Youth Care Specialist (weekend shift)

Website Missouri Baptist Children's Home Children and Family Ministries

You Can Change Lives Through Employment at MBCH

MBCH offers missionary/ministry opportunities statewide to impact children’s lives for eternity by joining our employment team.

This position comes with a sign-on bonus of $500!

Who We Are?

MBCH is a leading trauma-informed child welfare agency that provides services to youth in state custody due to abuse/neglect.  MBCH is a Christian faith-based agency whose mission is to serve God by responding to the needs of children, youth and families to make a lasting difference in their lives.

As a shift employee working a 33-hour week, your day will involve working directly with teens who have experienced trauma. You will build connections and relationships with them, manage their daily needs, help them with their education, transport them to appointments and for outings, and assist with recreational activities as well as daily devotions and prayer.  Since we are a Christian faith-based organization, you will be able to live out your faith in practical ways every day. The job is rewarding and life-changing (for both you and the client).  Our employees are a valued part of the team, and are committed and passionate about serving our clients, colleagues, and community where they serve.


9:00pm – 8:00am, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights every weekend


High school diploma:  from $9.69/hour
Bachelor’s degree:  from $10.95/hour


Life Insurance  (equaling 3X the annual salary)
Medical Insurance (employee portion only $25.00 per month)
Dental Insurance
Long term disability Insurance
Employee paid (optional) Vision and Short-term disability insurance
Retirement plan begins upon favorable six-month evaluation; 10% of annual income invested by the agency into a 403 (b) account – match by employee not required
Training/Staff Development Opportunities at no cost to employee, with pay increase upon completion
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Christian workplace atmosphere in a ministry setting

Eligibility Requirements:

At least 21 years of age
Valid driver’s license
At least high school diploma or equivalent
Since MBCH Children and Family Ministries is a Christian faith-based agency, all staff are expected to share our Christian faith, values and ministry focus and be able to live them out as they work with our clients.