Lafayette House provides rewarding careers where you make a difference in lives on daily basis.

If you are interested in a position with a caring group of professionals working to help women, children and families in southwest Missouri, please download an application.


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Lafayette House
1809 Connor
Joplin, MO


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(417) 782-3832


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[email protected]



Community Support Specialist- Full-time positions helping individuals experiencing substance use disorder or trauma issues. The successful candidate will help individuals’ problem solve, set goals and access community resources. Bilingual is a plus. Bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology, social work or related field required. Good benefits including paid time off, health insurance and retirement. Pay starts at $14/hr. Apply at 1809 Connor, Joplin; fax to 417-782-3832, or e-mail your resume to [email protected] EOE-M/F/D/V. Job Type: Full-time Pay: $14.00 per hour COVID-19 considerations: Masks are optional. All CDC guidelines are followed.

Child Care Worker– We have a great part-time and PRN positions open at Pumpkin Patch childcare center with more hours available during Holidays and summer. We are looking for applicants that can work from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday and someone who can work a 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applicant must be at least 18 years old, pass Family Care Safety Registry screening, and criminal background screening. Apply at 1809 Connor, Joplin; fax to 417-782-3832, or e-mail your resume to [email protected] . No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V Job Type: Part-time. Pay: $11.15 per hour. COVID-19 considerations: masks are optional.

Residential Advocate: Since 1978, Lafayette House has been assisting victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and individuals struggling with addiction. Currently, we have positions open working with clients on our residential floors. You must be at least 18 years old and a high school diploma or GED is preferred. We have a great need for individuals wanting to work nights and weekends. Passing the Family Care Registry background screening is required. You may submit your resume through Indeed or apply in person M-F during regular business hours: 1809 Connor Avenue, Joplin EOE – M/F/D/V

Available shifts include: 50-hour consecutive, 25-hour consecutive (weekend), 8-hour, full and part time; mostly midnight to 8am or 4pm to midnight, including weekends Job Types: Full-time, Part-time. $12.00 per hour. COVID-19 considerations: Currently masks are optional.

Clinician: Join a dynamic mission-focused team of professionals providing support and trauma-informed therapeutic interventions for women affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and substance use. Applicant must be licensed or provisionally licensed in MO as a marital and family therapist or have a Master’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, or Psychology. Excellent benefits and flexible schedule. Salary based on experience and qualifications; range starts at $35,568. NHSC Loan Repayment Program certified. Apply at Lafayette House, 1809 Connor, Joplin; fax resume to 417-782-3832 or e-mail resume to [email protected] . EOE-M/F/D/V Job Type: Full-time. Pay: From $35, per year. COVID-19 considerations: Face masks optional.

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