If you want to make a difference in people’s lives, The Guild for Human Services can offer you a career that truly matters.
At The Guild you can join a workforce of creative, dedicated, and passionate employees working every day to enhance the lives of youth and adults with intellectual disabilities and other challenges.
As a member of our team, you will be surrounded by an exceptional group of talented staff that is transforming the lives of the people we serve every day. Staff members at The Guild are passionate about their work and appreciate the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of the individuals we serve.
Chief Advancement Officer
Summary: The Chief Advancement Officer (CAO) will lead the organization’s philanthropic revenue growth and build a comprehensive development program. The successful candidate will help forge new relationships to build The Guild for Human Services’ visibility, impact, and financial resources to provide the organization with unrestricted philanthropic support to complement its significant earned income.
Hear from The Guild staff
Sense of satisfaction
“I enjoy so many things about my role, including just being with the adults. I consider them my family, and I grow and learn new things each day with them.” – Dorcas Bahati, Lead Residential Assistant, Woburn II House
"I enjoy collaborating with my colleagues and getting to see how each individual we work with is truly unique. I miss Waltham House when I'm not there!" – Annet Forgwe Epse Elangwe, Lead Residential Assistant, Waltham House
“I enjoy helping the kids make progress. When I can see that I am making a difference in their lives, I feel so proud.” – Eunice Demezier, teaching assistant
"At the end of each day, I feel emotionally and physically exhausted, but I know what I did mattered. I know that all of that effort I expended made a difference in someone else’s life. It’s a tremendous feeling.” – Andrew Kilgore, teacher
"What I enjoy most about working at The Guild is the students. While sometimes the work we do is challenging, at the end of the day it always feels worthwhile." – Shawn Massak, employment services manager
"No matter where you're coming from, no matter how funny your accent is, no matter what the color of your skin, this is the place where if you have a talent, you're going to get rewarded." – Boris Fomo, associate director of adult residential services
Have fun, work hard
"We have fun and that's important. The work is hard so it has to be fun." – Amy Sousa, chief executive officer
Making a difference
"I am privileged to be part of an organization that makes a difference, one student at a time." Yarden Fanta, Employment Training Services Specialist
Equal Opportunity Employer
The Guild for Human Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Guild does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.