Careers Community Employment

Job One Careers

Community-Based Employment Services

Job One Careers provides community-based employment choices. The Job One Careers team works with Vocational Rehabilitation and the Missouri Department of Mental Health to focus on serving those who wish to be more integrated in the community and earn competitive wages alongside non-disabled peers.

Individuals with disabilities who live in Jackson, Clay, Cass, Lafayette, or Platte Counties in Missouri are eligible to receive the following services through Job One Careers:

  • Tailored job-development services based on one’s unique abilities, skills, and interests
  • Assistance with career exploration, on-site job training, and job-retention supports and services
  • Free assistance for job seekers and employers
  • Pre-vocational services for individuals considering community employment who want to sharpen their skills
  • Transition services for youth entering the workforce after high school


Contact the Job One Careers Team via email or call 816-595-1652.

For more diversity-inclusive employment opportunities visit Our Ability Connect.