Community Living Connections

Our mission is to support individuals to live their
best life in their own home and in their community.

Positions Available

Community Living Connections is a Local Non-Profit and has provided support throughout Dane County since 2004. Individuals are supported in the communities of Madison and Stoughton. We are excited to be expanding our service area to support individuals who live in Fond du Lac, Beaver Dam, and Platteville! 

Because we believe every individual can make a unique contribution to our society, the majority of individuals we support are employed in the community and are out of their homes during the day. Typical work shifts include mornings, afternoon/evening hours and weekends. Overnight support is also utilized in some households and can be either awake or sleep.

Employment Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older to apply
  • Must have an acceptable background
  • Previous experience not required for entry level positions
  • A WI Drivers license, an acceptable driving record, access to a vehicle in good working condition and appropriate insurance is preferred.
  • All employees are required to proficiently read, speak and understand English. 

Current Positions Available:


Supported Living Staffapply now

Community Living Connections is a local, non-profit agency which supports individuals to live their best life in their own home and in their community.  Seeking people who can work independently, exercise good judgement, are compassionate, positive & great team members! If you enjoy building relationships and positively impacting people's lives, this could be a great fit for you!

Responsibilities  include

  • A range of support needs: Personal cares, Challenging behaviors, High medical needs, Physical mobility constraints
  • Socialization, and Fun!
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Details

  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour 
  • Part Time and Full Time hours available
  • Opportunities available in Madison, Stoughton, Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac
  • Part Time and Full Time Platteville opportunities include weekends
Download the full description: Supported Living Staff


 

Community Support Managerapply now

Advance your management career in Madison

Community Living Connections supports individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities, physical disabilities, and frail elders to live as independently as possible, in their own homes.  The supports CLC provides are flexible, person-centered and committed.   CLC has provided services since 2004. 

 Responsibilities Include

  • Identifying, coordinating and monitoring community services for individuals on their caseload.
  • Supervise, support and train direct care staff.
  • Communicate with families/guardians, care managers, and other members of the individual's support teams.
  • Conduct 2nd interviews.
  • Carry the emergency cell phone according to the rotation.
  • Work some evening and weekend hours as needed.
  • Work well independently as well as with a team

Position Requirements

  • To be considered, applicants will first and foremost have the desire to positively impact people's lives.
  • A degree in Human Services or a related field preferred.
  • If you do not have experience in the field, but are eager to learn, CLC provides paid training to meet the needs of our employees and the people we support.
  • Solid work history and prior experience working with adults with developmental disabilities in a residential setting and supervisory experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of, or experience working with, Family Care and IRIS programs would be beneficial.
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills and the ability to routinely make sound decisions regarding complex issues are required.
  • A WI Drivers license, an acceptable driving record, access to a vehicle in good working condition and appropriate insurance is required. Driver Eligibility Requirements outlined here
Position Details
  • Full Time position with benefits starting at $16.00/hour
  • Openings in Madison
  • Positions will remain open until filled

Download the full description: Community Support Manager


Live-In Supported Living Staff

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Earn Free Rent in Stoughton!

Hiring a Live-In Supported Living Staff! Earn free rent, and get to know a lot of fun, new people as the Live-In!

 This role consists of being the overnight responder for all individuals we support in the apartment complex. Working in coordination with a Night Owl Support Systems responder, and the CLC on-call Manager, you will be notified when someone in the building has reached out for help, so that you can go to their apartment and assist them. 

Earn free rent!

  • Great opportunity for free rent in exchange for being available on site during the overnight hours Sunday through Thursday.
  • Part Time hours pair well with student's schedules...or can be joined with Full Time hours with benefits!
  • Support a number of Stoughton men and women to live independently in their own apartment, throughout the complex!
  • ​​​​​​​Your responsibility will be to respond to any overnight needs as they arise Sunday-Thursday, and complete morning routines Monday-Friday. Supports may include personal cares.

Live-In Space

  • First floor apartment
  • 2 Bedrooms, 1 bathroom
  • In-unit washer & dryer
  • Porch with nature view
  • Private entry from porch, or from apartment complex hallway
  • Connected access to CLC staff office, which has its own bathroom and private entry

Position Details

  • Job title: Live In Supported Living Staff
  • Located in Stoughton
  • Must be on-site & available from 8:30pm-9:00am Sunday night through Friday morning.
  • Earn $13.00/hour while you complete morning routines 6-9am, Monday through Friday, as well as during any overnight awake hours. 
  • If the address where you work and live is your sole legal residence, the wages earned for your live-in responsibilities may be exempt from federal and state income taxes. 
  • Must be comfortable with providing personal cares.
  • A WI Drivers License and an acceptable driving record required.
  • Access to a vehicle in good working condition and proof of appropriate level of insurance preferred.

Supported Living Specialist

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New opportunity working with a variety of individuals each day!

We’re seeking a confident person for a leadership role! The Supported Living Specialist supports a number of people, with a variety of needs. Support will range from medical, behavioral, and developmental needs. Experience providing supports to individuals with developmental disabilities is preferred.

You’ll be key in quality assurance, and a leader for the agency while training new staff, maintaining documentation, and communicating with teams regularly.

Every day is different! As a Supported Living Specialist, you are trained to support a wide variety of individuals on your team, and will be stepping in to shifts where assistance is needed. This is a perfect opportunity for someone who seeks variety in their daily job, and looking to advance their career in human services!

Responsibilities Include

  • Working with a number of individuals with varying support needs
  • Leadership
  • Training staff
  • Maintaining documentation
  • Regular communication with team members
  • Quality assurance
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Personal cares
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Details

  • Flexibility with your schedule iscrucial to this position.   You will need to have the ability to work mornings, afternoons, evenings and overnights, including weekend shifts.
  • Solid direct support experience preferred
  • Must meet Driver Eligibility requirements
  • Part Time and Full Time openings
  • Wages begin at $15.00/hour
  • Located in Madison and Stoughton

On Site Live-Inapply now

Free Rent! East Madison Location!
  • Great opportunity for free rent in exchange for being available on site during the overnight hours Sunday through Thursday
  • Home located on East Side of Madison- support 4 lovely women to live independently!
  • Support includes hands-on personal care assistance
  • Part Time hours pair well with student's schedules...or can be joined with Full Time hours with benefits!

Live-In Space

  • Located on a spacious & bright lower level 
  • Private back entrance
  • Garage parking
  • Excellent storage
  • Area includes living room & bedroom
  • Bathroom with shower/tub combo
  • Shared washer & dryer
  • Shared kitchen
  • Large backyard, and adjacent to a wooded area

Responsibilities may include

  • A wide range of hands-on support needs
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Personal cares
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Requirements

  • Previous experience not required
  • Driver eligibility preferred but not required
  • Part Time position, with Full Time hours available
  • Free rent in exchange for being on site and available during overnight hours, Sunday through Thursday
  • Earn $13/hour for shifts 6:00-9:30am Monday through Friday

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff

 


 Supported Living Staff

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Support 3 Affectionate & Fun-Loving Stoughton Women!

If you love cake, dancing in the living room, and slapstick humor – we need you! Three Stoughton women are looking for a trust-worthy Staff who shares their interests, to support them to live independently in their home.

These ladies are very affectionate in nature, and enjoy getting loud and goofy. They like watching the Brady Bunch and Wheel of Fortune, anything Sean Cassidy, dancing to Neil Diamond, cooking, and having a relaxing night in! 

Experience not necessary, paid training is provided. Excellent opportunity for a student in occupational therapy, or individuals interested in nursing.  

Responsibilities Include

  • A range of support needs, including personal cares, cooking, use of a hoyer lift, use of a gait belt, supporting individuals through dementia, and occupational exercises.
  • Sharing an affectionate yet professional relationship with individuals supported
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Requirements

  • A WI Drivers license, an acceptable driving record, access to a vehicle in good working condition and appropriate insurance is preferred. Driver Eligibility Requirements outlined here
  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour
  • Part Time and Full Time openings
  • Hours available include: weekends,  overnights, mornings (6am-10am), evenings (3pm-9pm).
  • Located in Stoughton with possible travel to surrounding communities

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff


 Supported Living Staff

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Support 4 Busy Men in Madison!

Seeking an outgoing and reliable individual to support 4 active guys in their Madison community! This is an excellent opportunity to utilize your nursing skills, or gain experience as you pursue a degree in special education, although experience is not necessary! These 4 men enjoy going to sporting events and games, grabbing a drink with buddies, and staying busy in their community. The ideal applicant will be outgoing, patient, reliable, and have excellent communication skills.  Supports include regular lifting and transfers, personal cares, community outings and shopping. Shifts may include Awake Overnights, paid at the hourly rate of $13/hour.

Responsibilities Include

  • A range of support needs, including personal cares, transfers, and lifting.
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Requirements

  • A WI Drivers license, an acceptable driving record, access to a vehicle in good working condition and appropriate insurance is preferred. Driver Eligibility Requirements outlined here
  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour
  • Part Time and Full Time hours available
  • Located on Madison’s South East Side with possible travel to surrounding communities

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff


 Supported Living Staff

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Support an Active West-Madison Man!

Seeking a reliable person who is pro-active and positive, to work with a busy West-Side gentleman!! He enjoys doing projects around the house, and spending a lot of time out and about in the community in one-on-one settings. He enjoys going on walks, picnics, swimming at the YMCA, and seeing cool architecture, such as the Madison Capitol or the Milwaukee Museum of Art! Seasonal fun could include haunted houses, parades, or Monster Truck shows!

Looking for someone with a calm personality, a positive attitude, and good communication skills. Attention to detail is especially important!  Help him maintain his independence in his own home and community! As his Supported Living Staff you will also help him stay positive, and support him through emotional challenges.

Valuable skills for this position:

  • -Positive attitude.
  • -Problem-solving skills.
  • -Attention to detail.
  • -Communication skills.
  • -Calm personality.
  • -Proactive.
  • -Responsible.
  • -Must be willing to build relationships and trust.
  • -Experience in menu-planning and nutrition is a plus!
  • -Experience in direct support NOT required, we will train!
Responsibilities include
  • Supporting through emotional challenges
  • Community outings
  • Helping stay on track with goals (e.g.; home upkeep and healthy meal prep)
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Inspire others to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

 Position Details

  • Position title: Supported Living Staff
  • Previous experience not required
  • A WI Drivers license, an acceptable driving record, access to a vehicle in good working condition and appropriate insurance is required. Driver Eligibility Requirements outlined here
  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour
  • Part Time and Full Time hours available
  • Located on Madison's West Side, with local travel to surrounding communities.

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff


Creative Community Access (CCA) Supported Living Staff

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Daytime position, Monday-Friday!

Community Living Connections is currently seeking energetic employees for our Creative Community Access (CCA) program.  In this position, you will assist adults with developmental disabilities to be involved in their communities through participation in recreational activities, classes and other daytime, weekday events in the Madison and Stoughton communities.  As part of the CCA team, you will work during the day in a variety of different community-based settings with a number of individuals.  The people you support, and the activities they attend, may fluctuate daily.  The successful candidate will adapt to change quickly and effectively.

This is an exciting opportunity for a person who enjoys a lot of variety in their day and works well independently!

Responsibilities include

  • Drive and transport individuals in Madison and Stoughton
  • Support a variety of individual needs which may include personal care, challenging behaviors, high medical needs, and/or physical mobility constraints
  • Socialization, and Fun!
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Details

  • Position Title: Creative Community Access Support Staff
  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour 
  • Part Time opening
  • Monday-Friday 11:00am-3:30pm, with some flexibility on start and end times
  • Located in Madison and Stoughton
  • REQUIRED: Access to a vehicle in good working condition, a valid WI driver’s license, an acceptable driving record and proof of vehicle insurance, which meets CLC’s standards.
  • Previous experience working with individuals with disabilities not required but highly recommended
  • Previous experience working with individuals with challenging behaviors and assisting with personal cares would be beneficial

Supported Living Staff

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Seeking positive & Compassionate People for Evenings & Weekends!

Neighbors in your community want you to join them on weekends and weekday evenings!! Seeking employees who can work independently, exercise good judgement, are compassionate, positive and great team members! If you enjoy building relationships and positively impacting people’s lives, this could be a great fit for you!

Responsibilities include community outings, helping others strive for goals, assisting with personal cares and a range of support needs, maintaining routines, encouraging healthy living, providing companionship, and year-round fun!

Fun ranges from shopping, movies, VSA Choir, Friday nights out, church, parades, parks, visits to the Zoo, attending Festivals, joking around, puzzles, comics, and much more!

Responsibilities include

  • Providing support to assist individuals who may experience Challenging behaviors, High medical needs, Physical mobility constraints
  • Provide personal care
  • Socialization, and Fun!
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Encouraging Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Excellent communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Details

  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour 
  • Part Time and Full Time hours available
  • Opportunities available in Madison, Stoughton, Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff


Supported Living Staff

Stay busy in Stoughton with 3 Social Men!apply now

 These 3 Stoughton gentlemen love to stay busy and are constantly on the go. They know EVERYONE in their town, and everyone knows them! They often visit state parks, museums, baseball games, go on day trips, and see every single parade in a 50-mile radius of Stoughton! One gentleman is into Spanish guitar and wildlife. Another guy is inquisitive and likes figuring out how stuff works. The third man appreciates his 1v1 relationships, walks, and horseback riding! 

Seeking someone who is independent, compassionate, positive & calm! If you share any of their interests, or simply enjoy building relationships, this could be a great fit for you!

Responsibilities  include

  • A range of support needs: Personal cares, Challenging behaviors, High medical needs, Physical mobility constraints, Socialization, and Fun!
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Details

  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour 
  • Part Time and Full Time hours available
  • Located in Stoughton, and local travel to surrounding communities

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff

 

Supported Living Staff

Support 4 Fun & Relaxed People in Stoughton!apply now

Seeking a positive person who wants to make a real difference in the lives of others! These 4 individuals live a relaxed and happy home life. Interests include singing, Nancy Sinatra, chatting over dinner, lounging, looking at picture books, watching movies, and one-on-one visits.

“Someone makes me laugh every time I am there. Once a person gets to know them, they become vested. They just can’t help it.”

Responsibilities  include

  • A range of support needs: Personal cares, aging needs, nonverbal, use of hoyer lift, use of standing lift
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Requirements

  • A WI Drivers license, an acceptable driving record, access to a vehicle in good working condition and appropriate insurance is preferred. Driver Eligibility Requirements outlined here
  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour
  • Part Time and Full Time hours available
  • Located in Stoughton with possible travel to surrounding communities

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff

Quote, what led you to work at CLC


Supported Living Staff

Retirees! Stay busy in your community!apply now
  • Are you retired, but want to help others once a week?
  • Living the good retirement life, but want to stay busy and productive?

You can help your community members live their best life! Apply at CLC for a casual job, working as few as 2 hours per week!

Responsibilities may include

  • A range of support needs
  • Community outings
  • Helping others identify and strive for their goals
  • Maintaining routines
  • Healthy living 
  • Companionship
  • Communication
  • Helping inspire everyone to lead better, happier lives
  • ...Every individual is different, and so are their support needs! Apply today to find out how your gifts can help others.

Position Details

  • Wages begin at $13.00/hour 
  • Flexible schedules
  • No experience required
  • Openings in Madison, Stoughton, Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac

Download the full description: Supported Living Staff

How has CLC impacted your life, as a family member?

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Apply and the Recruiter will help you identify the best position for you!

When you apply online, in the job title line, just enter "any". The Recruiter can learn about your skills and interests, and find a good match for you!

  • Help others in your community
  • Make a positive impact
  • Find a job that makes you feel good
  • Learn new life skills
  • Grow your existing interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Share your gifts with others, and enrich their lives
  • Help others Live Their Best Life
  • Work in our Madison, Stoughton, Platteville, Fond du Lac, or Beaver Dam communities!

Employment Requirements

  • Must be 18 years or older to apply
  • Previous experience not required
  • Driver eligibility preferred but not required
  • Acceptable background
  • Casual, Part Time, and Full Time positions available

Wages begin at:
$7.25/hour for paid sleep hours
$13.00/hour for awake hours

 

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Fax: 608-661-7998

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Community Living Connections
6515 Watts Road Suite 100
Madison, WI 53719

 

 

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