The Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches is a not-for-profit residential childcare and family service agency with a strong, positive image and excellent reputation. It is a nationally recognized, accredited agency with sites throughout the state of Florida. Employees enjoy a good working environment. The agencies multi-million dollar budget supports approximately 270 staff members statewide who work in the service of thousands of youth and their families each year. Programs include Residential Group Child Care, Camping Programs, and other services meeting the diverse needs of Florida's families.
The Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches offers a wide array of employment opportunities throughout the state of Florida. Jobs openings are posted here on a regular basis in order by program.
To apply online please click here.
You can see a map of our locations to see which programs are close to your area.
The Youth Ranches provides excellent benefits for staff including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, eligibility for the public service loan forgiveness program, along with a retirement plan. Certain 24-hr on-campus positions (i.e. cottage parents) have additional benefits such as meals, utilities and housing while on duty.
All qualified applicants will be asked to undergo extensive background screening. Job descriptions, an annual report and general information available upon request.
Applicants must submit an application along with a resume to the contact person or send it to:
Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches
P. O. Box 2000
Boys Ranch, Florida 32064
The Florida Sheriffs Youth Ranches is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.
"No person shall, on the grounds of age, color, handicap, national origin, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving or benefiting from federal financial assistance."