Minor Safe House Child Care Worker

Position: Minor Safe House Child Care Worker

Mission of Organization: RAHAB Ministries strives to share the hope of Jesus Christ with broken and undervalued women and children, including survivors of human trafficking.

Main Objective: Empower youth residents at the minor safe house to reach their full potential through daily encouragement and logistical support as residents progress through their healing journey.

Areas of Responsibility:

Daily Operations: Complete day-to-day operations with excellence

  • Ensure residents remain in sight and sound of staff at all time
  • Complete any documentation necessary in a timely manner
  • Maintain daily structure and operation with excellence
  • Assign and oversee resident chores
  • Help maintain cleanliness of the facility
  • Oversee meal preparations
  • Educate residents on good hygiene practices and disease prevention
  • Facilitate family style meals
  • Encourage residents to meet case plan goals and objectives
  • Participate in resident field trips
  • Monitor all material being watched or read
  • Ensure all policies and procedures are maintained r
  • Provide transportation for resident appointments
  • Complete incident reports when applicable 
  • Attend required staff meetings and trainings

Environmental: Foster a Christ centered environment

  • Provide residents with positive and supportive interaction
  • Be physically, emotionally and mentally present with residents during work hours
  • Follow all safety protocols and procedures in order to maintain safety and security
  • Provide trauma informed care
  • Promote biblical conflict resolution among staff and residents

Coordination: Ensure cohesive care 

  • Directly report to Safe House Coordinator
  • Work as a collaborative team member with the fellow resident supervisors, Licensed Social Worker and case managers

Skills and Qualifications necessary:

  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s Licensure, automobile insurance and adhere to a Motor     Vehicle Driving Record (before start date)
  • Submit a FBI/BCI background check clear of Prohibited Convictions for Employment (OAC 5101:2-5-09) (before start date)
  • Complete “Medical Statement for Child Care Staff in Youth Facilities” (before start date)
  • 3 non-family references
  • Mature relationship with Christ
  • Ministry-minded and ability to engage non-Christians from difficult backgrounds
  • Adaptability 
  • Aptitude in problem solving
  • Astute communication skills
  • Trainable and teachable
  • General knowledge of human trafficking field and effects of sexual exploitation

Compensation: $16/hour

RAHAB Ministries does not delay or deny employment based on race, age, sex, national origin, or physical or mental disabilities unrelated to an applicant’s ability to effectively perform job duties.