Do you want to provide professional care in your home to a young person who is unable to live with their family. As part of the Open Home Foundation team you would receive a non-taxable board payment. You will also receive 24/7 support, professional training and development, and regular breaks.
OHF continues a rich tradition of providing Christian community support to children and families in New Zealand.
This is an opportunity to combine your outstanding parenting skills with our commitment to care for young people who have experienced great challenges in their lives.
The ideal applicants will:
Have strong empathy with the organisation's Christian and bicultural values;
Be excellent at quickly establishing confidence, rapport and routine with the children/young people;
Be open to learning and implementing new parenting strategies as agreed to by the therapeutic care team;
Have no children under 17 living at home;
Have NZ residency and a full driver's licence.
For an application pack or further details please contact:
Open Home Foundation
p. 06 758 9971