Job Description

Grand Canyon University is currently seeking a Local Outreach Coordinator. This position is responsible for coordination of the recruitment, training, and development of Local Campus Student Ministry Leaders as well as Campus Outreach efforts.


  • Support and carry out the vision and mission of Local Outreach, as well as the greater Department of Spiritual Life initiatives.

  • Report to the Local Outreach Manager, and execute given responsibilities at the discretion of their manager, such as service projects, marketing strategies, speaking engagements, etc.

  • Participate in the interview and selection process to select student leaders for the Local Outreach ministry.

  • Assist Local Outreach Manager in the training and mobilization of student leaders during August training and throughout the school year.

  • Maintain reports pertaining to the Local Outreach program, such as chapel attendance, GPA requirements, and other reports involving Local Outreach student leaders.

  • Meet directly with Local Outreach student leaders and provides guidance and mentorship to their specific Local ministry.

  • Coordinates bi-weekly stand-alone ministry events partnering with sports teams, campus clubs, Residence Life, the College of Theology, the Worship Team, City Serve, and Life Groups.

  • Develops and executes initiatives to mobilize campus body to assimilate into Local Outreach ministry opportunities.

  • Develop and maintain Local Outreach partnerships including local churches, non-profits, and other city- wide initiatives.


  • Bachelor’s Degree, ministry-related degree program preferred.

  • 1-3  years ministry experience, preferably with college students or within a higher-education institution.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • Ability to communicate with various levels of personnel.

  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.


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