Career Development at Benhaven Residence

View career opportunities »Benhaven Residence is seeking skilled and committed candidates.

Benhaven employees enjoy a stable work place with opportunities to work hard, have fun, and be rewarded professionally and personally.

Benhaven Residence is unique in a number of ways:

  • Consistent leadership: Some senior staff have been with the agency since its founding in the 70's
  • Emphasis on professionalism: All staff are expected to meet standards,
    receive coordinated supervision and hands-on training.
  • Low rate of turnover and opportunities for promotion
  • A tiered professional development process: Opportunities for advancement and increased pay at each level.
  • A supportive work environment: Staff cite their reasons for working at Benhaven as enjoyment of the work, quality training and supportive supervision.

Staff Training and Feedback

Benhaven Residence is committed to staff training and feedback. Some examples of our specialized training include:

  • Principles of teaching people with autism and developmental disabilities
  • Positive behavioral supports
  • State of the art communication systems
  • Physical and psychological management training
  • Team process and team membership

Employees who have demonstrated good written, programmatic, interpersonal, and leadership skills have risen to positions of management at Benhaven.


187 Half Mile Road
North Haven, CT 06473

Administrative Offices

tel (203) 239.6425
fax (203) 239.1318