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Bethesda Children's Home
15487 State Highway 86
Meadville, PA 16335
(814) 724-7510

Bethesda Leadership Center
349 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 454-2749

Bethesda Trinity Center
462 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16502
(814) 453-2468


Bethesda Children’s Home, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is proud of its team of caring and dedicated professional employees. Each staff member serves the mission of our agency by providing superior service to the children and families in our care.
It is the policy of Bethesda Children’s Home to provide equal opportunity in employment with no regard for race, color, religion, citizenship, disability, national origin, gender, age, genetic information, gender presentation, sexual orientation, or any other protected status under applicable federal, state, or local law. Due to regulatory standards, some positions require applicants to be 21 years of age.

Bethesda is accepting applications for 2nd and 3rd shift Child Care Counselors in our Residential Program in Meadville which includes our Mother/Baby Unit. Child Care Counselors work directly with at-risk youth providing support, encouragement, guidance, and behavior management. The most successful staff are those who can be assertive, consistent, and understand the importance of being a positive role model. Bethesda Children’s Home offers competitive pay and excellent benefits. It’s easy to apply, simply print off our application and either email to or apply in person at 15487 State Highway 86 Meadville. Acceptable clearances and the ability to pass a drug screen and physical are required. Take the first step towards your new career at Bethesda Children’s Home and apply today!

Applications can be obtained by clicking on “Application for Employment” below or in person at one of the locations listed below:

15487 State Highway 86
Meadville, PA 16333

or 462 West 18th Street
Erie, PA 16501

Application for Employment

Completed applications may be submitted via mail, email, or in person at the above locations. Applicants should come prepared to speak with someone about their interest in a position. Most positions require a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license and a driver history check will be completed. Bethesda offers competitive compensation, an excellent benefit package for full time positions, and paid training for all positions.

As of November 1, 2015, Bethesda Children’s Home will require the PA State Police, PA Child Abuse, and FBI Clearances prior to hire. The clearances must have been requested within 12 months prior to hire.