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Posted: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 9:07 AM

Who We Are: MOOSEHEART CHILD CITY & SCHOOL is a community and school for children and teens in-need, located on a 1,000-acre campus 38 miles west of Chicago. Over its 100+ year history, Mooseheart has been home to nearly 12,000 young people ranging in age from infancy through high school. Founded in 1913, Mooseheart provides complete home care, education and training for youth whose families are unable to care for them, for a wide variety of reasons. Some have lost one or both parents; others are living in environments that are simply not conducive to healthy growth and development. Who You Are: The Child Caregiver Teacher position can be filled by recent college graduates who have a background in social work, psychology, sociology, criminal justice, or who has the passion and drive to work with children, strongly believing that every child deserves a healthy, happy, nurturing environment in which to grow. You are willing to dedicate your career to enriching the lives of children and teens. The Child Caregiver Teacher is an entry-level position. This is a great opportunity for a recent college graduate who wants to springboard their career into social services, social work, sociology, psychology, criminal justice, or non-profit careers, all with living rent free! Job Responsibilities: The Entry Level Child Caregiver Teacher position requires a large time commitment and you will be giving up a large portion of your private life and your private time. Child Caregiver Teacher scheduling is as follows: On duty 5 days / off duty 2 days per week (with one additional day off per month) The Child Caregiver Teacher will be responsible for providing educational, relational, social, spiritual and moral guidance in this nonprofit setting including: Teaching social skills to children and youth - 182 skills the youth need when they leave Mooseheart including alternative behavior skills Building relationships with adults and peers Empowering youth to make decisions and problem solve Providing consistency - all Child Caregiver Teachers and staff use the same principals and verbiage Providing a loving and caring environment Entry Level Child Care Giver & Teacher (Live-in Social Services) As a Child Caregiver Teacher you will receive: Starting salary from $27,000-$28,500 Eligibility for full, low cost, medical health (BCBS-PPO) and dental benefits beginning the first of the month following employment Business vehicle available (when responsible for live-in youth) Free room and board (equivalent to a savings of more than $750 per month) Self-directed 401(k) - company makes annual contributions regardless of employee's contributions Paid vacations, personal time off and holidays Two days off each week (1 bonus day added each month) The qualified Entry Level Child Caregiver Teacher is fair, effective and concerned for the well-being of children and youth in their care. The successful Child Caregiver Teacher also has: Minimum 21 years of age Valid driver's license and a good driving record College degree (preferably in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Criminal Justice) A strong and demonstrated background in social services and volunteer work Previous experience is a plus - but not necessary Ability to work within a team approach Conflict-management skills Ability to live and work within our campus environment Personality that is nurturing, energetic, patient and persistent Ability to work under challenging conditions Strong oral and written communication skills Organization and time-management skills


• Location: Ann Arbor

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