Be Part of HALA as a Direct Support Professional


Pursue a rewarding career where you can leave a positive impact in the world. Join our passionate team at HALA in either a full time or part time and even on-call capacity. Our organization has new locations opening over the course of several months and has new client referrals arriving daily.

Harbor Alternate Living Association is looking for qualified and caring residential staff. If hired, you could be working in any of our communities located in:

  • Aberdeen
  • Elma
  • Hoquiam
  • Montesano
  • More Locations Coming Soon

Responsibilities of the Role

Support specialists will be providing in-home care to clients with developmental disabilities. The goal is to incorporate choice and independence in their lives while making sure they are safe and healthy.

Benefits and Wages

Our starting wage is $17.50 per hour. All training is provided at no cost. We generously offer paid sick and vacation leave and HALA pays 100% of the premium for Washington's paid Family  & Medical Leave benefits.  HALA also provides 403b retirement options as well for qualifying employees.  Our organization also provides medical insurance to every eligible, full-time employee at a very low cost.

Requirements to Apply

Applicants must be 18 years old or older, able to pass a background check, and have proof of a high school diploma or GED. If you think you are a good fit for our team, fill out our application by clicking the button below.


You may submit your application to our office at 102 S Maple St, Aberdeen WA 98520 to get started with your new career. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our HR department.