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 who 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
email: hr@whcommunityhouse.org
fax: (203) 937-9052

The following are the current openings as of 2/5/21:


Children & Youth Services Positions


Assistant Teacher (Part Time)
We are looking for creative and enthusiastic people committed to providing quality care that facilitates the social, emotional, intellectual, and physical growth of children, stressing the importance of individuality, diversity, unity, choice and autonomy.
Requirements include:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Child Development Associate Certification preferred
  • 1 year teaching experience, and 1 year childcare experience preferred
  • Minimum requirement: High School Diploma and two years of related experience working with children, although some college work in a relevant field is preferred.
  • Certification in CPR preferred.

Salary: $12.00 - $13.50 per hour, DOE

Hours: Mon-Fri, 7am to 9am and/or 12:30pm - 5:30pm

Community Connections Positions

Residential Life Skills Coach (Full Time, Part Time & Weekends)
The LSC provide services to all residents living within the West Haven Community House Residential Program in the areas of daily living activities and independent life skills. The coach implements behavior programs; facilitates and promotes community integration, and is expected to maintain a clean, safe and healthy environment for the residents.

Requirements include:
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Minimum of an Associate's degree and 1 year experience or High School. Diploma and two years of related experience with adults with intellectual disabilities.
  • Must be DDS Medication Administration Certification, or the ability to obtain and maintain within six months of hire.
  • Certification in CPR required prior to hire.
  • A valid CT driver's license for three or more years, and the ability to obtain and maintain approval from vehicle leasing vendor.

Salary: $15.00 - $17.25 per hour, DOE

Driver (part time/split shift)
Experienced drivers needed to transport adults with disabilities to and from day program.

Requirements include:

• Valid State of Connecticut driver’s license with a clean driving record
• Minimum of five years driving experience
Valid Public Service license or CDL
• Must be 21 years of age or older

Hours: 20 hours per week, Mon-Fri, Split shift 7am to 9am and 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Salary: $14.75 per hour

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