We attribute our success to our dedicated and caring employees.  If you aspire to make a difference in the substance use and mental health field, we encourage you to submit a resume. View a complete list of current job openings.

We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits including medical and dental insurance, three weeks vacation, ten hours of sick leave per month, five personal leave days, eleven holidays, short term disability, life insurance, SEP pension plan (the agency contributes 3%) and 403B pretax retirement plan. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without respect to race, color, religious creed, age, sex, sexual orientation, physical disability, or marital status.

AICD - Job Developer

Job Developer: Mon-Thurs 8-4pm and Friday 9-5pm: Conducts job readiness assessments, facilitates job development groups and individual job readiness sessions including on-line job search, outreach to and networking with employers, and transportation to interviews. Bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience.

Grace House - 2nd shift part-time

Client Supervisor part-time 2nd shift; 4pm-12am Saturday and Sunday . Responsible for monitoring and supervising clients, monitors urinalysis, providing transportation and clerical tasks as assigned. High school diploma or GED and 1 year related exp. Hourly rate based on experience: $12.13-$14.44.Grace House is a 5-bed mental health program for women who are involved in the criminal justice system.

Next Step Cottage - Client Supervsior part-time

Client Supervisor part-time: 8am-8pm Saturday and Sunday.Responsible for filing, data entry, monitoring and supervising clients, monitors urinalysis, providing transportation and clerical tasks as assigned. High school diploma or GED and 1 year related experience. Next Step cottage is a work release program for women re-entering the community after incarceration.

Outpatient Services - Administrative Assistant I

Administrative Assistant I: 11-7:30pm Monday, Tuesday & Thursday & 10-7:30 Wednesday in Willimantic and 9am-2pm Friday in Danielson. Responsibilities include: Answering the phones, greeting clients, checking in clients, scheduling appointments, reminder calls to clients, payment collection, data entry, toxicology monitoring and filing. High school diploma or GED and 1 year related experience.

Outpatient Services - Case Manager part-time

Case Manager: Assist clients in the local homeless shelter with obtaining housing, completing documents for entitlements, and providing transportation to treatment services. Ensures all client information is entered into the database.  Bachelor's degree or Associate's degree and 1 year related exp. required. Bilingual Spanish preferred.

Perception House

Client Supervisor: Hours: Monday 4-6pm for staff meeting, Wednesday 3-10 (Wed. is negotiable), Saturday & Sunday 4-12am. Responsible for monitoring and supervising clients, providing transportation, clerical tasks as assigned. HS or GED & 1 year related experience.

Risk Reduction Services - Outreach Worker

Risk Reduction Outreach II: Monday – Friday 8:30-4:30pm. Duties: conduct power point presentations on HIV & sex education, promote harm reduction, provide Narcan training, complete HIV and Hep C testing, enter HIV and Hep C info into database, conduct home visits, assist the syringe exchange program, attend committee meetings, refer clients to appropriate services, provide follow-up case management, attend yearly trainings through DPH.


Our highly skilled professionals are dedicated to helping clients achieve personal growth and fulfillment. The success of our programs can be traced to a knowledgeable and caring staff.

Employment opportunities within Perception Programs include full-time, part-time and per diem positions. We are well respected within Connecticut as a provider of high quality services, as well as a training ground for employees.

Our clinical positions require a Master's or Bachelor's Degree. We have many entry-level positions available and place a high value on experience, knowledge of substance use, mental health, community justice, HIV/AIDS, recovery, and 12-step programs.

Please apply online.