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Are you looking to make an impact in your community? Do you believe in investing in children and strengthening families?  Collins Children' Home offers unique, challenging, and rewarding career opportunities!

Current Opening(s)

Houseparent Couple Opening

As a Houseparent Couple at Collins Home, you have the unique opportunity to help children from many different backgrounds find a place that they can truly call home. Our children come from across the Upstate of SC and range from ages birth to 21. We ensure they have a loving, Christian environment and opportunities to participate in normal everyday activities such as school, church activities, sports, clubs, music, etc.

Schedule: 10 days on, 4 days off (live-in position); respite housing is provided for off time.


Responsibilities:

  • Live on-site in a ranch-style home providing direct parental care for up to 8 children

  • Provide a loving, Christian living environment in a home-like setting with structure and stability

  • Be a role model for children & youth in your care

  • Provide educational support as needed (note: also have the support of tutors)

  • Assist with spiritual and emotional development

  • Plan, execute and teach independent living skills such as meal preparation, chores, etc.

  • Prepare written records and paperwork in a timely manner

  • Maintain house budget

 

Benefits & Perks:

  • Live on-site – Food, utilities, and housing included

  • Benefits package that includes health (reimbursement), dental and life insurance; a 401K retirement plan; paid vacation

  • Work 10 days on and 4 days off

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Be at least 25 years of age or older

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required

  • Valid driver’s license with a good driving record

  • Must be able to pass all required background checks

Give us a call at 864-882-0893 to schedule a preliminary phone interview.  Or click here email us your resume.

Relief Parent Opening

If you are a mission-minded individual that wants to make a difference in lives of children by serving as a Relief Parent, then this may be the job for you.  Relief Parents reside and care for up to 8 children when House Parents are off: working every other weekend (4 days/3 nights).

Relief Parents help provide stability for our children when their House Parent Couple is off, overseeing daily activities and maintaining a structured and supportive environment. 

 

Applicants must be at least 25 years of age, have a high school diploma/GED or higher, a valid driver's license and be able to pass background checks.  Previous work with children required. 

This is a Salary Non-Exempt position with paid vacation and a competitive benefits package. 

If you are interested in applying or learning more, give us a call at 864-882-0893.  Or click here email us your resume.