If you are interested in employment at Brookhaven Youth Ranch please be aware that we are seeking the most excellent employees available. One of our highest priorities is to have our staff serve as positive role models for the youth under our care. Unless you care deeply about the welfare of children and are determined to lead by example, then perhaps Brookhaven is not the place for you. You should be physically healthy and emotionally strong, because the children will challenge you on a regular basis. Being drug and addiction free is a must due to our regular, random drug testing program.
Additionally, we are required by law to have thorough and comprehensive criminal background checks performed on all potential employees, so if there is a criminal history in your past, or you have a Sex Offender conviction you will not be considered for employment.
Applicants must have: excellent writing, organizational, and advanced time management skills, ability to act as a positive role model and relate to adolescent males in an emotionally healthy manner. Efficient use of computer programs such as Word, Excel, and Calendar is essential. Benefits include; paid vacation, personal time off, health insurance, and holidays. An Associate’s degree or courses in Human Services and knowledge or experience in a mental health setting is preferred. This position has a yearly salary of $28,000 (plus) depending on education and experience.
Direct Care Positions:
Brookhaven Youth Ranch typically has Direct Care Positions available for either the day, evening or night shifts. Employee benefits include paid vacations, holidays, sick leave, retirement plan options, and Blue Cross and Blue Shield health plans.
Licensed Professional Counselors, Licensed Clinical Social workers, or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists contract positions occasionally become available.
Contact Terry Moore, Treatment Director at (254) 829-1920 if interested in a professional contract position. We are especially interested if you are also qualified as a Licensed Sex Offender Treatment Provider.
How to Apply:
Interested applicants may submit their applicant online or may submit a printed application (typed or handwritten) via mail, fax, or hand delivered to:
Brookhaven Youth Ranch
5467 Rogers Hill Road
West, Texas 76691
Please check to make sure you fill out the application in the current version of Adobe Reader to ensure we receive it.
- Download and save the application to your computer before typing in the required information. (Be sure you open in Adobe Reader.)
- Complete the application for the position you are applying for.
- Email your completed application(s) by attaching the saved and completed PDF, or by selecting “Email Form” at the bottom of the application.
- Please note – If the application is submitted online and is TYPED, the signature may be done ELECTRONICALLY (type in your first and last name as you would hand sign it). If the applicant decides to scan and email a handwritten copy of the application, it must have a handwritten signature on it.