State Supported Living Center and State Hospital Jobs


We are looking for nurses, psychiatric nursing assistants, direct support staff, maintenance, grounds, food service workers and more.

We offer many benefits to employees, including competitive salaries, career advancement, health and dental insurance, paid training and education, and paid vacation and sick leave. Learn more about state of Texas benefits.

Join our team of professionals who care for residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities at 13 state supported living centers – and treat mental illness through inpatient psychiatric care at 11 state hospitals. Click here to search job openings.

State supported living centers and state hospitals comprise the HHS Health and Specialty Care System. HSCS provides a supportive, team-centered work environment, and the opportunity to be on the leading edge of health care.

We are modernizing our facilities and reimagining our approach to helping people live healthy and independent lives. We have 23,000 jobs in a variety of roles, all of which directly serve people across Texas.

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Direct Support Professionals

Monitor residents, help with daily hygiene and personal tasks, teach self-care skills and more.


Provide comprehensive medical care to patients and residents.

Psychiatric Nursing Assistants

Provide individualized care to patients such as assisting with therapies or daily living.

Behavioral Health Staff

Provide individualized clinical therapy to residents and patients.

Support Staff

Work in building maintenance, groundskeeping, laundry, food services, security, transportation, custodial services, and supply operations.

Physicians & Psychiatrists

Care for residents and patients, direct regional activities, assists local health departments, and ensure compliance with policies.