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  • ETTA opens 3nd Day Program group
  • New ETTA office location open in Hancock Park

ETTA programs and services are vendored by the California Regional Center system. To locate a Regional Center in your area, please visit their website. To file appeals, complaints and/or comments, please visit the California Department of Developmental Services' web page or call 916-654-1987.



Employment Opportunities





Rewarding Positions Working with Adults with Disabilities Now Open

ETTA is looking for caring, responsible people to fill full time, part time, and substitute positions working with individuals with developmentally disabilities in residential, day program, and 1:1 settings. Provide life coaching, support, camaraderie and fun.
Full training is provided.
If you are looking for a fulfilling and meaningful job, we encourage you to apply. Former and current staff members describe working at ETTA as “life changing,” “inspiring,” and “wonderful.”
Please send your resume, and brief statement of why you are interested in working with people with disabilities, to Please include your email and phone number. If we are interested in your application, you will be contacted for an interview.

  • Flexible hours

  • Overnight and weekend shifts available (Shabbat observed)

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Minimum 21 years of age

  • Valid CA driver’s license and vehicle required

  • Previous experience preferred, but not required

  • Pay scale is hourly and DOE

Shabbat Staff

ETTA seeks Shomer Shabbat men, women, and couples for Shabbat duty in our men and co-ed group homes. Located in the Valley near Chabad, Shaarey Zedek and other shuls. 6 residents. On-duty from approximately 4 PM Friday to midnight Saturday night. Duties: assisting residents in the observance and celebration of Shabbat; walking to shul; socializing; and ensuring the safety and well-being of the residents. Must be a US citizen and should be available to work at least one Shabbat per month. Background clearance and training will be required. Respond by email for further information.

Compensation: Paid position.

To apply or for more information, send email to call Aaron at 818-785-2054.

Director of Operations

Job Title:    Director of Operations
Agency:      Etta Israel Center (ETTA)
Location:    Los Angeles, California
Unique and exciting opportunity for an energetic and creative individual to serve as Director of Operations at ETTA.  This key senior level manager will oversee a variety of existing residential and community based programs for individuals who have special needs as well as have an integral role in the expansion of programs and services.  The successful candidate will be a creative thinker, whose leadership will bring direction and vision to Etta’s ever expanding agency.  Responsibilities include:
·      Supervision of clinical, managerial and direct care staff. Manage at least five managers and 50 total employees.
·      Knowledge of Title 17 & Title 22; significant experience with Regional Center; Experience with Adult Residential Facilities as well as non-residential services for individuals with developmental disabilities (including Supported Living Services, Independent Living Services, and Job Development)
·      Oversee program development and regulatory compliance,
·      Work effectively with clients, families, community leaders and outside government bodies. 
Individual should have significant clinical and supervisory experience, proven leadership ability, superior communication and writing skills, and be computer proficient.   Minimum of ten years of managerial and supervisory experience working with persons with developmental disabilities. Minimum of five years of managerial and supervisory experience in positions of increasing authority and responsibility required. Knowledge of Jewish community essential. Master’s degree preferred.  
Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.  
Please send cover letter and resume as a single MS Word formatted attachment to; include “Director Operations” and your name in the subject line of your email.