If you would like to bring healing, trust and love into the life and heart of a child, please consider a career at Salem.
Salem employees must be at least 21, have a valid driver's license, pass criminal background and Child Protective Services tests, and pass a pre-employment physical and TB test.
TEACHING PARENT FULL-TIME
Work in one of three Group Homes (7 days on/7 days off) or the short-term Shelter (5 on/5 off) in a Teaching Family model. Each house has eight beds, with three staff on duty during waking hours with residents.
Teaching parents maintain their own residences off-campus. Children of staff are not permitted to accompany parents to work.
One-two years residential childcare experience helpful, high school diploma required. BA or BS in Human Services preferred. Salary, benefits.
Starting salary: $9.00-9.50 per hour
Salem's beautiful Wolf Swamp provides spectacular scenery year-round
Salem is located in the Appalachian mountains of Garrett County, MD, a four-season resort area with a heritage of strong families, hard work, craftsmanship and Appalachian tradition.
We are one mile from I-68, 15 miles from Frostburg State University, an hour from WVa University, 2 1/2 hours from Pittsburgh and Washington, DC,30 minutes from Deep Creek Lake and the new Adventure Sports Institute at Wisp.
Recreational opportunities include whitewater rafting, world-class skiing at Wisp, water-skiing, swimming, fishing, biking, hiking.