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The Children's Home of Reading is proud of the quality of programs and services we provide children and families in need and the positive outcomes achieved. That success is due to attracting and retaining top-quality professionals who are committed to the children they serve and who strive to be the best in their field.


Join our team! Become part of a rewarding and supportive organization that works together to continue our record of success. We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package and opportunity for professional development and advancement. All positions require candidates to be a minimum of 21 years of age, criminal, child abuse and FBI clearances that meet current regulations and ability to pass a physical exam (including drug screen) upon conditional job offer. Most positions require a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology or other human service field. Experience with adolescents or mental health is preferred. Some positions require a current and valid Pennsylvania driver's license with a good driving record.


Current Job Openings - Last Updated 09/19/2017


Cook Assistant - PTOC

Berks. Part time on call Cook Assistant position for a dependable person to serve meals, prepare food, cook & perform kitchen/housekeeping duties. Must be able and willing to work nights and weekends. Cooking or food preparation experience preferred. EOE.

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Teacher (Science) - Residential Education / CDA - Full time

Berks. Full time Science Teacher needed for therapeutic educational program in an alternative education setting. Teacher must be subject certified and have strong classroom experience. Experience and understanding with adolescents and mental health preferred. Special education certification also preferred. EOE.

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Secondary English Teacher - FT

Full time English Teacher needed for therapeutic educational program in an alternative education setting. Teacher must be subject certified and have strong classroom experience. Experience and understanding with adolescents and mental health preferred. Special education certification also preferred. EOE.

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Elementary and Special Education Teacher - CHOR Day Academy (CDA) - Full time

Full time Elementary and Special Education Teacher needed for therapeutic educational program in an alternative education setting. Teacher must be dual certified and have strong classroom experience. EOE

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Special Education Teacher - FT

Plan and implement lesson plans, establish effective rapport with and motivate students, evaluate academic and social growth, and establish and maintain standards of behavior. Requires Bachelor Degree, current PA Teaching, Special Education Certifications, and strong classroom experience. Experience with adolescents and mental health preferred. Dual Certification a plus.

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Secondary Social Studies Teacher - CHOR Day Academy (CDA) - Full time

Full time Social Studies Teacher needed for therapeutic educational program in an alternative education setting. Teacher must be subject certified and have strong classroom experience. Experience and understanding with adolescents and mental health preferred. Special education certification also preferred. EOE

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Security/Housekeeping - PTOC

Berks. On call position (various & varying hours) available to perform housekeeping and security duties in a facility serving adolescents with mental health and behavioral issues. Requires responsible person with ability to follow directions, pay attention to detail, and work independently. Must be detailed, conscientious and courteous. Must be available to work nights and weekends.

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Youth Behavioral Specialist - Full time & Part time

Berks. Full time and part time positions available (2nd & 3rd shift) to provide direct care in residential treatment program for male AND female adolescents age 12-18 with behavioral, mental health and sexually acting out issues. Bachelor's degree in human service related field and 1 yr. direct care exp. with adolescents or HS diploma plus 12 semester credit hrs. and 2 yrs. direct care exp. with adolescents required.

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Case Manager - Adoption - Full Time

Berks. FT Case Manager needed in our SFC and Adoption programs to provide case management services to families and youth with various emotional and behavioral issues in the Berks and Lehigh Areas. Bachelor's Degree in social work, psychology, or human services field required. One year verified experience in case management or counseling with children and families required. Must be available and willing to work a flexible schedule. Must hold a valid PA driver's license and a good driving record, with proof of auto insurance coverage. Must maintain license and good driving record throughout employment at CHOR. Bi-lingual preferred.

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Qualified applicants may also submit a resume and cover letter, indicating position of interest to:


The Children's Home of Reading
Human Resources Department
1010 Centre Avenue
Reading, PA 19601
Email: humanres@choreading.org


Fax: (610) 898-0242


The Children's Home of Reading is an Equal Opportunity Employer