Join Our Team

Advocates is 1,200 employees strong and growing! We are the largest employer providing services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Central New York. Our strength lies in hiring compassionate team members who are passionate about what they do. We are dedicated to our positive and supportive culture. It is through teamwork that we advance our mission of supporting the success of children and adults with disabilities, strengthening their families, and building a community of inclusion.

What Sets Us Apart

Our Recruitment Team works with you to find a position that suits your availability, location, and interests so that you can establish a meaningful relationship with individuals you serve. We will work with you to build the schedule you desire to create an overall empowering experience.

Make a Difference While Making a Living!

If you want to make a difference in your life and the life of others, please apply to join our team using the application below. We look forward to meeting you!

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Please see below for all available positions!

Employee Benefits, Development and Training

Advocates offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, dental care, paid time off, Employee Assistance Program, life insurance and 403b retirement plan. 

We provide employees the with interactive and convenient online training. In just 8 hours per year, team members can meet their annual training requirement from home. We offer advanced training and development opportunities as well, providing the benefit of paid professional development days to encourage employees to broaden their knowledge and attend training on topics of interest to enhance their ability to provide the best support possible.

Resources for Current Employees

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Please reach out to with any questions- we are here to help!

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