Internships

Basic Information:

  • Internship Commitment:
    • Full Summer: May 11th through July 15th
    • Surge Intern ONLY: June 15th through July 6th
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Internship Requirements:
    • Interns must be at least one year removed from High School
    • Interns must have completed either The Experience or Surge

Internship Overview:

As a summer intern with Forge, you’ll be invited into continued discipleship and development as a laborer in God’s Kingdom while learning the practical skills required to work in ministry. Our desire is to provide opportunities for you to grow deeper in your relationship with Jesus, equip you to intentionally love, serve and invest in the lives of people around you, all while putting your hands to the tangible and required tasks for implementing our summer equipping programs at Forge.

Interns will have key roles in coordinating critical details for Forge equipping programs such as operations, social media, audio/visual, hospitality, administration and much more. Preferred candidates for our intern program should posses the following qualities:

  • Service
  • Humility
  • Teachable Spirit
  • Complete dependence on God
  • Teamwork
  • General Problem Solving Skills
  • Financial Stewardship
  • Love of all people

What you can expect from your internship at Forge:

  • Training and ownership responsibility for implementing various roles of Forge Equipping Programs and ministry operations
  • The experience of learning how to co-laborer with other Christ followers
  • The opportunity to engage relationships with current Forge students
  • Continued spiritual formation through classes and investment from Forge speakers and staff members
  • Applications must be submitted by October 15th
  • Three references (general, spiritual, leadership) must be submitted by November 1st
  • Interviews will be scheduled starting November 15th
  • Final decisions will be made no later than December 1st

For questions, please contact the Forge Summer Intern team via email at [email protected].

Position

Brief Description

Skills & Experience Needed

Program Operations Intern

– Plan, coordinate, execute day-to-day program operations for all equipping programs
– Event planning experience
– Administrative skills
– Leadership experience
– Multi-tasking skills
– Communication skills (written and verbal)

Communications Interns

– Journalist
– Social Media
– Writer

– Update social media regularly
– Write blog posts
– Conduct student interviews
– Create and send program update emails
– Written communication skills
– Website experience
– Mass email communication experience

Media Interns

– Photographer
– Editor
– Videographer

– Video classes
– Manage A/V for classes and Deep Camp
– Manage and set up/tear down technology equipment
– A/V experience
– Videography skills
– Editing and Production experience
– Photography

Kitchen & Meal Prep Intern

– Assist in planning and serving meals for student teams daily
– Basic kitchen/cooking skills
– Catering experience

Facilities & Hospitality Intern

– Maintain building & grounds presentation
– Coordinate special events
– Event planning experience
– Maintenance experience

Surge Interns

– Coach for 1-3 Surge students
– Chaperone
– Small group leader
– Helping to facilitate intense outdoor initiatives
– High school ministry experience
– Small group leader experience