House Parent - Connie Maxwell Children's Home


Connie Maxwell Children’s Home is seeking qualified individuals to serve as House Parents.

The primary responsibilities include:

  • Developing and maintaining cottage routines;
  • Perform transportation for youth within cottage or team;
  • Provide a secure, nurturing environment for children in care;
  • Foster positive relationships with children;
  • Provide appropriate guidance and discipline to children;
  • Guide and nurture the Christian development of children;
  • Teach children necessary, age-appropriate life skills;
  • Represent a family-centered philosophy;
  • Work with homemaking assistants and department of facilities and support services to  provide for the physical needs of children in care;
  • Continue development of job skills and knowledge;
  • Support agency goals, and support team goals.  This role encompasses managing and coordinating the physical needs and schedules of the students as well as the upkeep of the cottage itself.


  • High School diploma or equivalent required;
  • Experience in working with children in church, school, own home or related area is required;
  • Basic knowledge of home management skills is essential
  • Post high school training in the area of child development is preferred;
  • Experience in the child care field is preferred.

Interested applicants are asked to apply online at or send resume to Brian Patterson at