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His House Children's Home

Adolescent BOY'S Cottage House Parent

His House Children's Home
Miami, Florida, United States


Date Posted: 07/09/2009
Categories: Social Services
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
His House Children’s Home located in Miami Gardens, Florida is a faith based non-profit organization dedicated to restoring the joy in the lives of children and families. The agency provides residential care for abused, neglected and drug exposed children in a campus home-like setting. Our goal is to restore the emotional and physical well being of children through an array of services in a loving and nurturing environment.

His House Children's Home is committed to breaking the cycle of abuse while meeting the emotional, medical, educational and social needs of the whole child. His House Children’s Home addresses these needs so children excel to the best of their abilities and receive all social and health opportunities that are available to every child.

The organization provides services ranging from residential services, case-management, an in-house counseling center, The His House Academy, after-school tutoring, weekly athletic, art and dance programs, in addition to foster and adoption placement. All programs are specifically designed and targeted to meet the needs of the whole child.

Its model is unlike your typical shelter. The home is staffed with house parents and supporting caregivers. Each house provides a home for ten to twelve children. It is the goal of His House to give each cottage a family-feel and make the home as cozy and home-like, as possible. We are coloring away the darkness in little hearts all over South Florida.

Seeking Boys Adolescent Cottage Houseparent!

Seeking dedicated, mission-driven individuals with a heart for serving young men in crisis. Must have strong parenting skills and the call to make a difference in the life of a young man.

Responsible for nurturing and caring for young men in a family setting. Houseparent will supervise employees, manage household duties including, but not limited to, finance, assessing children's needs, following up with school progress, food and organization of the house.

Bi-lingual REQUIRED, English/Spanish. Minimum of one (1) year experience in a House Parent setting or related field. Minimum education High School/GED - Bachelors degree preferred.

Salary plus room and board. Benefits available include: health, dental, vision, life, AD&D, LTD, AFLAC insurance, vacation time, and personal days.

Please email resume to Maria Hurtado at mhurtado@hhch.org or fax to 305-430-7135.