Common Application

Emmaus Road - Global Ministry Partners

Since Westmont's inception, the training and mobilization of students for the purpose of ministry & service "overseas" has been integral. Today, Emmaus Road carries on that rich heritage by providing opportunities for students to grow and develop into globally-minded men and women -- intellectually and experientially equipped for thoughtful Christ-like service both at home and abroad.

ER MISSION: Emmaus Road is dedicated to developing a Christ-centered heart for ministry and service at Westmont by raising awareness about global issues and mobilizing students in thoughtful response.

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Director [1] (Approximately 7-8 hrs/wk)

  • Provide student oversight for the program as a whole
  • Responsible for providing the vision and spiritual direction of ER 2014-15
  • Delegate tasks to and provide accountability for the rest of the student core team in all matters related to the ER program
  • Work with ER staff director to plan & coordinate orientation sessions for ER summer participants
  • Attend all weekly core team meetings and summer team orientation sessions
  • Attend all required fundraising efforts
  • Participate in recruiting, interviewing, selecting, and placement of ER participants.
  • Complete a year-end written evaluation of the Co-Director position and responsibilities.
  • Meet with the ER staff director on a regular basis for input, accountability and encouragement.
  • Pray that the program and partnerships will bring honor and glory to God around the globe!!
  • This position reports directly to the Assistant Director of Campus Life for Global Outreach & Community Engagement (ER staff director)

Business Manager [1] (Approximately 4-5 hrs/wk)

  • Responsible for the financial aspect of the student organization via account management and funding development.
  • Account Management: Propose the organizational budget for the year, maintain accurate financial reports, and submit check requests as needed.
  • Fund Development: Spearhead fundraising vision and strategize its implementation in collaboration with the ER staff director.
  • Meet with ER staff director to discuss financial budgeting, account management, and receipting of funds raised.
  • Attend all core team meetings, training, and fundraising events.
  • Participate in recruiting, interviewing, selecting, and placement of ER participants.
  • Actively plan and participate in summer team orientation and training - communicating all pertinent support raising information to ER summer teams.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the ER staff director.
  • Pray that the ministry and partnerships will bring honor and glory to God around the globe!
  • This position reports directly to the ER student director and ER staff director.

Programming Coordinator [1] (Approximately 4-5 hrs/wk)

  • This position serves a key function in helping the campus to think critically about global issues throughout the school year
  • Responsible for planning and facilitating events and activities, both on- and off-campus, that assist in educating the Westmont student body and ER summer participants about global issues and opportunities.
  • Assist, if needed, the Publicity Manager with communication of all things related to these programs to the broader campus community and/or ER participants.
  • Assist, if needed, the Publicity Manager in developing marketing strategies for and coordinate the implementation of any activities, either on or off campus, related to the ER program.
  • Meet monthly with the ER advisor to discuss upcoming programming strategies.
  • Attend all core team meetings, training, and fundraising events.
  • Participate in recruiting, interviewing, selecting, and placement of ER participants.
  • Actively plan and participate in ER summer team orientation and training.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the ER Director.
  • Pray that the ministry and partnerships will bring honor and glory to God around the globe!
  • This position reports directly to the ER student director and ER staff director.

Publicity Coordinator [1] (Approximately 4-5 hrs/wk)

  • This position is directly responsible for communicating all things related to the ER program
  • Develop marketing strategies for and coordinate implementation of any activities, either on or off campus, related to the ER program
  • Assist, if needed, the ER Programming Coordinator in the planning and facilitation of events and activities, both on and off campus, that educate the Westmont student body and ER participants about global issues and opportunities.
  • Meet monthly with the ER advisor to discuss upcoming programming strategies.
  • Attend all core team meetings, training, and fundraising events.
  • Participate in recruiting, interviewing, selecting, and placement of ER participants.
  • Actively plan and participate in ER summer team orientation and training.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the ER Director.
  • Pray that the ministry and partnerships will bring honor and glory to God around the globe!
  • This position reports directly to the ER student director and ER staff director.

Travel Coordinator (Approximately 4-5 hrs/wk)

  • This position is directly responsible for all summer travel logistics in collaboration with and under the direction of the ER staff director.
  • Actively facilitate passport and visa procurement.
  • Arrange all international and domestic travel (when applicable) for and with each participant.
  • Work with the Health Center to ensure access to and administration of country-specific immunizations.
  • Compile and distribute a travel checklist and information packet for each participant.
  • Compile and maintain a comprehensive travel binder and its equivalent e-file for administrative use while summer teams are abroad.
  • Meet monthly with the ER advisor to discuss upcoming programming strategies.
  • Attend all core team meetings, training, and fundraising events.
  • Participate in recruiting, interviewing, selecting, and placement of ER participants.
  • Actively plan and participate in ER summer team orientation and training.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the ER Director.
  • Pray that the ministry and partnerships will bring honor and glory to God around the globe!
  • This position reports directly to the ER student director and ER staff director.