Youth Opportunity Center Hiring Fair is November 20th

The Youth Opportunity Center is a residential behavioral treatment center for children. Photo provided.The Youth Opportunity Center is a residential behavioral treatment center for children. Photo provided.

By: Genet C. Soule—

The Youth Opportunity Center, a residential behavioral treatment center for children, located in Muncie, Indiana, will host a Direct Care Hiring Fair on Friday November 20th from 10am to 2pm.

We are looking for individuals to work directly with at-risk youth and/or clients with DD/ID diagnosis in a residential treatment setting. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age; possess a high school diploma or GED; and a valid driver’s license. Experience in childcare or completion of related college courses preferred. We are hiring both full & part-time staff for all shifts with a preference for those with 2nd Shift (2:30p-10:30p) and weekend availability. Starting pay up to $11.25/hr. On-the-spot job offers made!

Successful candidates must pass a pre-employment drug-screen and background checks performed by: FBI, Local Law Enforcement, Department of Child Services (DCS), Child Protective Services (CPS), BMV, and the National Sex Offender registry.

 Directions to the Hiring Fair:

Youth Opportunity Center, Inc.

3700 W. Kilgore Ave.

Entrance #4 (follow signage)

Muncie, IN 47304


Hiring Fair Contact Person: Dallas Doppler, HR Manager, 765-289-5437, ext. 3346,


The Youth Opportunity Center (YOC) is a nationally accredited, not-for-profit behavioral treatment center serving children and youth from throughout Indiana. Founded in 1992, the YOC offers a complementary range of services on its 75-acre campus including residential and outpatient counseling, on-grounds accredited school, CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), juvenile court, day treatment program, and juvenile detention. The YOC is accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA) and the American Psychological Association (APA). The YOC is an EOE employer.

 Genet C. Soule is Development Coordinator at the Youth Opportunity Center