Application

Thank you for your interest in Stepping Stones. Below you will find the links and forms you will need to apply to any Stepping Stones program. Please make sure that you have read the application kit for the program you are interested in before applying. The application kit will give you an outline of the application process, including all information that must to sent. Reference forms need to be completed and sent, by the referee, before an application can be fully processed.

Summer Program

Before you Apply, please read the following

Application Process

  1. Add steppingstones@mbc.on.ca to your email safe list/approved senders list. You will receive email confirmations and communication from this address.
  2. As part of the application process, we may ask to review your social media accounts.  This could be a determining factor in your eligibility for a position at MBC.  If you are hired, then your social media profiles will be considered a reflection of your employment at MBC. Please keep this in mind when you consider what to post. You will be expected to make your social media profiles available to the Stepping Stones Director (or designate) for the duration of your employment with MBC.
  3. Follow the link to LINK our  Stepping Stones Page http://www.facebook.com/mbcdiscipleship/
  4. Follow the link to LIKE www.facebook.com/MuskokaBibleCentre.
  5. Please read: Application Kit
  6. Please read: Stepping Stones Handbook
  7. Please read: Statement of Faith
  8. Please read: Code of Conduct
  9. Apply online: Apply Now

Applications received prior to March 1st will be given first consideration.

Things you need to Know for Spring & Summer

Interview Dates & Locations
With the high volume of applications that we receive, we will only be contacting qualified and/or experienced applicants for positions. Applicants selected to receive an interview (both new applicants and returning staff) will be contacted by email on or before February 1, 2017.

Interviews may be conducted in person, or by Skype, Facetime or by phone.

All hired applicants will be notified by email on or before April 1, 2017.

Arrival & Departure Dates
Spring Crew (CORE) - May 7 - September 3, 2017
Summer (Frontline, STAND) - June 25 - September 3, 2017
Summer (SIT) - June 25 - August 19, 2017

Stepping Stones Orientation Weekend (Friday, May 19 - Monday, May 22, 2017)
The Stepping Stones Orientation Weekend is a critical team building and pre-summer bonding time. This weekend is a mandatory for all summer students, so please mark these dates now on your calendar. It's a great time to get to know each other and build the spirit for the summer. There will also be some important sessions and times to meet in departments, on this CAN'T MISS WEEKEND!

Summer Student Uniforms
The uniform will be a t-shirt or golf shirt with tan or black pants/shorts. MBC will provide the shirts, students must provide their own tan/black pants/shorts. 2 pairs of pants and shorts are recommended. Department specific footwear will be required -i.e.- CSA Approved Safety Shoes for Maintenance, non-slip closed toed footwear for food service.

Police Checks
All summer students are required to present a current Criminal Record check from their local police department dated 2016 or 2015 (valid for 2 years from date of issue). MBC subscribes to BACKCHECK, and students over the age of 18 may choose to obtain their police check upon arrival at MBC.

Accommodations
An integral part of onsite living is the community that is formed while living together in Founders Hall or Treetops (MBC's student dormitories). All students are required to live in one of these places for the summer.

Males and females live on separate floors.

Spiritual Growth & Development
MBC should be a place where you grow in your knowledge and experience of God, and in serving and living with others. It is important to nurture your personal spiritual development. Here are some of the Spiritual growth activities that you will be involved in.

  • Staff Chapel
  • Small Group Bible Study
  • Dorm Devos
  • Mentoring
  • MBC Community Chapel

INTERNship

2017-2018 Dates: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - Sunday, April 29, 2018.

Before you Apply, please read the following

Application Process

  1. Add steppingstones@mbc.on.ca and peter.frieswick@mbc.on.ca to your email safe list / approved senders list. Primary contact about the internship will be done through these email addresses.
  2. Follow the link to LIKE Muskoka Bible Centre - http://www.facebook.com/MuskokaBibleCentre
  3. Please read: Internship Description
  4. Please read: Statement of Faith
  5. Please read: Code of Conduct
  6. Apply online: Apply Now!

Important Dates

May 1, 2017 - INTERN application online

July 1, 2017 - Applicants selected to receive an interview (both new applicants and returning staff) will be contacted by email on or before this date.

August 1, 2017 - All applicants will be notified of acceptance by email on or before this date.

September 6, 2017 - INTERNship starts.

April 29, 2018 - INTERNSHIP ends.

INTERNship

Stay tuned for updates!