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Transitional & Independent Living Coaches

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Black Mountain, NC, United States

Live-in staff to provide direction and guidance for older, at-promise youth.

Areas of Responsibility: 

Independent Living and Transitional Living Coaches needed at Christian children’s home in Black Mountain, NC.

Independent Living Coach needed to provide support to young adults pursuing work, education, and the attainment of life skills. ILCs work a seven-day, alternate-week shift. They teach residents independent living skills and support educational goals. Full-time, on-campus housing is provided. Flexibility, patience, and a desire to change lives for the better a must. The successful candidate will work well as part of a team, while also being able to think independently while working in a fast-paced, high energy environment.

Transitional Living Coach needed at Christian children’s home in Black Mountain, NC. Must have a GED or high school diploma. Strong previous experience in working with teens is required. Transitional living coaches work to provide for the needs of up to nine male resident teenagers in a designated house during a seven-day, alternate-week shift; teach residents independent living skills; and work to obtain home and outside services for resident youth. Flexibility, patience, and a desire to change lives for the better a must. 


Social Work II criteria preferred—bachelor’s degree in social work; bachelor’s degree in a human services field and one year of directly related experience; bachelor’s degree and two years directly related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Case management experience as well as experience in working with young adults is strongly preferred.

MUST include a cover letter telling us why you would be a great fit for our ministry working to change children's lives for the better. We want to hear about your qualifications as well as your heart for ministry and for helping youth.


Generous benefits including 100% health coverage, 401k match after one year of employment, long and short-term disability, and holiday pay provided.

Organization Info

Black Mountain Home for Children, YOU

Black Mountain, NC
Annual Budget : 
51-200 employees
About Us

Glorifying God by caring for children and families


Begun by Presbyterian minister Robert Perry Smith in 1904 as Mountain Orphanage, the Home began its ministry taking in Appalachian children whose parents had died or disappeared. Today, the ministry serves youth from birth through college graduation through family foster care, residential care, transitional living, and independent living.

Awards & Accolades: 
COA Accredited
Guidestar Platinum Non-Profit
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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Sep 17 2019
Active Until: 
Oct 17 2019
Hiring Organization: 
Black Mountain Home for Children, YOU