Careers

Job Opportunities

Our mission is to be a safe haven for at-risk children and families. We are looking for driven, adaptable individuals who desire to use their skills for the greater good. We provide training for our employees in trauma-informed care in accordance with the Sanctuary Institute.  

At the Children’s Home of Lubbock, we are a team of unique individuals, but we work together in creative collaboration to provide quality care that transforms the lives of at-risk children and their families through the active compassion of Christ. 

 

All applicants must submit employment history for the last five years of employment.

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Not ready for a full-time career? Looking for an internship? Fill out the form below to apply! We would love to see if there is a good fit for you in your area of interest here at the Children’s Home.

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Maintenance/Grounds

Type: Full Time

POSITION PURPOSE: The purpose this position is to maintain, preserve, improve, and advance the physical plant and assets of The Children’s Home of Lubbock in an efficient and professional manner.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Job Specific Qualifications:

  • Have a working knowledge and the ability to properly maintain buildings, plumbing, appliances, wiring, and other skills necessary to properly keep the physical plant of CHL safe and functional.
  • Have the knowledge and basic skills to properly perform minor repairs for the company vehicles.
  • Have the necessary skills to properly up-grade, repair, paint, both interior and exterior walls and roofs of the buildings
  • Have the knowledge and ability to safely operate lawn maintenance equipment.

Awake Overnight Child Care Worker

Type: Part Time

Position Purpose:
Provide direct care and work with the assessment team to implement programs designed to meet the physical, developmental, and emotional needs of children.

Minimum Qualifications:
At least two years of college or a high school diploma and at least one year of experience with emotionally troubled children. Be a minimum of 21 years of age. A driving record and a valid Texas ID which will allow them to be insured by CHOL auto insurance.

Job Specific Qualifications
– Minimum of two years experience in child care related services with children and families
– Working with children with therapeutic needs

Emergency Shelter & Assessment Center Child Care Worker

Type: Full Time & Part Time

Position Purpose:
Provide direct care and work with the assessment team to implement programs designed to meet the physical, developmental, and emotional needs of children.

Minimum Qualifications:
At least two years of college or a high school diploma and at least one year of experience with emotionally troubled children. Be a minimum of 21 years of age. A driving record and a valid Texas ID which will allow them to be insured by CHOL auto insurance.

Job Specific Qualifications
– Minimum of two years experience in child care related services with children and families
– Work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends as needed
– Working with children with therapeutic needs

Live-In House Parents

Type: Full Time, Live on campus

Position Purpose:
With support from the treatment team, the House Parents will live on campus; developing a nurturing structured environment to meet the physical, developmental, and emotional needs of children.

Minimum Qualifications:
At least two years of college or a high school diploma and at least one year of experience with emotionally troubled children. Be a minimum of 21 years of age. A driving record and a valid Texas ID which will allow them to be insured by CHOL auto insurance.

Job Specific Qualifications
– Minimum of two years experience in child care related services with children and families
– Work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends as needed
– Working with children with therapeutic needs

Weekend Child Care Worker

Type: Part Time

Position Purpose:
Provide direct care and work with the assessment team to implement programs designed to meet the physical, developmental, and emotional needs of children.

Minimum Qualifications:
At least two years of college or a high school diploma and at least one year of experience with emotionally troubled children. Be a minimum of 21 years of age. A driving record and a valid Texas ID which will allow them to be insured by CHOL auto insurance.

Job Specific Qualifications
– Minimum of two years experience in child care related services with children and families
– Working with children with therapeutic needs

Licensed Foster Parent

The Children’s Home of Lubbock is looking for a loving, Christian couple in West Texas who is licensed for Foster Care to live on our campus!

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, contact Ben Witt at bwitt@childshome.org or 806-762-0481 ext 228

If you believe you are the right person for this opportunity, please complete the application on our Foster Care & Adoption Program page.

Performance Quality Improvement Coordinator

Type: Full Time
Reports to: Chief Operations Officer

DIRECTLY SUPERVISES: Quality Improvement Activities for the Children’s Home of Lubbock.

POSITION PURPOSE:  This position will have the responsibility of conducting re-certification and reaccreditation activities for the Children’s Home of Lubbock as well as providing various trainings for the agency in these processes and trauma informed areas of expertise.

QUALIFICATIONS:

   Job Specific Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree or working toward a bachelors’ degree.
  • Knowledgeable in working with Sanctuary Concepts and Accreditation Activities.
  • Capable of conducting training in Quality Improvement as well as other trainings involving trauma informed child care.
  • Capable of helping lead teams of CHOL employees toward Quality Improvement activities and the recertification and reaccreditation processes.

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Qualified Applicants must be at least 21 years of age (per State contract requirements) and meet licensing standards in regard to drug testing, a physical, tuberculosis screening, fingerprinting/criminal background check.

Applicants must submit the last five years of employment history.

Full-Time employees are eligible for medical coverage options, dental, EAP, life and long term disability, 401(k), paid holidays, paid time off for vacation and sick, wellness, self-care, and recognition programs.

Thank you for interest in employment opportunities with Children’s Home of Lubbock.

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