FEATURED JOB OPENING: Primary and Respite Houseparent Couple - Waleska, GA

FEATURED JOB OPENING: Primary and Respite Houseparent Couple - Waleska, GA

Posted: 6/16/2019 - 9:03 pm

We are seeking mission-minded, married couples as Primary and Respite House Parents.

Work with a team of people who are charged with the emotional, educational, physical and spiritual nurturing of boys ranging in age from 11-17. We are a faith-based, beautiful 160 - acre wooded ranch in Waleska, GA with 6 homes, housing up to 48 young men.

We are a group home representing a quality environment for youth in foster care with a focus on spiritual growth, recreation, education and independent living skills development. Founded in 2000, the ranch has served over 225 youth.

We require a minimum of a high school diploma or GED. A Bachelors degree is preferred. Experience working with adolescents and/or being in christian ministry is a plus. Must be able to drive a 12 passenger van. We are a no smoking and drug free campus. 

The Primary House Parent Couple lives in the home with the boys for three weeks. They have down time or respite the fourth week in a separate home provided by the ranch. Some of the benefits of the positions are listed below:

Competitive salary

Housing; utilities; food allowance

Family Health Insurance

Primary couples have one week respite each month at a beautiful home in the area; Respite couples work 2 weeks on/2 weeks off.

The opportunity to work alongside a team to honor God and serve boys

Each home chooses a local christian church to attend

It is our goal to provide peace and purpose in a home that feels like a family and not an institution. We accept youth who are able to attend public school and who are able to operate within a therapeutic, family-style environment. These youth are provided with the opportunity to earn normal, age appropriate privileges leading to normalcy for youth and better long-term outcomes.

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