NGO Jobs-House Parent at Riziki Children’s Organization

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Riziki Children’s Organization

Purpose of Job:

Make a positive impact on the lives of children, youth, and adolescents by creating and maintaining a wholesome family environment. Provide guidance and psychosocial support to children associated with Riziki Children’s Organization.


  • Applicants must be single females, 28 years of age and above.
  • Hold a certificate or diploma in social work with a minimum of two years’ experience working closely with children aged 4-17.
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check and physical health exams.
  • Must exhibit creativity, consistency, patience, and compassion as a caregiver with a strong sense of responsibility.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to modeling a Christian life.
  • This is a live-in full-time position in a rural setting with one day off a week.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage household stock (food and non-food items); create a monthly house shopping list.
  • Manage and record petty cash.
  • Maintain and manage a home library.
  • Supervise non-farm staff, delegating duties as needed to ensure the house is orderly at all times.
  • Prepare, keep, and maintain proper records of all children.
  • Attend relevant meetings and court procedures.
  • Provide spiritual training and teach independent life skills to the children.
  • Serve as a source of counsel to the children on all matters.
  • Develop a holistic, functional house timetable for school days and holidays.
  • Prepare children for school every day.
  • Accompany children to church and doctor appointments.
  • Strictly implement house conduct rules.
  • Provide homework assistance.
  • Prepare meals and create meal menus.
  • Handle housekeeping and farm work.

How to Apply:

Applications, accompanied by a detailed CV and copies of relevant certificates and testimonials, should be sent to the following address by November 30, 2023.

Project Manager
Riziki Children’s Organization
Nakuru, Kenya

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