NMBCH Employment Information

Whether you simply want to volunteer or feel called to a more permanent position, New Mexico Baptist Children's Home is always seeking qualified, committed Christian men and women who have a heart for service.  Please check out our opportunities listed below, email, or call us at 575-359-1254.


Beside job-specific qualifications, each person on staff at NMBCH must:

  • Have a minimum of a high school education and must be willing to participate in continuing education and training.
  • Be an active member of a Southern Baptist Church
  • Have a deep personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord
  • Show evidence in their daily life of Christian character and commitment 
  • Show in their daily relationships, appropriate compassion and concern for the well being of children and families.
  • Feel a special calling to work with children.
  • Be married a minimum of two years if they are a couple seeking employment as houseparents.


Current Opportunities

We are currently seeking applicants for:



New Mexico Baptist Children's Home has an excellent full-time opportunity for an Administrative Assistant on the Portales campus. This position will provide support in order to have an effective office environment. Responsibilities will include answering phone calls, scheduling meetings, greeting and directing visitors, assisting staff, managing data, and more. 


Applicants must be mature, Christian persons active in a Southern Baptist Church,  proficient in Microsoft Office,  able to communicate effectively, a team player,  have a high school degree or equivalent, organizational and administrative skills;  data entry experience will be helpful. 


Please send resume to:




Click here to learn more about houseparents. Please download and complete an application for each person.

Mail or e-mail the completed application to the location indicated at the top of the first page. Applications materials can be sent to srichard@nmbch.com.

Houseparent Application
houseparent employment application.docx
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