5pm-10pm
Sunday 6am-1pm
*Auditions will be required for all interns

Tech Ministry:
Sunday 6am-3:30pm
25 hours throughout the week
*Techs will have a fluid schedule as we have many rentals and Tech Interns will be needed to come alongside of our Tech Staff to assist with conferences, day camps, rentals, etc.  
*Tech Interns must have some experience

Graphic Design:
T-Th 9am-3pm
Some Sundays (TBD)
*Design portfolio required
*Strong typography skills required, as well as a strong grasp of Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign.

Communications/Social Media:
T-Th 9am-3pm
Some Sundays (TBD)
*Samples of work required
*Can demonstrate strong writing and grammar skills. Knowing how to write a communications/media plan is an asset. Familiarity with various social media platforms.