ACJU (Agentes de Cambio Juvenil) Youth Sports Facilitator in Mexico (Ref. L1312046)

Job Summary

The job of the ACJU Sports Facilitator is to grow and deepen the impact of ACJU Deportivo – a sports initiative – on youth by developing the project in such a way that it becomes a sustainable and reproducible model for helping at-risk youth in urban slums overcome life challenges and pursue more wholesome goals in life. The principal responsibilities of the facilitator will be:

  • Grow the ACJU Deportivo Project both in its quantitative and qualitative aspects
  • Identify, train, mentor and supervise local youth leaders in their personal and spiritual growth, by integrating some of them into Comunidades de Shalom’s church planting efforts and Fortaleza’s community organizing strategy
  • Ensure that the project makes a real impact in youth, as seen in improvements in technical and life skills and leadership development of youth
  • Grow and deepen relationships with local schools and other sports leagues as well as with the families of participating youth e) help develop and systematize the project in such a way that it can be reproduced in other areas and by other organizations.


Primary Focus Areas

  • Manage Implementation and Growth of ACJU Deportivo
  • Train and Mentor Youth
  • Create Synergies
Organisation SMG Schweizerische Missions-Gemeinschaft
Typ Job
Dauer Langzeitjob
Zeitraum Datum nach Absprache
Region(en) Mittelamerika
Land/Länder Mexiko
Berufsfeld Jugendarbeit/ Kinderbetreuung
Sprachkenntnisse Fluency in both Spanish and English
Anforderungen key competencies as outlined in the general applicant profile attached
Mindestalter 25
Kosten CHF nach Absprache / monatlich
Finanzierung Selbstfinanzierung, persönlicher Freundeskreis
Kontakt Alexandra Ziegler
+41 (0) 52 235 32 52