Angelina Gonzalez, Group Home Manager

"I appreciate the fact that in the eyes of Marrakech, the individuals are equals, never less than. That and their commitment to giving them the best possible life. Marrakech really does honor their vision to involve the individuals in their communities and living a qualify life. And for myself, I love being in a group home setting where we all become family."

Ron McKay, Employment Specialist

“I love working with the individuals. That’s my thing. I’m here to help them, assist them with their daily living. It’s rewarding to bond with them and become family. Without them, there wouldn’t be an “us”.”

Keena Jones, Lead Program Instructor

“I love working with my team. We have a great synergy. We are all committed to making a difference in the lives of the individuals. It is rewarding to work for a company that cares as much about them as I do.”

Lydia Taylor, Support Staff

“I’ve been here for years – the individuals are my main concern. My goal is to get them involved in their communities. I am always trying to make a difference for them. It is my intention to give them the best life possible. We bond, they’ve become family to me. I’m here for the individuals.”

Loreen Nikolai, Support Staff

“I love the individuals I work with; my heart is with them. I love this field and love making a difference. I get so much pleasure seeing them flourish. And it is fantastic to work with a group of people that actually care about them to the same degree as me. They don’t get that elsewhere. It’s a great thing. This community of people is special.”

Chantel Lane, Lead Program Counselor

“I love the quality of life that we’re bringing to these guys—it’s wonderful. It’s all about them. We want the guys to do as much as possible; get them out and involved in the community. Outings are a priority so that we provide them with a full and varied life. At our house we work as a team. We work together to make things happen here and at our sister houses.“

Discover Your Career In Human Services

Join a dynamic team that values skills, experience, and a heart for making a difference. A career with Marrakech isn't just a job – it's an opportunity to create meaningful impact while enjoying great benefits and growth prospects.

Marrakech, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming lives through a spectrum of residential, educational, and job placement services. We proudly support over 1,000 children and adults with diverse abilities, focusing on housing, employment, and community integration. We have a widespread presence across Connecticut, including Greater New Haven Areas, Branford, Guilford, Milford, Bridgeport, Stratford, Trumbull, Waterbury, Cheshire, Hartford, Southington, Durham, Canaan, Manchester, Stamford, Torrington, West Hartford, New London, Danbury and New Milford areas. We offer full-time, part-time, and substitute roles spanning day, evening, and overnight shifts.

Our team encompasses various professions, ranging from entry-level positions to administrative roles, program management, case management, and more. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your career journey, Marrakech offers a fulfilling environment where every contribution counts.

Work settings vary from group homes to community locations, fostering a diverse and vibrant work experience. Our commitment to diversity extends to our hiring practices – the hiring of staff will be based upon qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, pregnancy, religion, age, marital status, national origin, ancestry, disability (including past or present mental learning or physical disability), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, protected activity or any other basis prohibited by law.  All staff must be legally able to work in their position.

If you're looking for a meaningful career path that offers purpose, growth, and inclusivity in the workplace, we welcome you to explore our current job openings. Join us in creating a positive impact while enjoying opportunities for advancement and personal development.

Minimum Requirements Include:

  • Proof of High School Diploma/GED
  • Valid CT Driver's License or a reasonable accommodation
  • At least age 18
  • Work and Volunteer History and/or Education
  • Ability to obtain and maintain CPR and First Aid
  • Some positions require a Public Service License.
  • Marrakech is an Equal Opportunity Employer & a Drug-Free Workplace.
  • Drug Screening Required.

Marrakech is an Equal Opportunity Employer and promotes a Drug-Free Workplace. Drug screening is required as part of our commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy work environment.