Work for High Sky

Work for High Sky

Family Support Specialist – Midland

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REQUIREMENTS –  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university and at least one year of experience in working with youth and families or a combination of the two which equals five (5) years. Must live in service areas. Bi-lingual preferred. 

SALARY – $46,000-$50,100


  • Develop action plans and perform IN-HOME consultations with children & their legal guardians.
  • Share twenty-four on-call responsibilities to ensure that all clients’ needs are met in a timely fashion.
  • Some evening hours required
  • Assist with outreach & child abuse prevention through public speaking and distribution of materials
  • Exhibit professionalism in the representation of the STAY program and High Sky Children’s Ranch.

Youth Care Specialist

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We are currently seeking a Youth Specialist to join our team on the evening (1p-9p) and overnight (8p-6a) shifts. WEEKENDS ARE REQUIRED. The Youth Specialist will be a highly skilled professional who is passionate about providing quality of care to youth who have been abused, neglected, or temporarily separated from their family due to a crisis. All Youth Care Specialist are required to provide for all the needs of the children including constant supervision throughout the duration of the assigned work schedule.

Salary Range: $16.25-16.75 per hour


  • Employer Paid: Health, Life, and Long-term Disability Insurance; Teledoc/MyStrength family coverage; Community Pool and Fitness Center; Paid time off and holidays; 403B Matching; Longevity Recognition; Flex time and location.
  • Optional Employee Paid: Dependent Health, Vision, Life and Dental Insurance; Cafeteria coverage Pre-paid Legal.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: other duties may be assigned.

  • Maintain constant supervision to ensure safety and wellbeing of all children in care.
  • Review and implement all youth service plans and supervision plans.
  • Maintain compliance with High Sky Policies, procedures, and requirements.
  • Encourage and teach youth basic social, academic, emotional, independent living skills necessary to be successful.
  • Complete youth documentation such as daily progress logs, incident reports, medical forms, and medication logs
  • Complete all appointments and documentation within the guidelines set by residential licensing standards, residential contract requirements, and agency policy and procedures.
  • Implement an effective youth motivation system and utilize appropriate and positive discipline techniques with youth.
  • Prepare and serve youth a nutritious balanced meal and snacks.
  • Maintain a clean & orderly shelter by completing daily chores and duties as assigned.
  • Administer prescribed medications and treatments for medical needs.
  • Transport youth to appointments such as visitation, court hearings, school, therapy, and medical appointments.
  • Attend and participate in monthly developmental, team, and all-staff meetings.
  • Maintain compliance with required annual training.
  • Regular and timely attendance is required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Evening shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Weekends as needed.


  • High school or equivalent (Required)
  • Driver’s License (Required)
  • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)
  • CPR Certification (Preferred)

Core Values

  • Compassion
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Excellence
  • Adaptability

Employment Information

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Please email applications to Bailey Lively at [email protected]

Contact us

8613 West County Road 60
Midland, Texas 79707

tel 432.694.7728
fax 432.694.9972