Employment and Internship Opportunities

COMPACT Family Services is looking for compassionate adults/couples who have a heart for ministry to children and youth (ages 5-18) who are also interested in full-time employment. From time-to-time positions open on campus in the following areas: Houseparents, Case Managers and other fulfilling ministry opportunities.


FAMILY CONSULTANT (FOSTER CARE) HOT SPRINGS

The Family Consultant is Compact’s unique approach to foster care case management. Family Consultants serve COMPACT foster families in a supportive and collaborative role. They coordinate therapeutic, medical, and educational services as well as serve as a hub of communication between foster families and DCFS, court, and other outside entities. Family Consultants make regular in-home visits for foster families, offering support and encouragement as well as assistance with training implementation and case planning. The Family Consultant will also be responsible for providing solutions to challenges that foster families face.

This is a full-time salaried position with varying work hours will be based in Hot Springs, AR at the Hillcrest Campus. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a Human Services field or a Bachelor’s Degree and two years’ work experience in a human services field. A valid driver’s license and good driving record are also required. Previous casework experience is helpful, and applicant must have knowledge of Microsoft Office software programs.

This job posting will close on November 19, 2019.


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.

  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.

EVENING SHIFT RELIEF HOUSEPARENT

Applicants for the position of Evening Shift Relief Houseparent for COMPACT Family Services are responsible for providing late afternoon and evening support to Houseparents/Relief Houseparents who are providing a safe, nurturing environment for children who have experienced abuse, abandonment, and/or neglect.

The Evening Shift Relief Houseparent:

  1. Needs to be a mature and compassionate individual who has a heart for ministry.
  2. Supports the direct care staff as they provide direct supervision and care of children in order to meet their physical, spiritual, emotional, and social needs.
  3. Rotates throughout the campus during early evening hours to provide support as needed and monitors campus cameras during late evening hours to monitor movement throughout the campus.
  4. Must be at least 21 years old and have at least a high school diploma or its equivalent, with prior childcare and security experience preferred.
  5. Has a valid driver’s license and good driving record.

MEDIA & PUBLICATIONS COORDINATOR

Applicant for this position will coordinate Media & Publishing and serve as Administrative Coordinator to the Development & Donor Relations Director of COMPACT Family Services. Duties will include coordinating social media, print publications, web publishing, and like projects, perform administrative functions, including general office assistance, filing, record keeping, mailings, correspondence, and projects.

A college degree in a marketing, communications, publications, media, or design field; or proven experience is preferred for this position along with 2 years’ administrative experience and or training in project management, print publishing, web publishing, photography and video editing, Social media competency, good organizational, office, and communication skills, along with the ability to operate standard office equipment. Experience with Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, and web publishing are required.

This posting will close October 25, 2019.


SHIFT WORKER: RELIEF HOUSEPARENT

Applicants for the position of Relief Houseparent (Shift Work) for AG COMPACT Family Services, Hillcrest campus need to be a mature, compassionate person with a heart for ministry. This individual will 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.

The Shift Worker Relief Houseparent will:

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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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.

COMPACT INTERNSHIPS

If you are interested in completing an internship through COMPACT Family Services, please contact us at info@compactfamilyservices.org with any questions you may have.