MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOR CHILDREN! The Salvation Army of St. Petersburg, FL seeks house parents hired to live in one of four large homes in our Children's Village neighborhood. House parents are live-in foster parents who care for up to six children in the foster care system (males or females, ages infant to 17 yrs. old), in a family setting.
The Children's Village provides the house, mini-van, generous food budget, fuel, utilities, maintenance, clothing for the children, phones, activities, etc.
Parents are off duty one day per week and one long weekend per month. Other perks include: competitive salary, 12 paid sick/personal days per year, 10 paid vacation days per year, 13 paid holidays per year, low-cost, high-value health, dental, vision insurance, including well-care and life insurance, fully company funded pension plan, and 403b tax deferred annuity plan. Supportive on-site front office staff (M-F and evenings/weekends) and on-call support, as well as spiritual support and programs for children and adults available at our church near the Village.
Applicants must be single, must be able to pass drug screening and background screenings. Must be able to manage a household, including managing adolescent behaviors.
If you meet these qualifications and re interested, please email your resume and a paragraph about yourself to:
Rosemary.Harris@uss.salvationarmy.org. (You can also call Children's Village @ 727-327-4418, but email is preferred. Other SA positions can be found online @