Employment 2018-06-07T21:40:05+00:00

BCHFS Employment Opportunities

Career employment opportunities with BCHFSBCHFS is a Christ-centered organization looking for smart people and strong leaders. If you are interested in becoming a member of our BCHFS team, don’t hesitate to send us your resume. We post open positions here as they become available for employment opportunities when available, but BCHFS is always looking for quality team members and will keep your information on file should an employment opportunity with one of our various Illinois offices becomes available.


Licensed Mental Health Therapist – Contract

Pathways Counseling Center of the Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services has an immediate need for a licensed (LCSW, LCPC, or LMFT) contract therapist. The candidate will be a Christian counselor with clinical experience working with individuals, groups, and families.  The position is in Carmi, IL.

Relief Houseparent (Single Female) for Girls’ Group Home

BCHFS is seeking a single female staff to provide Christian guidance and supervision to troubled adolescents in our girls group home.  The Relief Houseparent single female position would be required to rotate to different cottages with another female staff caring for the residents over a 4-day period. Applicants must be 21+, HS diploma/GED.  F/T with benefits.

Missions & Challenge Course Internship

If dangling 35 feet off the ground, a wheel barrow full of mulch, dodgeball and the Gospel all connect in your head, keep reading.  The Illinois Baptist Children’s Home is looking for an intern to work with our Latreia (Missions) program and Challenge Course within our residential care program during the summer of 2018.  Applicants should be able to work as part of a team, be willing to be hands on with work projects, have good organizational skills, able to multi-task and be a positive Christian leader within their sphere of influence.  Room and board will be provided by BCHFS.  Must be 18+ years old.

Relief Houseparent (Married Couple)

We currently have an immediate opening for a full time (4 days per week) husband and wife relief houseparent couple with a competitive salary and full benefits package. This couple would fill in for two days at each of two boys’ cottages while regular houseparent couple is off duty.   Email questions here.


SEND RESUME AND APPLICATION to Melinda Bratcher, Administrative Assistant, Baptist Children’s Home and Family Services, 949 County Road 1300 North, Carmi, IL 62821, or phone (618) 382-4164, ext. 111, or by email.

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Melinda Bratcher, Administrative Assistant
phone (618) 382-4164, ext. 111, or by email.

Attn: Employment Applications
949 County Road 1300 N
Carmi, Illinois 62821