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Wichita Children's Home

Want a Job that Matters?

We have a number of employment opportunities available and are looking to hire talented people! Please review the basic requirements and the positions listed below. To fill out an application, please download the pdf file below. Return via email to hr@wch.org or by mail:

Wichita Children's Home
7271 E. 37th St. N.
Wichita, Kansas 67226

Job Application

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The Wichita Children's Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
It is the policy of the Wichita Children's Home that all individuals have the right to participate in employment, programs and activities operated by the Wichita Children's Home regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, disability, and age.
Employment applications are available at the Front Desk Monday-Friday 8a-5p.
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No phone calls please.

Available Positions

Clinical Director

The Clinical Director of Residential Programming is responsible for the management of the residential programs and serves on the management team of Wichita Children’s Home. The Clinical Director provides vision and leadership to ensure quality service provision and coordination of services to youth and families impacted by child abuse, neglect and exploitation.


Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Counseling, Psychiatric Nurse, or related field. Must have a valid Kansas clinical license. 5 years related experience strongly preferred.


Full-time; 40 hours/week

Accounting Assistant

Responsible for assisting Controller with budgets, monthly reporting, and Accounts Payable.


3-6 months related experience; one-year certificate from college or technical school.


Part-time; Days/Hours Vary (20 hours/week)

Staff Cook

Accurately and efficiently prepares and serves well-balanced, nutritious meals to residents, staff and caterings in and outside of the building. Meals must meet all KSDE and USDA requirements for the reimbursement program. Must document and keep track of all paperwork for the KSDE program and ensure the kitchen is clean and sanitized at all times.


HS Diploma/GED and 6 months related experience required.


Full-time; Tuesday-Saturday 8:30a-5:30p (40 hours/week)

Empowerment Counselor

Supervise the physical and psychological well-being of each resident in their care, and implement trauma informed care in their interactions with the residents. As a role model, they must demonstrate and guide youth in daily living skills, maintain structure, and perform crisis intervention as required. Empowerment Counselors shall work with appropriate staff to provide necessary services, as required by DCF guidelines for emergency and temporary care facilities.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. One to two years related experience and/or training preferred. Active driver’s license required. Must be at least 21 years of age.


Full time and part time opportunities available.
1st shift: 6a-2p
2nd shift: 2p-10p
3rd shift: 10p-6a