Current Job Openings

It takes a team of dedicated, hard-working people -- both paid staff and volunteers -- to care for Kansas City’s poor and homeless people. Below are current job openings for paid staff. Shelter KC is an E-Verify participating employer.

Women's Center Openings

We are only accepting female applicants for the Women’s Center positions due to security and ministry needs at that location. Click the links to download the full job descriptions.

Residential Care Mentor (Part-Time & PRN)

Men's Center Openings

Life Coach

Front Line Coach

Assistant Food Service Work Therapy Trainer (Full-Time)

Administration/Development Openings

Development Department Administrative Assistant (Part-Time)

2 Easy Steps To Apply For A Position At Shelter KC

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Step 1 -click here to complete a pre-employment questionnaire and email it to
Pre-Employment Form

Step 2 - if you've been asked to complete an employment application by a hiring manager, please click below to download our employment application and return your completed application to
Employment Application

About Working At Shelter KC

Please review Shelter KC’s Mission Statement, Core Values and Statement of Belief. You can also learn more about our ministries and history.

Read Our Life-Changing Stories


Become a Volunteer

Want to get involved at Shelter KC, but don’t see an opening that is right for you? Scroll through our Volunteer Opportunities to learn more.

Other Nonprofit Jobs in Kansas City

Looking for other nonprofit jobs in the Kansas City area? Here are a few nonprofit job search resources:

Nonprofit Connect 
KC Jobs


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