Work with Children At Heart Ministries

Children At Heart Ministries is committed to employing best practice standards, based on Christian values, to meet the administrative, financial, organizational, and ministerial needs of our family of ministries. An excellent compensation and benefits package is provided.

Each ministry is a separate nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and hiring decisions are made individually by the ministry based on its own needs. It is the policy of Children At Heart Ministries and affiliates not to keep unsolicited resumes on file. A criminal history affidavit is required for candidates applying to positions at Gracewood, Miracle Farm, STARRY, and Texas Baptist Children's Home.


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Principle Function: This is a working supervisor position. Under the direction of the President, the Maintenance Supervisor performs the work of and provides the daily supervision to the Maintenance Department. They will be engaged in the operational maintenance of the buildings and grounds of the facility by planning, scheduling, supervising, and performing routine and assigned work including but not limited to: preventative maintenance and repair work on HVAC and other building systems, event set up support, and labor support for other departments. 

Education and Experience: High school diploma required; Associate degree or higher preferred. 5 years of experience in facility maintenance work with an emphasis on repair and maintenance of HVAC, electrical, or plumbing systems or a combination of experience, training, and education which will be evaluated on an individual basis for comparability. 2 years of supervisory experience.

Status: Full-time with benefits; Able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings, weekends, and holidays as needed. 

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an Employment Application (download below), resume, and brief letter of interest to Jenny Rice Cotton

Principal Function: (1) Provide a Christian home environment for young men on a 24 hour a day basis. (2) Responsible for on-going supervision, providing structure and consistency within the Trauma-Informed Care model of Miracle Farm. (3) Create an environment of felt safety and connection to assist each young man to positively develop and improve their spiritual, familial and peer relationships.(4) willingness to work within a team-concept environment, with productivity and solutions in mind.

Education and Experience: High School Diploma required; Bachelor’s Degree Preferred; 3 Years Full-Time Work Experience; Previous experience working with children, youth, and families preferred (can be volunteer experience).

Status: Full-time with benefits.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please e-mail an application, resume, and brief letter of interest to Robbie Fuller. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II is responsible for providing counseling services to at-risk children and families in the Waco area and will serve as a team member of the Waco office. 

Education and Experience: Applicant should have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Status: Part-time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II is responsible for providing counseling services to at-risk children and families in the Georgetown area and will serve as a team member of the Georgetown office.

Education and Experience: Applicant should have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Status: Part-time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II is responsible for providing counseling services to at-risk children and families in the Gainesville area and will serve as a team member of the McKinney office.

Education and Experience: Applicant should have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Status: Part-time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II – Fatherhood works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 28 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II – Fatherhood works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 10 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II – Fatherhood works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 40 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Family Engagement Specialist delivers trauma-informed TBRI® coaching, education, and therapeutic transportation and visitation services that equip families with skills to increase bonding, attachment, and safety for foster children. This part-time position reports to the STARRY Foster Care Director, and interacts with STARRY foster parents, children, biological parents, STARRY staff and DFPS case workers. Additionally, this position must understand and support the mission of STARRY/Children at Heart Ministries.

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Education, Psychology, or similar field (with strong preference for applicants with experience utilizing Trust-Based Relational intervention®) and two years of experience working with children and families. Spanish speaking preferred.

For further information regarding the Family Engagement Specialist Part-Time position, please read the job description here.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Fatherhood Support Specialist PT works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 28 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field and one year of experience working with at-risk youth and families. Additional requirements: Reliable transportation; Approved criminal background report; Ability to qualify on agency vehicle insurance; Able to satisfy all applicable DFPS standard requirements, good problem solving and decision-making skills. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Team Supervisor serves as the primary leader of the Stephenville office, providing supervision for interns and leadership for the counseling staff under the supervision of the STARRY Lead Team Supervisor. The Team Supervisor has a reduced caseload, but provides direct counseling services to children and families in the Stephenville office and its service area of North Texas counties, as well as intern administrative supervision.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field, along with two years of experience working with at-risk youth and families. Applicant must have solid management experience within an agency environment. Spanish speaking preferred.

License Status: Applicant must have a license in the counseling field (LPC, LMFT, or LCSW).

Status: Full-Time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Are you a strong and out-going person looking for a part-time job that has meaning and purpose? We are looking for an energetic person that enjoys meeting people and working alongside volunteers. Knowledge and experience of yard equipment and paint supplies is critical along with the ability to lift up to 60lbs in order to move lawn mowers, paint buckets, ladders, etc. You must be a team player with a flexible schedule that can work some evenings and weekends. Interested candidates must have good communication and computer skills, can talk in front of a crowd, lead volunteers on their projects, and have the ability to share the heart of TBCH’s mission. Successful candidate will be self-motivated, a problem solver and enjoy being around people.

Requirements: GED or High School Diploma. Valid Texas Driver’s License; Criminal background check and references required. This is a part- time position (25 hours per week) with no benefits.

Consideration: Please send completed application (download below) and resume to Brenda Gilbert, Volunteer Coordinator Supervisor. 

Employment ApplicationConsumer Authorization and DisclosureCriminal History Affidavit

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Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.
— James 5:16
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