Direct Care - Residential
at Arrow Child & Family Ministries

Date Posted: 5/16/2019

Job Description

Residential Counselor

Are you seeking a career where you can live out your passion and make an IMPACT in the lives of our youth in care? Join our Mission in Helping Kids & Strengthening Families!

Are you a natural born leader Empowered to take action and lead others?

Do you have the Passion to motivate others toward making a commitment to positive change?

Are you Accountable to get things done during busy times?

Do you have Courage to take a stand for our Youth who seek direction and positive role models?

Do you work in such a way that ensures trust and removes barriers to ensure our Youth are cared for?

If you said \'YES\' then you are the person for us!

As a Residential Counselor at our Residential Treatment Center, you'll be part of a team that offers treatment services to children in a residential setting. Your passion for helping kids will be evident as you provide direct supervision, accompany them to on and off campus activities, and play a vital role in their assessment and treatment. Your interaction and relationship with the kids will be key to helping each boy and girl begin to heal from their trauma and prepare for their next step.

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive Pay (annual starting pay between $30,000-$35,000 based on education and experience)
  • Shift differentials
  • Promotion and pay rate increase possible after 6 months
  • Multiple days off each week
  • Generous Paid Time Off – up to 16 days per year
  • Competitive Healthcare Benefits for Full-time eligible employees
  • Making a difference in the lives of our future, one step at a time

Education, Licensure and/or Experience

High School diploma or GED and at least one (1) year experience working with children and families preferably in the child welfare industry. Bachelor's degree preferred

Other Requirements

  • Valid driver's license
  • Proof of current Auto Registration, Inspection and Insurance
  • Driving Record (three years) from the state in which the driver's license is valid
  • Must submit to and pass a pre-employment drug test.
  • Must submit to and pass random drug tests during employment.
  • Must successfully pass all background screens as required by the state.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.

Please see attached job description for additional information

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Amarillo, TX
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 5/16/2019

About Us

Arrow Child & Family Ministries is a Christian provider of child welfare and education services for abused and neglected children and families in crisis. Through the engagement of both government and the local church, Arrow provides an array of services including foster care, adoption, residential care and treatment, child sex trafficking rehabilitation, and specialized education. All programs and services advance the well-being of children, families and communities while promoting responsibility and a commitment to strengthen family life.

Arrow Child & Family Ministries seeks a workforce of talented and committed professionals who wish to combine their passion to serve with our mission of helping kids and strengthening families. If you have a heart for service and want to be part of a growing organization dedicated to helping kids and strengthening families, consider joining the Arrow family. We’ll help you fulfill your goals while you help us fulfill our mission.

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