(Updated: January 21, 2017)


Hope House Foundation is currently accepting applications for a full time coordinator position. The coordinator position is a key leadership position within the organization. We currently have fourteen service teams. Each team supports approximately 10 persons with developmental disabilities in their own apartments in the community. Service teams are located in Norfolk, Chesapeake and Virginia Beach. The coordinator is the supervisor of the team and works out of an apartment office at the service location.

Hope House Foundation seeks a highly skilled, conscientious, and positive individual to lead a team and coordinate services at one of our Norfolk locations in Ocean View. The Coordinator provides orientation, training, and ongoing supervision to approximately 6 full time and 10 part-time employees, ensure persons with disabilities receive competent care & quality services; proven leadership skills & the ability to maintain a supportive, productive, and participatory workplace is required. Key position qualifications: (1) Strong time management & organizational skills; ability to multi-task (2) Effective written & verbal communication skills (3) Experience & maturity to lead others (4) Experience in residential services for adults with developmental disabilities or in a related field (5) Crisis management and behavioral support experience (6) Positive outlook, excited by and willing to lead change

The schedule is: Schedule: Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm, flexibility required. This is an on call position.

$35,049.35 annually with benefits

If you would like to apply for the Coordinator position online please click here.

Part Time Direct Support Professional

Hope House Foundation is currently accepting applications for part-time direct care support staff. The support staff position is rewarding, challenging, and fun! We are looking for professional people willing to go the extra mile with a friendly demeanor and caring heart.

Hope House Foundation is currently hiring part-time employees to work evenings and weekends. Our support staff work directly with the people receiving services assisting with all activities of daily living. Support staff assist individuals with preparing their meals, maintaining their apartments, completing laundry, medical appointments, recreation and socialization, personal hygiene and any other tasks that the individuals may desire assistance. Hours available on weekdays are generally 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. shifts. We have various shifts open on the weekend in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Support staff are matched with a specific location/ team and develop a regular schedule with their supervisor. A one year commitment is preferred. Support staff must be able to work a minimum of two shifts per week plus attend a monthly team meeting. If you desire a job where you "make a difference" and every day is a little different, please join us at Hope House!

The schedule is:

The hourly rate for this position is $10.46

If you would like to apply for the Part Time Direct Support Professional position online please click here.

Support Assistant

Hope House Foundation is currently accepting applications for a full-time direct care support assistant for one of its teams. Hope House Foundation operates services in Norfolk, Chesapeake and Virginia Beach. Each employee is matched with a location that becomes his/her "home team". We provide thorough training for new employees and there are opportunities for advancement within the organization!

The Enfield team is seeking a reliable, dedicated, and kind individual to fill a full time Direct Support Professional position. The Enfield team is located in Norfolk. The support assistant provides direct care to adults with cognitive disabilities living in their own apartments in the community. The individuals receiving support with day-to-day tasks are adults with a wide variety of needs and interests. The support assistant helps with many tasks including meal preparations, grocery shopping, laundry, medications, recreation, and hygiene. Individuals may use wheelchairs and require assistance with lifting and transferring. The support assistant is one of approximately twenty staff persons working as part of the team. We are looking for a motivated individual who works well as part of a team and takes the initiative to get things done. In addition to the annual salary, other benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, and generous paid leave.

The schedule is: Sunday 7a-3p,Monday 1p-9p,Tuesday 1p-9p,Wednesday 1p-9p and Thursday 8a-4p

$22,880.88 annually

If you would like to apply for the Support Assistant position online please click here.

Thank you for your interest in working at Hope House Foundation. We prefer that you complete our employment application online; however, you still have the option of completing a paper application. Please download the application , print it out, and fill it in.