BIG YEAR OUT
LEADING GAP YEAR & INTERNSHIP IN CHRISTIAN YOUTH MINISTRY
What is 'BIG YEAR OUT'?
Based in the North East of England, our BIG YEAR OUT offers the opportunity to take a high quality gap year in Christian youth ministry while gaining a recognised qualification in 'Engaging with Applied Theology'. BIG YEAR OUT offers the opportunity to take a high quality gap year in Christian youth ministry
The gap year includes teaching and training in leadership, personal mentoring and discipleship, active involvement in ministry and evangelism, access to the national Youth for Christ conference and much, much more.
Spending a year out with North East Youth for Christ is a gap year internship experience you will never forget.
What's so big about 'BIG YEAR OUT'?
The BIG YEAR OUT gives you the opportunity to massively grow in the gifting and calling on your life. You'll be actively plugged into the areas of ministry you are keen to explore and gain hands on experience in our key ministry areas.
Whether you want to explore worship leading, digital and creative skills, begin preaching and evangelism, work hands on in a Church partnership or in a local school or are keen to use your sporting abilities to engage with young people the BIG YEAR OUT has everything you need to do all this and more.
Through our gap year we hope that you grow and develop in a big way, that your life will be transformed as you reach the young people across our region.
PREACHING & EVANGELISM
WORSHIP & MUSIC
Working with local schools through R.E & P.S.H.E lessons, assemblies, Groups and mentoring to engage with students
Developing your skills in public speaking and communication while developing your ability to unpack the Gospel.
Sport is an amazing tool to engage with young people and you would get to work with our team of professional coaches
While digging deeper into understanding worship you will gain practical experience and develop your musical gifting
MENTORING & DISCIPLESHIP
Using creative skills to reach young people, with industry standard programmes to develop your design skills
Through close links with local Churches, you will get to work with both young people of faith & totally unchurched young people
Working with out experienced team to host and run youth outreach events for both large and small groups
Spend your time growing in your own leadership while investing in the lives of the young people you will be dealing with