To learn if any positions are currently open, please contact the Executive Director at (256) 734-6720, or email  Open positions are not announced on this web site.  

    Childhaven is a Christian agency that is associated with the Churches of Christ.  Our charter requires that all employees be active members of the Church of Christ.  

    Possible employment opportunities include:

  • House Parents: House parents live in the group homes with the children, and are responsible for their daily care.  Typically, both husband and wife are full time employees.  Single applicants are welcomed.  
  • Social Workers: Licensed social workers or license eligible social workers serve as case managers for the children, and supervise house parents.  They are responsible for case planning, review, and monitoring, and for communicating with the referral source concerning the progress of the child.  
  • Support Staff: Positions can be found in several areas, with job descriptions tailored to the needs of each position.