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.

Before You Apply

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

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.

PRN Women's Residential Care Mentor

Men's Center Openings

No positions are currently open at the Men's Center

Administration/Development Openings

Click the links to download the full job descriptions

FT Volunteer Coordinator

PT Donation Processing Specialist

PT Development Department Administrative Assistant

Apply for a Position at Shelter KC

To apply, you must send both resume and cover letter by mail or email to:

Shelter KC
Attn: Tim Bourland, HR Manager
1520 Cherry Street Kansas City, MO 64108
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Shelter KC is an E-Verify participating employer.

*Please indicate what positions you are interested in on your cover letter.

Invited for an Interview? Download the Employment Application

Have you spoken to our HR Manager and been invited to fill out a complete Employment Application? If so, please click below to download our employment application and return your completed form vie email or by mail.

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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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