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Rawhide Boys Ranch

Resident Instructor

Rawhide Boys Ranch
New London, Wisconsin, United States

Date Posted: 02/27/2009
Categories: Sports and Recreation
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Rawhide is a faith-based residential treatment center that has been in the business of helping at-risk youth for over 40 years. During these 40 years, the role of the Resident Instructor has been an integral part in ministering to the youth that we serve. Rawhide works with both court ordered and voluntary placement youth.

At Rawhide, these youth have been challenged to build moral character through spiritual and physical growth. As a Resident Instructor, you will have the unique opportunity to build relationships and mentor the youth to help support this development by:

providing a social and moral example to Rawhide youth while demonstrating Christian Biblical values
assisting and supporting the houseparents with the supervision of the living unit by supervising the household activities and administering discipline within the existing guidelines
encouraging the physical and social development of Rawhide youth by initiating and participating in recreational activities such as ball games, family trips, and community service projects

The RI position is a popular position for mission-minded people that have a strong interest in a youth ministry or social work/counseling field. This position provides thorough training in relevant areas to working with hurting teenage youth and provides you with excellent experience. It is a live-in position with housing provided free of charge.

If you have been looking for a challenging and rewarding ministry opportunity and consider Americas youth your mission field, consider contacting Rawhide Boys Ranch to find out more information (

Applicants must display high moral character and personal integrity. The ability to model to young men a transparent life, submission to authority, and a servants heart in this ministry is essential.

Due to the live-in requirements of the job, qualified candidates need to be single.

Rawhide is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an affirmative action plan.

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