Cottage Life Assistant Coach I

Join Boys and Girls Homes of North Carolina to begin a meaningful and rewarding career where you are changing the lives of children and families!  If you want more than just a job, and are seeking a calling to help abused, abandoned and neglected children, we want you on our team. Our magnificent direct care and support staff are the reason behind the success of children who thrives under our care. If you are ready to provide children with guidance, structure and encouragement, join us.  We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive employee benefits package.  As one of North Carolina's premier youth services agencies, we are seeking dedicated individuals and experienced professionals to join our team and support our goal of providing an environment of care where health, healing and hope are experienced by those who enter our doors.

GENERAL SUMMARY:

Ensures the safe therapeutic environment required to help change the lives of at risk youth and offers nurturing and supportive caregiver relationships to youth, appropriate role modeling and consistent and adequate structure enhancing a youth's ability to make responsible and safe choices.

Much of the work is performed in a residential setting for at-risk youth. Work is subject to frequent interruptions. Work can be stressful.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma or GED and 21 years of age or older. Do not have to have residential treatment facility experience.

A combination of education and experience may be substituted to meet the minimum requirements unless to do so would be inconsistent with the requirements of the organizations that license, regulate or accredit the Agency. Valid driver's license in the state of residence.

Must like children. Must demonstrate strong qualities of maturity, patience, good communication, self-awareness, and problem-solving skills. Must be comfortable working in a structured environment with established treatment models. Must have knowledge of computer and other office equipment. Must successfully complete agency required training.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to those who are able to perform the essential duties of the job. The incumbent must be able to pass any required drug test. Background investigation required.

WORKING SCHEDULE: Non-Exempt


You can apply by completing the Boys and Girls Homes Application and sending it by email to tesa.bush@bghnc.org or fax to 910-646-3609 and/or mail to Boys & Girls Homes of NC, Inc. - P.O. Box 127, Lake Waccamaw, NC 28450 - Attn: Tesa Bush, Human Resources Manager. For questions, please call Tesa Bush at 910-646-3083 ext 205.