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.

Old Saybrook Acton Public Library
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
10:30am to 12pm and 5:30pm to 7pm
60 Old Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, CT

Waterford Public Library, Conference Room
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
1pm to 5pm
49 Rope Ferry Rd, Waterford, 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:

  • Branford: PD, Weekends
  • Chester: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Clinton: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Deep River: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Lyme: FT, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Enfield: PT, Weekends
  • Glastonbury: PT, Days, Weekends
  • Groton: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Manchester: FT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Mansfield: PT, PD, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Mystic: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Norwich: FT, PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Plainfield: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekends
  • Rocky Hill: PT, PD, Evenings Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • South Windsor: FT, PT, PD: Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Vernon: PT, Evenings, Weekdays
  • Waterbury: FT, Evenings, Weekends
  • Wethersfield: FT, PT, PD, Evenings, Overnights, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Willimantic: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekdays, 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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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:

  • Branford: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Chester: PT, PD, Days, Weekends
  • Clinton: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Colchester: PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Deep River: PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • East Lyme: PT, PD, Evenings, Weekends
  • Groton: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Jewett City: PT, Days, Weekdays
  • Manchester: FT, PT, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Mystic: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • New London: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekdays
  • Norwich: FT, PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Somers: FT, Days, Weekdays
  • South Windsor: PT, Days, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Vernon: FT, PT, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Waterbury: PT, Days, Weekends
  • Wethersfield: FT, PT, PD, Days, Evenings, Weekdays, Weekends
  • Willimantic: FT, PT, PD, Days, Weekends
Program Manager - Central CT

Project Genesis, Inc., seeks a Program Manager for its Acquired Brain Injury Program (ABI) in the Central Connecticut region. ABI program provides high caliber supports directed toward assisting individuals with ABI develop the skills necessary to enjoy an independent and productive lifestyle. Position is responsible for case management, program coordination, supervision of staff, and on-call responsibilities. A Bachelor’s degree in a human services related field and minimum 2 years’ supervisory experience required. Experience with ABI and managing in Group Home helpful. Successful candidate will demonstrate strong communication skills, experience scheduling and managing a case load, ability to work as part of an interdepartmental team, and knowledge of behavior management protocols. Excellent benefits, competitive salary, and great work environment with a progressive, growing Nonprofit. 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 PM100 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:

  • Griswold/Voluntown: FT, PT, PD
  • Killingly: FT, PT, PD
  • Windham: FT, PT, PD