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STARRY is committed to employing best practice standards, based on Christian values, to meet the administrative, financial, organizational, and ministerial needs of our family of ministries. An excellent compensation and benefits package is provided.

STARRY is a separate nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and hiring decisions are made individually by our ministry based on our own needs. It is the policy of Children At Heart Ministries and affiliates not to keep unsolicited resumes on file. A criminal history affidavit is required for candidates applying to positions at STARRY.


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Principle Job Function: The Counselor II is responsible for providing counseling services to at-risk children and families in the Waco area and will serve as a team member of the Waco office. 

Education and Experience: Applicant should have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Status: Part-time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II is responsible for providing counseling services to at-risk children and families in the Georgetown area and will serve as a team member of the Georgetown office.

Education and Experience: Applicant should have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Status: Part-time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II is responsible for providing counseling services to at-risk children and families in the Gainesville area and will serve as a team member of the McKinney office.

Education and Experience: Applicant should have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Status: Part-time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II – Fatherhood works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 28 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II – Fatherhood works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 10 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Counselor II – Fatherhood works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 40 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field and one year of experience in working with at-risk youth and families. (It is required that the candidate is a licensed intern pursuing fully licensed status as a counselor - LPC, LMFT, or LMSW). If hired, intern applicants must procure their own board-approved supervisor outside of the agency. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Family Engagement Specialist delivers trauma-informed TBRI® coaching, education, and therapeutic transportation and visitation services that equip families with skills to increase bonding, attachment, and safety for foster children. This part-time position reports to the STARRY Foster Care Director, and interacts with STARRY foster parents, children, biological parents, STARRY staff and DFPS case workers. Additionally, this position must understand and support the mission of STARRY/Children at Heart Ministries.

Education and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Education, Psychology, or similar field (with strong preference for applicants with experience utilizing Trust-Based Relational intervention®) and two years of experience working with children and families. Spanish speaking preferred.

For further information regarding the Family Engagement Specialist Part-Time position, please read the job description here.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

Principle Job Function: The Fatherhood Support Specialist FT works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field and one year of experience working with at-risk youth and families. Additional requirements: Reliable transportation; Approved criminal background report; Ability to qualify on agency vehicle insurance; Able to satisfy all applicable DFPS standard requirements, good problem solving and decision-making skills.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Fatherhood Support Specialist PT works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 28 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field and one year of experience working with at-risk youth and families. Additional requirements: Reliable transportation; Approved criminal background report; Ability to qualify on agency vehicle insurance; Able to satisfy all applicable DFPS standard requirements, good problem solving and decision-making skills. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume’ and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Fatherhood Support Specialist (PART-TIME) works with families in the community meeting Fatherhood EFFECT eligibility for 10 hours a week: (1) father or a male caregiver with a youth between the ages of 0-17, (2) living in McLennan or Bell counties, (3) having at least one priority characteristic, (4) may include system-involved fathers, with preference given to fathers in the re-entry process, (5) focused on those who have not been recently involved with CPS, but clients with a previous history of CPS services are eligible to be served.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field and one year of experience working with at-risk youth and families. Additional requirements: Reliable transportation; Approved criminal background report; Ability to qualify on agency vehicle insurance; Able to satisfy all applicable DFPS standard requirements, good problem solving and decision-making skills. Spanish speaking preferred.

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position, please email an application, resume and letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org. Position will remain open until filled.

Principle Job Function: The Team Supervisor serves as the primary leader of the Stephenville office, providing supervision for interns and leadership for the counseling staff under the supervision of the STARRY Lead Team Supervisor. The Team Supervisor has a reduced caseload, but provides direct counseling services to children and families in the Stephenville office and its service area of North Texas counties, as well as intern administrative supervision.

Education and Experience: Applicant must have a master’s degree in counseling, social work, or other human services field, along with two years of experience working with at-risk youth and families. Applicant must have solid management experience within an agency environment. Spanish speaking preferred.

License Status: Applicant must have a license in the counseling field (LPC, LMFT, or LCSW).

Status: Full-Time

Consideration: If you would like to be considered as a candidate for this position please fill out an application, and send along with resume, and brief letter of interest to starry.applications@starry.org.

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Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.
— Proverbs 22:6
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