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).
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.
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