OPPORTUNITIES!

At Project Genesis, our employees are our greatest resource. The agency’s excellent reputation has been earned by the outstanding performance of our dedicated staff. We are looking for applicants with a passion for making a difference, one person at a time. If you envision yourself as part of a team that is committed to helping people with disabilities to live full and independent lives in their communities, please view our employment opportunities below.

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As a Project Genesis employee you:
  • Have an impact on the lives of individuals within your community.
  • Work in a nurturing environment with like-minded people who care deeply about each other and the work they do.
  • Grow professionally by using current skills and developing new skills to meet the challenging and changing needs of the individuals we serve.
  • Participate in on the job and formal professional development opportunities.
  • Work with your manager to develop and achieve goals to advance your career path.
  • Receive a competitive compensation package:
    • Competitive starting wage
    • Medical Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-term Disability Insurance
    • Long-term Disability Insurance
    • 401K
    • Profit Sharing Plan
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Paid Time Off
    • Holidays
COMMUNITY BASED RECRUITING EVENTS

As a community based provider, we recruit, work, and train within your community. Here is a list of upcoming community based recruiting events. We look forward to meeting prospective applicants, to discuss programs and positions, and explore an alignment between your skills and abilities and current opportunities. Attendees will generally complete an application at the event and speak to a manager or human resource representative.

Hartford American Job Center
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 – 10:00am to 12:00pm
37 Marne Street, Hamden, CT 06514

Asnuntuck Community College
Thursday, March 23, 2017 – 8:30am to 12:00pm
Freshwater Commons, Asnuntuck Community College
170 Elm Street, Enfield, CT

Manchester American Job Center
Friday, March 24, 2017 – 9:00am to 12:00pm
893 Main St, Manchester, C

Three Rivers Community College
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 – 10:00am to 12:00pm
TRCC, Front Lobby, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT

MCC Spring 2017 Regional Job Fair
Friday, March 31, 2017 – 10:00am to 1:00pm
Manchester Community College, Great Path Gymnasium
MCC, Manchester, CT

CCSU Spring 2017 Career Fair
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Central CT State University, Alumni Hall, Student Center
1615 Stanley Street, New Britain, CT

ECSU Spring 2017 Career Fair
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Sports Center, 83 Windham St, Willimantic, CT

WCSU Spring 2017 Career Fair
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 – 1:00pm to 4:30pm
O’Neil Center, West Campus, Danbury, CT

Manchester Community College
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 – 10:00am to 2:00pm
Cougar’s Cave, MCC, Manchester, CT

Hartford American Job Center
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 – 9:00am to 12:00pm
3580 Main St, Hartford, CT

Three Rivers Community College
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 – 11:30am to 2:30pm
TRCC, C 101 Alcove, 574 New London Turnpike, Norwich, CT

Manchester American Job Center
Friday, April 21, 2017 – 9:00am to 12:00pm
893 Main St, Manchester, CT

Acquired Brain Injury Medicaid Waiver Program

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

Open Positions Include:
Companions

Companions work one on one with individuals with brain injuries to provide non-medical care, supervision, and socialization in accordance with the client’s service plan. Minimum requirements: H.S. Diploma or equivalent, experience working with disabilities preferred. Note: Must have 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 Ref ABI100 on Subject Line, EOE/AA

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Opportunities include:

  • Chester: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Clinton: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Lyme: FT, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Windsor: FT, PD, Overnights, Weekends
  • Glastonbury: PT, Days, Weekends
  • Groton: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Manchester: FT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Mansfield: FT, PT, PD, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Middletown: PD, Weekends
  • Mystic: PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Norwich: PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Plainfield: FT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Rocky Hill: PT, PD, Evenings Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • South Windsor: FT, PT, PD: Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Vernon: PT, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays
  • Waterbury: FT, PT, Evenings, Weekends
  • Wethersfield: PD, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Willimantic: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
Living Skills Trainers

Living Skills Trainers deliver services on an individual basis to persons with acquired brain injuries.  Services provided are intended to improve the individual’s ability to live independently in the community. Minimum requirements: H.S. Diploma or equivalent, and 2 years’ experience working with ABI, or Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year experience working with ABI. Note: Must have 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 Ref ABIST230 on Subject Line  EOE/AA

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Opportunities include:

  • Chester: PT, PD, Days, Weekends
  • Clinton: PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Colchester: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Hartford: PD, Weekdays
  • East Lyme: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekends
  • Groton: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Jewett City: PT, Days, Weekdays
  • Manchester: PD, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Middletown: PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Mystic: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • New London: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Norwich: PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Somers: FT, Days, Weekdays
  • Vernon: FT, PT, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Waterbury: PT, Days, Weekends
  • Wethersfield: PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Willimantic: PT, PD, Weekends
Full Time Substitute Companions

Full Time Substitute Companions work one on one with individuals with brain injuries to provide non-medical care, supervision, and socialization in accordance with client’s service plan. Full Time Companion Substitutes work flexible hours, second and third shifts, weekdays and weekends, in Hartford and Middlesex or Windham and New London Counties. Position includes full time benefits and premium rate. This is a perfect position for someone who is interested in gaining a wide range of experiences by working with a variety of individuals. Minimum requirements: H.S. Diploma or equivalent, experience working with disabilities preferred. Noted: Must have reliable transportation and valid driver’s license. Interested applicants please select Apply Now button below, mail resume/salary requirements to Project Genesis, Inc. P.O. Box 799, Willimantic, CT 06226, or fax (860) 456-7417. Include Ref. ABI200 on Subject Line, EOE/AA

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Management and Administration
Open Positions Include:
Program Manager

Project Genesis Inc. is growing and looking for individuals passionate about taking a leadership role to support adults and children with disabilities in the Central Connecticut region. Responsibilities include case management, program coordination, supervision of staff, scheduling, reporting, and implementation of behavior plans. A Bachelor’s degree in a human services, education, or related field and minimum 2 years’ supervisory experience required. Experience providing daily living skills, vocational services, teaching, job development, and job coaching in community based settings or group homes helpful. Excellent benefits, competitive salary, and great work environment with a progressive, growing Social Service organization. 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 Ref PM2000 on 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

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. Minimum requirements: High School diploma or equivalent.  Bachelor’s Degree preferred and 1 year of experience in the Human Services field. Ideal candidates will have excellent oral and written communication skills. Note: Must have 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, fax to (860) 456- 7417. EEO/AA

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Opportunities include:

  • JC101 –  Per diem flexible positions available, including 1st and 2nd shifts, in the Enfield, Hartford, Manchester, Middletown, New London, Norwich areas.
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

Want to make a different in a young person’s life? Education Mentors in our Special Education Support Services Program work 1:1 with students with special needs in community settings. Experience in human services, education in disabilities, and/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. 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 SESS101 on Subject Line. EOE/AA

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Opportunities include:

  • Chaplin (Parish Hill): FT, PT, Days
  • Columbia: FT, PD, Days
  • East Hartford: FT, PD, Days
  • Killingly: FT, PT, PD, Days
  • Hartford: FT, PD, Days
  • Marlborough: PT, PD, Days
  • Milford: PD, Days
  • Norwich: FT, Days
  • Orange: PD, Days
  • Plainville: FT, Days
  • Southbury: FT, Days
  • Windham: FT, PT, PD, Days