Media Advisory

Texas Health and Human Services Commission

Cecile Erwin Young
HHS Executive Commissioner
Date:July 21, 2021
Contact:
Ty Bishop, 512-424-6951

Denton State Supported Living Center Hosting Express Hiring Event

AUSTIN – The Denton State Supported Living Center is hosting an express hire event on Thursday, July 22, to find and hire qualified candidates for more than 100 open positions. Qualified candidates may be offered jobs on the spot.

The center provides residential care for Texans with intellectual and developmental disabilities. There are openings for registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, direct support professionals, food service workers and other positions.

“We are looking for compassionate people who want a rewarding career in caring for others,” said Denton State Supported Living Center Director Nancy Condon. “The work you do at Denton SSLC could change someone’s life, as well as yours.”

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, face masks and social distancing will be required at the event and there will be health screenings. Staff will also adhere to CDC safety guidelines.

What: Express Hire event for various positions at Denton State Supported Living Center
When: Thursday, July 22
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Denton State Supported Living Center (Employment Office, Building 3)
3980 State School Rd., Denton

Job seekers will need to bring I-9 acceptable documents to be eligible for an on-the-spot conditional job offer. They must pass a background check before they start work.

Texas Health and Human Services, which operates 13 state supported living centers, offers many benefits to employees including health and dental insurance, career advancement opportunities, paid training, and paid vacation and sick leave.

To view open positions, candidates can visit the jobs page. Job seekers who need more information can email Denton SSLC Job Requisition Coordinator Elsie Jones.