Job: Contractual Provider/Therapeutic Parent

Title Contractual Provider/Therapeutic Parent
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Contractual Provider/Therapeutic Parent

Do you enjoy being supported in the work that you do? Are you interested in a job where you can make a difference? Do you feel like you want to do more in your community? We are looking for positive, upbeat individuals who enjoy helping and working with children. Not only would you be part of an amazing and supportive team, you would be working to help sculpt a successful path for a child who needs a structured and therapeutic environment. Our ideal homes would enjoy the challenge of building up their community, by providing an encouraging, structured, and reliable home environment. NO experience is required, we will provide all training and education needed.

Duties and Responsibilities as a Therapeutic Parent

  • Be part of a professional team
  • Protect the child from harm
  • Provide the child with daily essentials and home environment for 6-9 months
  • Support the child
  • Provide safety, supervision, and demonstrate/model self-control
  • Monitor needed medical care
  • Support the child’s educational needs
  • Support the child’s/permanent family’s therapeutic process

Qualifications and Skills for a Therapeutic Parent

Educational / Licensing Requirements

  • Licensing and training will be provided by TFCO-Northpointe.

Basic Qualifications

  • Flexible schedule to provide youth supervision
  • Reliable transportation
  • Provide an individual bedroom for the youth
  • Live in or near Dickinson, Iron, Menominee County
  • No current foster care children

Preferred Qualifications

  • Team player
  • Ability to mentor
  • Encouraging and supportive of others
  • Sense of humor


Therapeutic Parent

Northpointe Behavioral Health Systems

Kingsford MI, 49802


Job details


$92.24 a day

Job Type Full-time – Contract

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