Advice to the media
Texas Human Services and Health Commission
HHS Executive Commissioner
Date:August 18, 2021
Richmond State Lifestyle Center Accommodation Recruitment Event
AUSTIN – Richmond State Supported Living Center is hosting a recruitment event on Thursday, Aug. 19 to find and hire candidates for more than 100 open positions. Recruiters can offer on-site jobs to qualified applicants.
The center has openings for direct support professionals. Duties include helping residents with daily living, therapy, and vocational training. The Richmond State Supported Living Center provides residential care for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
“Working at the state-supported life center gives you the opportunity to have a positive impact on someone’s life every day,” said Erin Knight, director of the Richmond State-Supported Life Center. “It’s a rewarding job to be able to take care of someone and see how they benefit from it.”
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, face masks and social distancing will be required at the event and staff will follow CDC safety guidelines.
What: Recruitment event for various positions at the Richmond State Supported Living Center
When: Thursday, August 19, 9 a.m. to noon
On: Richmond State Supported Living Center, 2100 Preston Street, Richmond
Job seekers must bring acceptable I-9 documents in order to be eligible for an on-site job offer. If they receive an offer, they must pass a background check before starting work.
Texas Health and Human Services, which operates 13 state-supported living centers, offers many benefits to employees, including medical and dental insurance, career advancement opportunities, paid training, paid vacations, and sick leave.
To see vacancies, candidates can visit the job page. For more information, contact recruiter Melissa Salinas at 281-344-4025 or email her.