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Wolf Creek Academy

House Parents

Wolf Creek Academy
Mars Hill, North Carolina, United States

Date Posted: 12/13/2015
Categories: House Parent
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

   We are a faith-based therapuetic boarding school located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of western North Carolina.

   We are currently seeking a mission - minded husband and wife team for both our girls and boys live-in House Parenting position.

Appplicants must be twenty-five (25) years of age or older, with a minimum education level of a high school diploma/GED, preferably with associate/bachelors degree. Applicants should be professional in appearance, team oriented and level headed in order to provide a safe, stable and healing enviorment for students.

   The House Parenting position is a key part of our therapuetic care in promoting a students positive spiritual, social, educational, emotional and physical development. This husband and wife team should have the willingness, patience and enthusiasm to work with children from the ages of 14-17. The House Parents play an intrical role with the counseling and educational staff to insure all students receive the attention and treatment they deserve on a daily basis. 

   The ideal couple is calm, nurturing, open-minded, nonjudgemental, highly organized and capable of utilizing a Christ-like approach to provide wisdom, boundries and structure. The position does require meal preperation, laundry, some cleaning as well as the ability to say "no". In addition a love for physical activity, the outdoors and a youthful exuberance are must have attributes for this couple. If you feel you meet these qualifications please attach the appropriate resumes and cover letters stating your interest in joining our team.