Looking for a Way to Make A Difference? Join the Skills Team! Skills of Central Pennsylvania seeks dedicated, energetic people who want to make a difference in the lives of people with disablities.

Working at Skills

Founded in 1960, Skills of Central Pennsylvania (Skills) is one of the oldest and largest human services providers in central Pennsylvania. Skills is a private, nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization.

Skills provides residential, community, employment, and behavior support services to individuals with physical, developmental, and/or emotional disabilities in 16 Pennsylvania counties and employs over 1,000 staff.

Skills believes in the “power of one” — it only takes one person to make a difference in the lives of others, their families, and in our community as whole.

Benefits and Rewards of Working for Skills

Working at Skills will allow you to develop your own talents and skills while contributing to the lives of people with disabilities as they develop their own talents and skills. Skills Employees receive:

  • Training and guidance to excel on the job
  • Flexible hours to balance personal and family needs
  • Competitive salary
  • Individual/family medical, dental, and vision plans
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer match
  • Paid vacation, personal leave and holidays
  • Short-term and long-term disability benefits
  • Worksite wellness programs and education

For a complete listing of current job opportunities at Skills, please visit the Job Openings page.

To apply for a job opening, please use Skills Online Application.

What’s It Like Working at Skills? Skills employees describe their work and workdays in their own words on the Staff Testimonials page.

Interested in Volunteering? To learn more, visit our Volunteering page or fill out our Volunteer Application to contact local Skills staff about opportunities in your area.

Skills of Central Pennsylvania is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Service Provider & Employer. Employment, admissions, facility usage, the provision of services, placement, and follow-up of eligible individuals shall be made without regard to age, sex, disability, race, color, ancestry, national origin, martial status, political affiliation, religious creed, or communication abilities.