Our employees are our greatest resource.
Project Genesis employees share a passion for making a difference, one person at a time. Our reputation has been earned by their excellence. And in return, they are met with an award-winning workplace culture that challenges, nurtures and values them.
Our employees receive thorough training, regular feedback, and growth opportunities, enabling them to deliver high quality services and advance their career.

Our employees receive thorough training, regular feedback, and growth opportunities, enabling them to deliver high quality services and advance their career.

They also receive a competitive compensation package that includes:

  • Competitive starting wages
  • Medical, dental, and life insurance
  • 401K and profit sharing
  • Professional development
  • Short-term and long-term disability insurance
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Employee assistance program
Develop the best in yourself and others.

Join a team that is committed to helping people with disabilities live full and independent lives in their communities.

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UPCOMING RECRUITING EVENTS
As a community-based provider, we recruit, work, and train in your community.

Look for Project Genesis at the following recruiting events! We look forward to meeting prospective applicants, discussing programs and positions, and exploring an alignment between your abilities and our current opportunities.

Attendees will generally complete an application at the event and speak to a manager or human resource representative.

Hamden American Job Center *On Site Interviews
Tuesday, November 19th from 10am to 2pm
37 Marne Street, Hamden, CT

Career Open House *On Site Interviews
Friday, November 22nd from 10am to 4pm
Main Office, 720 Main Street, 3rd Floor, Willimantic, CT

ACQUIRED BRAIN INJURY MEDICAID WAIVER PROGRAM

Through the Acquired Brain Injury program, Project Genesis employees provide high-caliber, non-medical supports to help individuals develop the skills necessary to enjoy an independent and productive lifestyle.

Open Positions Include:

Companions (ABI100)

Project Genesis, Inc. is currently seeking Direct Care Staff members to deliver services as Companions within our Acquired Brain Injury Program.

Work one-on-one with individuals to help improve their ability to live independently in the community. Provide non-medical care, supervision, and socialization in accordance with the client’s service plan.

Full Time, Part Time, and Per Diem Schedules Available. Companion positions available Evenings, Overnights and Weekends. Opportunities available in Hartford, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland and Windham Counties. #HCA.0001083

Companion Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Reliable transportation, good driving record, valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Experience working with disabilities preferred, but not required for all positions
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Independent Living Skills Trainer (ILST) (ABIST230)

Project Genesis, Inc. is currently seeking Independent Living Skills Trainers (ILST) within our Acquired Brain Injury Program.

Work one-on-one with individuals to help improve their ability to live independently in the community. Provide non-medical care, supervision, and socialization in accordance with the client’s service plan.

Full Time, Part Time, and Per Diem Schedules Available. ILST positions available Days, Evenings and Weekends. Opportunities in Hartford, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland and Windham Counties.

ILST Requirements:

  • H.S. Diploma or equivalent, and 2 years’ experience working with ABI OR Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year experience working with ABI in a community based setting.
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Reliable transportation, good driving record, valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
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Note: All positions require reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. Interested applicants, please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456-7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES JOBS PROGRAM

Through the Adults with Disabilities Program, employees help adults find and keep a job by providing Work Evaluations, Job Coaching, Working Interviews, School-to-Work Transition services, and On the Job Training.

Open Positions Include:

Job Coaches – Ref JC101

Job Coaches provide skills training and job counseling at local job sites to adults with disabilities. Ideal for individuals able to work during the day as needed but wanting flexibility for personal plans. Qualified candidates including college students and retirees welcome to apply.

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Reliable transportation, good driving record, valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Experience working with disabilities preferred, but not required for all positions
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Note: All positions require reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. Interested applicants, please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456-7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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SPECIAL EDUCATION SUPPORT SERVICES PROGRAM

Through the SESS program, employees provide one-on-one transition services to students diagnosed with intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, PDD/NOS, emotional disabilities, and mental illness.

Open Positions Include:

Education Mentor – Ref SESS101

Mentors in our Special Education Support Services Program work 1:1 with students in community settings. Experience in human services, coaching or education required. Knowledge of mental health related issues, behavior management and transition skills including job coaching, functional academics, and daily living skills helpful. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to work independently and in community settings. Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, ability to obtain an Endorsement A license upon hire and be willing to travel within a 30 miles radius.

Full Time, Part Time and Per Diem Schedules Available during Weekday Day hours in Hartford, Middletown and Willimantic.

Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Reliable transportation, good driving record, valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
  • Ability to obtain an Endorsement A license upon hire
  • Experience in human services, education in disabilities, and/or education required.
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Note: Must have reliable transportation, valid driver’s license, ability to obtain an Endorsement A license upon hire and be willing to travel within a 30-mile radius. Interested applicants, please select the Apply Now button below, mail resume and salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax to (860) 456- 7417. Include the appropriate Ref Code on the subject line. EOE/AA

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MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION
Open Positions Include:

Program Manager– Vocational (PMADJP)

Project Genesis, Inc. is seeking a full-time Program Manager to provide vocational services to individuals with disabilities referred by the Bureau of Rehabilitation in Hartford, Middlesex and Windham Counties.

Position involves marketing to employers, matching consumers to employment opportunities, supervising staff, doing assessments, job coaching, and writing reports.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant area,
  • Five years experience providing community based vocational services to persons with disabilities,
  • Experience developing competitive employment,
  • Experience developing strategies for successful employment,
  • Sales and marketing experience,
  • Supervisory experience,
  • and Oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience working with DORS and BRS preferred.
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Program Manager (PM200)

Project Genesis seeks Program Managers to support students and adults with disabilities in Hartford, Tolland and Windham Counties.

Responsibilities include case management, program coordination, hiring, supervision, retention, scheduling, billing, reporting and implementing behavior plans. The position is responsible to maintain professional relationships with all stakeholders and ensure documentation meets standards set by federal, state and local guidelines.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Services, Education or a related field.
  • 2 years supervisory experience
  • 2 years experience working with disabilities
  • Reliable transportation, good driving record, valid driver’s license and proof of insurance
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