Career Opportunities

If you are interested in a position with a caring group of professionals working to help women, children and families in southwest Missouri, please fill out the form below.


Food Service Manager – Full time position preparing and planning delicious and nutritious meals for clients, child care center and special events. The manager will ensure the kitchen meets health and safety regulations, maintain necessary paper work, and supervise staff. This is a full time position with benefits. Applicant must have experience and a High school diploma or GED, and be able to pass a background screening.

Resident Advisors – Nights and weekends.  High School Diploma or GED required.  Working on our residential floors and helping women and children heal from trauma and addiction. Must be available to work evenings and weekends. Must be at least 21 years old, with high school diploma or GED. Must pass Family Care Registry background screening.

Counselor – Join a mission-focused team of professionals providing support and therapeutic interventions for women affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and substance use. Applicant must have a Master’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or Psychology. MO Licensure preferred. Excellent benefits and flexible schedule.

Apply at Lafayette House, 1809 Connor, Joplin; fax resume to 417-782-3832 or email resume to EOE-M/F/D/V.

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Please contact us via email here, or call Human Resources at (800) 416-1772.


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