Employment Opportunities

Agape House Children's Home is growing. Check this page from time to time to learn about new employment opportunities with us. If you are interested in applying, please submit your resume to:

Melinda Gatheright
Personnel Committee Chairperson

Agape House Children’s Home, Inc.

P.O. Box 10986

El Dorado, AR 71730


Phone (870) 444-5000

Fax (870) 444-5049

El Dorado Promise

The Promise provides graduates of El Dorado High School with a scholarship covering tuition and mandatory fees that can be used at any accredited two- or four-year, public or private educational institution in the US.

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Open Positions

Open Positions




This position is live-in for the entire shift. The Relief Parent is the primary caregiver for the children living in campus homes. He/she is responsible for ensuring that a positive, healthy, and stable home life is maintained while also contributing to children's social, emotional, moral, and spiritual development.

This position is highly involved in the daily activities of the children. Activities include, but are not limited to, preparing meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) for up to 7 children, assisting with household chores, and transporting children to and from activities. Relief houseparent(s) are also involved in planning and engaging in activities with the children, such as off-campus trips and campus activities. Sunday church service attendance is required.

The campus is non-smoking. The Relief Houseparent earns $89 per day. All candidate must be 21 years of age or older and have a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidates must pass a legal background check and have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record. Employees will operate a company vehicle for resident transportation. Candidates must be able to pass all DCFS licensing requirements for the position. Good communications skills both verbal and written are required.

Please email your resume and any questions you might have to mgatheright@supportagape.org. You an also message us here or call 870-444-5000. We look forward to hearing from you soon!