Employment

We are looking for qualified people to help us meet the needs of our growing family. Each job is essential in the raising of our children. As you read our job descriptions, consider whether you might fit into this mission-driven place of high energy, high expectations and daily rewards.

Skilled Maintenance

The Skilled Maintenance position is a forty hours per week Monday through Sunday, non-exempt position that reports to the Director of Operations. 

The Skilled Maintenance position is responsible for the timely completion of maintenance requests as well as the general upkeep of Boys and Girls Country facilities.

College and Career Mentor

College and Career Mentors provide assistance and direction, continued mentoring and oversight as these young adults engage in campus, community and spiritual life, college studies, specialized training, continuing education, entry level employment, and other means of preparing for their future.

Houseparents

Houseparents are the backbone of Boys and Girls Country, building vital relationships with our children and raising them as their own.  Being a Houseparent at Boys and Girls Country is a calling—it requires full-time attention, with Houseparents living onsite and working a 14 day on/7 day off rotation.  Houseparents commit their time to the welfare, health, education, and spiritual development of our children.  Houseparents also work in conjunction with the rest of the Boys and Girls Country staff – and report directly to the Program Manager assigned to their cottage.  Houseparents may be a married couple, or a single person with non-dependent children. 

Applicants must have experience working with children including volunteering, Sunday school and/or church ministry. Houseparents receive comprehensive training for 2 to 3 weeks, to include the Teaching Family Model, TBRI, Crisis Intervention/SAMA, First Aid/CPR, and Medication Administration.