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.


Counselor/Clinician:  Join a dynamic  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. Supervision for MO Licensure available. Excellent benefits and flexible schedule.

Child Care Worker: Great part time position available at the Pumpkin Patch. Must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or GED. Also, applicants must pass Family Care Registry screening and National Finger Print Registry.

Transportation Driver:  Part time position available M-F. Must be at least 21 years old and able to work flexible hours. Minimum of a high school diploma or GED, Class E license, pre-employment drug screening and an acceptable driving record (less than 6 points) required.

Residential Advocates: 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.


Apply weekdays 8-5 at Lafayette House, 1809 Connor, Joplin;  or fax resume to 417-782-3832 or email application with 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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