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The Fold Family Ministries

Lyndonville, Vermont, United States

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Christian Teacher - Church/Ministry - House Parent - Missions/Domestic - Other - Social Services
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The Fold Family Ministries
Job Description:

Residential Instructor Positions:

  • The Fold Family Ministries has immediate opportunities for you to use your passion for Christ to disciple teens.
  • We are currently hiring for this full-time, salaried position in beautiful Lyndonville, Vermont. 
  • Room and board included, as well as ongoing training and professional development.
  • Resident Instructors are pivotal members of our Residential Care Team, living and working in our Girls' Home, which serves 5 to 10 young women between the ages of 13 and 17.
  • As a Resident Instructor, you'll help to create a safe and healthy environment for our teens by establishing daily routines, planning recreational activities and day trips,
    sharing meals, leading Bible studies, and discipling the young women in your care.
  • You should have a four year degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, Youth Ministry or a similar field, and a desire to mentor and disciple struggling teens or a two year degree with experience working with youth.
  • You should be energetic, compassionate, fun-loving, empathetic, trustworthy and flexible.

Preferred Profile and Experience:


  • A calling to work with teens in conflict
  • A healthy balance of organization/planning gifts and spontaneity/flexibility
  • A servant’s heart and desire to nurture others
  • Experience in youth ministry, counseling, leadership and/or discipleship
  • Good communication skills, integrity, humility, and teach ability are necessary
  • Minimum 2 year commitment


Salary and Benefits:


  • We provide a salary. We also encourage our staff to raise prayer support and additional financial support. 
  • Four  eleven day breaks a year
  • Two consecutive days off a week
  • Vision Plan
  • Life Insurance Plan
  • An apartment is provided along with utilities and meals. 
  • Health Insurance is provided by Vermont Health Connect



Please Contact our Admissions Coordinator, Cindy Roy: app@TheFoldFamily.com    
or  Call: (802) 626-5620  if you are interested in a position.

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The Fold Family Ministries

The Fold Family Ministries provides affordable Christ-centered residential care for up to 25 troubled teens, ages 13-17. We offer a new beginning for both teens and their parents in crisis. Our motto is, "Changing Lives, Renewing Hope, Restoring Families; One Son and One Daughter at a Time." Over the years, hundreds of at-risk teens have turned their lives in a new direction, distraught parents have been encouraged and fractured families have been reconciled. Many parents have found The Fold to be the answer to their prayers. Through God's l More...