Sunnybrook has provided homes, hope, and healing to Mississippi’s children for more than 60 years with a safe, loving, and structured home environment. A team dedicated to guiding our youth educationally, professionally, and spiritually.

We're Now Hiring!

Making a Difference, One Life at a Time.

Sunnybrook's Vision is that every child and youth in Mississippi will experience the advantages associated with growing up in a healthy Christian family environment. Our mission provides support to foster parents and children, while also preparing older youth to succeed in life by developing independence through education, job training, self-discipline, and a strong Christian foundation. 

Residential Program Counselor

Through our Transitional Living Program (TLP), individuals between the ages of 14 and 20 are guided to become productive citizens through workforce development training and daily living skills instruction as they are immersed in Christian community and discipleship.

We are looking for a Program Counselor to join our team and provide support to the older youth in our residential Transitional Living Program. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing individual and group counseling, monitoring the mental health of residents, and developing and implementing behavior management plans.


  • Master’s degree in counseling, Social Work, or a related field from an accredited school
  • Possess a corresponding mental health license from the Mississippi or eligible license from another state that can transfer (LPC, LCSW, etc.)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience
  • Ability to bill Medicaid

Work week: 

Full-Time, with some nights and weekends

Apply to Become a Houseparent

Houseparents at Sunnybrook provide the consistency of a loving, gospel-minded home that most of our residents have never had. They are Sunnybrook's frontline warriors, providing supervision and instruction to transitional-age youth who, without their support, would be at a much higher risk for homelessness, joblessness, and teen pregnancy.

  • Responsible to: Direct Care Supervisor
  • Qualifications: Highschool Diploma, professional experience working with youth in a ministry setting, and at least 25 years of age.

Learn more about becoming a Houseparent, the backbone of Sunnybrook's Ministry!

Join Our Team, Apply Today!

Help Sunnybrook change lives for the better.