Employment and Internship Opportunities

Join our outstanding team of child care professionals in a licensed, progressive program built upon biblical values with natural and logical consequences. If you are a married couple or qualified single, live according to high moral standards, love children/youth and can lead by example, this may be the ministry for you. Must be willing to relocate to Hot Springs, Arkansas.

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HOUSEPARENTS/RELIEF HOUSEPARENTS

Applicants for the position of Houseparents/Relief Houseparents for AG COMPACT Family Services, Hillcrest campus need to be a mature, compassionate husband and wife team with a heart for ministry and/or credentialed ministers. They provide supervision, structure and assistance in meeting abused/neglected children’s physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs while teaching them life skills. It is a wonderful opportunity to invest in the lives of children and youth. Serve foster children and youth in a group home on a beautiful, 55+ acre campus.

Position Requirements

  1. Need to be mature and compassionate couples/individuals who have a heart for ministry.
  2. Provide direct supervision and care of children to meet their physical, spiritual, emotional, educational, and social needs.
  3. Work closely with a treatment team to establish and help fulfill treatment goals.
  4. Work with children and youth facing a variety of challenges to include: teen pregnancy, treatment needs, transition into adulthood, and special needs.
  5. Must be at least 21 years old and have at least a high school diploma or its equivalent, with prior childcare experience preferred.
  6. Have a valid driver’s license and good driving record.

SafeCare Enrollment Coordinator – Area 4

SafeCare is a home-visiting program designed to equip and empower vulnerable families to better care for their children under 6 years old.  Applicants for the position of SafeCare Coordinator need to have a heart for vulnerable children and families in in Sevier, Little River, Hempstead, Miller, Lafayette, Columbia, Union, Ouachita, and Nevada Counties.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Oversee a team of providers who deliver SafeCare programming to referred families in Sevier, Little River, Hempstead, Miller, Lafayette, Columbia, Union, Ouachita, and Nevada Counties.
  • A successful applicant for this position will need to reside in the service area.
  • Ensure quality and adherence to the fidelity of the SafeCare model among agency providers.
  • Maintain a steady flow of referrals from Arkansas Department of Children’s and Family Services into the SafeCare program by communicating regularly with county offices.
  • Conducting an intake for all families referred to the SafeCare program.
  • Participate actively in all training programs.
  • Report a child maltreatment and /or suspected child maltreatment
  • May participate in family centered meetings and/or court hearings on an as needed or requested basis.

Applicants must have bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university.  Field of Study must include Social work, Education, Sociology, Psychology, Human Services, Counseling, or related field in Human Services along with 2 years’ experience in Home Visiting, Child Development and/or Parenting. Master’s degree in one or more of these areas is preferred.

Candidate is also required to have a Class D Arkansas Driver’s License with good driving record.


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Contact thughes@COMPACT.family for further information

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of age, sex, color, race, national origin, or disability, as required by law.