Ascend Volunteer

Volunteer with the Ascend program by helping people overcome pornography through facilitating a small group and/or becoming an accountability partner.

Facilitator

Facilitators for Ascend Groups are responsible for facilitating weekly calls of 60 – 90 minutes with 3 to 5 participants who are working on their sexual integrity. The commitment is one Quarter or 12 weeks, after which we ask that you sign up again for the following Quarter.

Responsibilities

  • Guide the group call once a week
  • Find a replacement (either a group member or another facilitator) to lead the call if you will be absent.
  • Share with the staff  about their group members

Skills Needed

  • Facilitating
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Conflict resolution

Qualities Needed

  • Ownership
  • Passionate
  • Authentic & Transparent 
  • Compassionate
  • Collaborative

Expectations

  • 10 hours per month
  • Write check-in forms every week
  • Participate in the Ascend Volunteers Event every month

Accountability Partner

Accountability partners (AP) are responsible for keeping a participant accountable to their goals and action steps in a one-to-one relationship. The commitment is 3 months, after which we ask the the AP and the participant to renew their commitment. 

Responsibilities

  • Check-in with their accountability partner every day or week (depending on the agreement made)
  • Participate in the accountability support call

Skills Needed

  • Communication
  • Mentoring

Qualities Needed

  • Ownership
  • Authentic & Transparent 
  • Compassionate

Expectations

  • 4 hours per month

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