If you have a genuine interest in working in child and youth care, Good Samaritan Boys Ranch (GSBR) may offer opportunities for employment. The Ranch seeks dedicated people who possess the skills and desire to help children in need.

All current openings will be advertised in the local newspapers (Bolivar and Springfield).

Applications available at the Good Samaritan Boys Ranch. For more information, call 376-2238.

Open Positions:

Listed below are the job descriptions for the typical jobs offered at GSBR.

Full-time Youthcare Workers working with adolescent males age 12-18. Must be 21 or older, High School diploma or GED, good driving record. Benefits.

Security/Nightwatch – Responsible for overnight child care for residents at Good Samaritan Boys Ranch. Duties include checking safety of all residents, logging bed checks, maintaining security of buildings and helping childcare in the mornings. Must be at least 21 years of age, have valid Class E drivers license. Special working conditions: awake all night; working with potentially aggressive adolescent boys.

Laundry Worker/Housekeeper – Responsible for washing and drying residents’ laundry, daily cleaning of the recreation room, laundry room, and bathrooms and foyer in the Recreation Center. Position is permanent part-time. Diploma or G.E.D. required, 21 years of age or over, must pass a child abuse/neglect screening, criminal background check and drug test.

Applications available at the Good Samaritan Boys Ranch. For more information, call 417-376-2238.

All employees must undergo pre-employment drug screenings and background checks.

The Good Samaritan Boys Ranch is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate applicants or employees according to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.