Jul 11, 2019

Caribbean Mountain Academy House Staff

  • Crosswinds
  • Jarabacoa, Dominican Republic
Full time Missionary

Job Description

CARIBBEAN MOUNTAIN ACADEMY IS A THERAPEUTIC BOARDING SCHOOL FOR TROUBLED TEENS

Located in the tropical mountains of the Dominican Republic in a town called Jarabacoa, Caribbean Mountain Academy is a Christian therapeutic boarding school and residential treatment center for at-risk teens. The school offers year-round enrollment to English speaking teenagers in crisis (Age 13 – 17).

Responsibilities

  • Work as a team with Crosswinds staff to ensure Crosswinds is able to follow the continuum of care for each resident.
  • Serve as a mentor to each youth.
  • Receive in-service orientation and training in child care methods.
  • Maintain order, intervene in crisis situations, and administer proper and fair and constructive discipline consistent with Crosswind's policies.
  • Maintain an understanding of each resident’s treatment plan.
  • Be aware of and carry out Crosswind’s guidelines and practices as defined in Lifeline’s procedure manual.
  • Model and teach the balanced life concept in all interaction with residents.
  • Be a positive role model to the residents by demonstrating high moral and ethical standards.
  • Be active in discipleship interaction with residents and staff.
  • Attend all regularly scheduled staff meetings.

We are also searching to find teachers, therapists, and a chaplain

for our Caribbean Mountain Academy.

https://caribbeanmountainacademy.com/

Qualifications: 

  • Personal relationship with Christ
  • BA degree or vocational equivalent preferred (at minimum H.S. Diploma/ GED)
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Exceptional people skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Prior experience serving at-risk youth
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish) preferred

 


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