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Lafayette Habilitation Center is a 501(c)3 not for profit organization operating under the guidance of Focus on Residential Services

We provide long term residential care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We are staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


We welcome all interested candidates to apply for any of our employment opportunities. We offer full time and part time positions in the following departments:

  • Direct Care
  • Dietary
  • Nursing (must be at least LPN certified)
  • Maintenance
  • Housekeeping/Laundry
  • Activity
  • Administration


Our benefit package for eligible employees includes:

  • Competitive hourly and salary pay rate
  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • AFLAC Supplemental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k with annual employer contribution
  • 7 1/2 Paid Holidays
  • Ongoing profession development and training


All applicants must:

  1. Be at least 18 years of age.
  2. Complete and sign an employment application.
  3. Provide proof of completion of education (High School or GED required). Any cost involved is at the applicant’s expense.
  4. Provide proof of negative coronavirus testing.
  5. Provide proof of coronavirus vaccination, if completed.

Upon successful completion of these 4 items, applicants will then be required to successfully complete the following (all employer paid):

  1. Basic physical exam and drug screen.
  2. PPD TB skin test.
  3. Multi-State Criminal, Sex Offender, and 7-year Country Criminal Record search.
  4. Missouri Highway Patrol and fingerprinting background check.
  5. Child abuse and neglect background check.


Our office accepts paper applications Monday through Friday (except holidays) between the hours of 9:30am and 2:30pm. Please contact our Human Resources Department for additional information at 314-771-4777.