Working at Bethel Bible Village is more than a job. Our careers offer an opportunity for you to make a difference in the world. You’ll join a team of special people who are united in helping serve children and families facing adversity.

House Parent (Couple) – Full Time

We are currently seeking a Christian married couple to serve as full-time missionaries in a cottage of up to eight school-aged young people.  This is a live-in position that we are seeking to fill.

This position provides authority and leadership of the living unit.  House Parents provide supervision of the children and home, contributing to a relaxed atmosphere in the home, and supporting the educational development of the youth. The position is also responsible for providing spiritual leadership, a positive social and moral example, encouraging the physical and social development of the youth, and contributing to the youths’ all around progress toward their individual goals.


  • Spiritual: Be active participating Christians in a local congregation and commit to Bethel’s Code of Conduct and Employee Covenant
  • Education: High school diplomas or equivalent; college degrees preferred
  • Specific Skills: Minimum one year of youth related experience – educating, coaching, or working with school age children.  Effective communication and interpersonal skills are required; computer skills are preferred.
  • License: Valid driver’s licenses
  • Other Requirements: Couple must be married for at least 2 years with no more than two dependent children.  Because of the live-in nature of the position, no more than two dogs are permitted and they must live outside.  Minimum age requirement for this position is 21 years of age.  Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the U.S., and successfully pass background checks, drug screens, and physicals.

Our benefits package includes salary, room and board, medical, dental, life insurance, pension plan, vacation, sick, and personal days.

To see the FULL JOB DESCRIPTION, click here. We also ask that you read over our Doctrinal Statement & Employee Covenant before applying.

Click below to apply and please upload your cover letter and resume in the application.