International House Parents (IHP) are responsible for cultivating a safe, nurturing, structured and comfortable home environment for TKA international students. IHP must be able to develop strong relationships with students; grounded in compassion, mutual respect, and consistency. IHP will take a proactive and hands-on approach; working with students to solve problems and conflicts and offering guidance when necessary. IHP are responsible for a multitude of tasks related to student's residential experience at TKA, including, but not limited to:
Acting as "In Loco Parentis" for six international students; parenting their social, academic, and spiritual development during their tenure at The King's Academy.
Advocating for students inside and outside of school.
Developing and supporting student's talents and interests regarding extracurricular activities.
Procurement, preparation, and provision of food that is nutritious, plentiful, accommodating to any special dietary restrictions, or allergy issues, and to a high standard of living and reflective of TKA's commitment to duty of care
Meeting student transportation needs.
Meeting student medical needs.
Cleanliness, maintenance, and upkeep of respective dormitories.