Employment Opportunities

Join our team and work in a collaborative environment where opportunities are endless, skills are stretched and excellence is rewarded.

If you want to make a difference in people's lives; If you think you've got what it takes, and
If you meet the minimum requirements for any of the listed openings,

You might be exactly what we are looking for!

To qualify, all candidates MUST be able to pass a pre-employment background check, have a high school diploma/GED or degree as it pertains to the position. Please forward your resume to:


West Haven Community House
c/o Human Resources
227 Elm Street
West Haven, CT 06516
or email: hr@whcommunityhouse.org or fax it to (203) 937-9052


The following are the current openings as of 10/29/2018:

Community Connections Positions

Residential Counselor
Creative, caring individuals needed to work in our residential program for adults with intellectual disabilities. The Residential Counselor will provide services to residential clients in the areas of daily living activities and independent skills based on need.

Residential Counselors implement behavior programs and facilitate and promote community integration, and are expected to maintain a clean, safe and healthy environment for the residential clients and are required to stay on shift until relieved by another staff member.

Requirements include:

  • Minimum high school degree/GED and two years' experience with individuals with ID, or college degree and a minimum of one year experience

  • Valid State of Connecticut driver's license with a clean driving record

1. Sat/Sun: 3:00pm - 11:00pm
2. Sat/Sun: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
3. Sat/Sun: 8:00am - 3:00pm
4. Sat/Sun: 3:00pm - 9:00pm
5. Sat/Sun: 8:00am - 8:00pm
6. Sat/Sun: 9:00am - 3:00pm
7. Sun: 12:00pm - 5:00pm
8. Thur - Saturday: 11:00pm - 9:00am

Salary: $12.50-$14.50 per hour, DOE

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