Youth Care Specialist

Website Restoration House of Greater Kansas City

This position is a partnership between Restoration House and the Missouri Baptist Children’s Home working with minor girls victimized by human trafficking.   Our live-in and shift positions come with a sign-on bonus! One of our staff openings may be right for you.

Who We Are

Restoration House of Greater Kansas City offers long-term, residential housing with faith-based restorative programs and services for adult women and minor girl survivors of human trafficking.  Our mission is to provide housing, food, healthcare, therapy, education, emotional and spiritual counseling  and job skill training without charge and without discrimination.

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

Youth Care Specialist (Live-In) – this position comes with a $1,000 sign-on bonus!

Your day will involve working directly with teens who have experienced the trauma of human trafficking. 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).

As a live-in youth care specialist, you will work for 7 straight days and then get the next 7 days off to do whatever you like! You will not even need to move from your current home (wherever that might be) since the commute is only one time per week. On the 7 days that you will be working you will receive regular breaks. Our employees are a valued part of the team, and are committed and passionate about serving our clients, colleagues, and community where they serve.

This position might be suited for undergraduate or graduate online students.

Pay:

High school diploma: from $24,447.00
Bachelor’s degree: from $29,724

Benefits:

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
Able to work live-in schedule (alternating weeks – 7 days on duty/7 days off duty)
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.

To apply, email your resume and a cover letter to office@restorationhousekc.org.