Houseparent Couple

Heritage Ranch is seeking a mission minded couple with no more than 2 dependent children to function as parents to 6 middle and high school boys residing at Heritage Ranch Christian Children's Home. Houseparents assist the Counselor in the running the therapeutic program in the homes they live in and manage the day-to-day operations of the boy's home. Houseparents are responsible for maintaining communication with parents/guardians, schools, doctors, etc. Houseparents work with the Counselor to create a therapeutic environment which will promote healing and nurturing for each child on campus. They also provide behavior modification, directed by the Counselor, tutor, plan activities and events, advise and teach the youth to work through daily problems that may arise, and identify spiritual needs. 

The houseparents are provided with a two-bedroom/one bathroom, private living quarters within the boys home. The houseparents will receive every other weekend and weekday off-time off as well as 7 weeks of paid holiday and vacation time. This is a full-time position that includes a salary, housing, food, utilities, and paid time off. 

The qualified couple will need to be at least 21 years of age or older, have a high school diploma/GED; college degree preferred. Two years post high school job experience required; previous work in child care agency is preferred. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and your salary requirements to Fairly@hrbr.org