Family Teaching Couple

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
Boys Town,
13603 Flanagan Blvd.,
Boys Town,
Nebraska
68010
Contact Person: 
Jessica Diekmann
Contact E-mail Address: 
jessica.diekmann@boystown.org
Contact Phone Number: 
(402) 4981783
Description/Responsibilities: 
Are you passionate about shaping the future of America’s Youth? Boys Town is changing the way America cares for children, families and communities by providing and promoting an Integrated Continuum of Care that instills Boys Town values to strengthen body, mind and spirit. Boys Town Nebraska (Omaha, NE) is seeking a Family Teaching Couple for our Omaha residential living location - you and your spouse are at the Heart of our Mission. You will live in our residential homes creating a family environment for our at-risk kids aging 6-18 who often have nowhere else to turn. After completing our two week in-house paid training, you will take on a life-changing mission by guiding, counseling, and helping to meet the emotional, educational and daily needs of our at-risk youth. We are looking to you to provide compassion, internal strength and competence for these kids. If you and your spouse have a desire to help at-risk youth, can create a safe and caring environment, help them to succeed for today and the future, guide and counsel them on appropriate skills and behaviors and have a deep desire to provide them moral, spiritual and educational development. We need you to have a desire, dedication, and an interest in integrating your family with the kids in the home, creating a cohesive environment for all.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
Due to the critical nature of this position, Boys Town Family Teaching Couples who meet our high standards of care will receive excellent compensation by providing you a caring and supportive environment, comprehensive pay, no cost of expenses living within the home, extensive paid training, followed by 24-hour professional support, future career opportunities, and state-of-the-art treatment techniques. In addition, medical/dental/vision and prescription benefits, paid vacation and tuition reimbursement. The Boys Town mission has always been and always will be centered around creating an environment for children that includes trust, discipline, emotional support and respect. We at Boys Town believe that all children and youth have the potential to become bright, productive, adjusted, loving people. Boys Town is nationally recognized for its research-proven child, health and family care programs. One of the country’s largest nonprofit, publically funded child-care organizations, Boys Town annually touches the lives of more than 400,000 boys, girls, parents and others nationwide through its highly effective services and programs.
Application Instructions: 
If you and your spouse are committed, passionate and feel you are qualified to take on a life-changing experience please apply online at www.boystown.org/careers. Boys Town is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, who participates in E-Verify. Boys Town provides reasonable accommodations for the known disabilities of applicants, unless to do so would cause an undue hardship. Please contact us at 1-877-639-6003 to let us know if you are requesting an accommodation to complete the application process. Boys Town assures equal employment opportunity to applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, genetic information, religion, veteran’s status, or any other prohibited basis of discrimination, as required under applicable state and federal law.