Working With Us

Are you called to serve children in need and communicate the love of God through vocation? Palmer Home for Children may be the right place for you. Explore our current opportunities and apply online.

Director of Foster Care

Reporting to the VP of Children’s Services , this position is responsible for directing the Palmer Home for Children foster care program to ensure excellent care of children served as well as providing ongoing support to active families.


Houseparents care for children in a residential setting and use a professional, team-oriented, trauma-informed approach to provide a safe, healing, home-like environment. Houseparents manage homes of eight to ten children and support our Whole Child Initiative nurturing each child educationally, emotionally, physically and spiritually.

Case Manager - Nashville, TN

Reporting to the Director of Family Care, this position is responsible for case management work primarily consisting of administration and partnering with birth family members, caregivers, and sponsors and foster families to ensure excellent care of children served by Palmer Home.

Maintenance Specialist

Reporting to the Director of Facilities / Operations this position is responsible for performing preventive and active maintenance work to campus property and buildings as well as other Palmer Home for Children off site assets that may need maintenance attention from time to time.

Community Outreach Coordinator

The Community Outreach Coordinator will serve as the public ambassador representing Palmer Home for Children. The position will promote the services available, opportunities to serve and the needs to be fulfilled through community support.

Clinical Specialist

The Clinical Specialist is responsible for assisting in the delivery and implementation of child-related counseling, psycho-educational, and therapeutic services for all direct care service lines.