House Parents in Training

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House Parents in Training

New Mexico Christian Children's Home

The New Mexico Christian Children’s Home is a private, non-for-profit, Christian organization serving children in need since 1954 and is supported by the generous donations of churches and individuals. 

We are seeking married couples for House Parents in Training.

House Parents work a one week on/one week off schedule with 8-12 children (with their own children included in the count.)
Our House Parents in Training work alongside the current house parents and help out in other areas on campus until an opening becomes available in a cottage.  Until they are assigned to their own cottage, House Parent in Training work a traditional 40-45 hour work week.

Be at least 21 years of age or older
High School diploma or equivalent is required
A valid driver’s license with a good driving record
Ability and desire to work and live with youth
Ability to pass a thorough background check and reference verification procedure in order to determine one’s fitness to satisfactorily and safely care for youth
Must be married at least two years
Must be willing to be an active member at the Southside Church of Christ in Portales (This is the church home of NMCCH).

Some benefits of working at the New Mexico Christian Children’s Home include:
Housing and utilities provided
Health,Vision, Dental and Life Insurance
401(k) retirement plan, with company match up to 5 percent
Free Internet
Access to our gym and fitness room

For inquiries, contact Allen Mann, Director of Public Relations at or call 575-356-5372.  Please visit our website at for more information or fill out the online application below.

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