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North Central Texas Academy at Happy Hill Farm – Resident Parent / Mentor

3846 N Highway 144
United States

Position Type

Resident Parent/Mentor



Ministry Area

Youth/Student Ministry

Avg. Weekly Attendance


Job Description

Resident Parents and Mentors are responsible for creating a safe and comfortable home environment for up to 8 students in a residence. They oversee the growth and development of the students in their care, by helping them balance their responsibilities, interpersonal relationships, and spiritual life. Resident Parents provide a Christian environment through prayer, open discussion and family devotions.

Our students come from a variety of backgrounds–including other countries. You can expect to teach them respectful communication skills, time management, and conflict resolution as well as essential character traits, like honesty, kindness, patience, tolerance and self-control.

We have positions for both Married and Single Resident parents. They work in partnership with each other and with other residential staff to care for the students in their residences.  Single Resident Parents work with students when the couples are not on duty and vice versa. Resident Parents communicate regularly with the supervisor to ensure that the students are properly cared for and that NCTA policies are followed. All Resident Parents have a private apartment connected to a house.

Current positions available are for Single Men and Women, and Married Couples.

· Resident Parents work a rotating schedule of 4 days on and 2 days off.
· Time off follows the Academic Calendar (nearly 2 ½ months of time off)
· Opportunity to be a full time student
· Private apartment connected to student’s house provided
· All utilities paid
· Meals provided while on duty
· Health benefits are offered

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