A Lively & Rewarding Place to Work

$500 Hiring Bonus Adelante

Adelante is always looking for caring, capable staff members. Right now we have positions that must be filled quickly. If you are hired now through through June 30, 2021, you’ll be eligible for a $500 bonus. Check out our current openings and apply online!   We have openings in multiple departments across New Mexico. 

If you’re a current employee, refer your friends and family you think might be great employees. You’ll get a $500 Referral Bonus as our way to say ‘thank you’ and the new employee you refer will get the hiring bonus, too!

(Bonuses are paid on the paycheck immediately following 90 days of employment for more details contact Adelante’s HR team at (505)341-2000.)

Careers at Adelante

We are always looking for caring and capable people who are excited about the possibility of making a difference in their community while they make a living. Adelante is among the largest and most diverse nonprofit agencies in New Mexico, and has plenty of opportunities for advancement. 

A majority of our employees work directly with people with disabilities and seniors. As a relatively large organization, there are lots of other jobs such as HR, marketing, fundraising, IT, business operations, management and more. 

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Our Work Culture

At Adelante, we enjoy working together to improve our community. We are known for innovation and quality and appreciate employees that do, too. We have quarterly staff meetings when great work is recognized with Employee of the Quarter and Superstar of the Quarter and organization news is shared.

Adelante offers employees a great benefits package which includes: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, a retirement savings account with a company match, employee assistance program, wellness benefits and more.

We also offer perks like free tax help, education scholarships, discounts at our thrift store, discounts on cell phone service, low-cost computers through DiverseIT and more through our Adelante Cares for Employees initiatives.

For convenience, our team can view their pay stubs and other key information on a mobile app.


Employee News

Earth Day: All Year Long

Earth Day: All Year Long

The theme of this year’s Earth Day is “Restore our Earth™.” Here at Adelante, not only do we care about the planet -- buying energy efficient appliances, recycling what we can, and upgrading our lighting to save electricity -- many of our operations celebrate Earth...

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month & DD Services

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month & DD Services

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and Adelante is celebrating people with developmental disabilities and the positive impact they make all month long. First, our teams wore orange for Inclusion Day. It's a tradition that is growing across the country...

Kivitz is Retiring as CEO at Adelante

Kivitz is Retiring as CEO at Adelante

After over 42 years at the helm of one of New Mexico’s largest social service nonprofits, Mike Kivitz is retiring from his work as the President/CEO of Adelante Development Center. Adelante is a diverse nonprofit organization that supports people with disabilities,...

Lots of Ways to Work

Working as direct support staff is a rewarding job that can involve supporting someone at work, an a community setting, or in their home. Adelante has an innovative way of hiring wherein candidates actually tryout the position before being hired to see what it’s like. You might be surprised what direct care looks like. Check out this video on Facebook.

You can also work on the administrative teams at Adelante including HR, IT, fundraising, marketing and more.


Basic Requirements

Because we work closely with people who are vulnerable and their care is our primary concern, all of our positions require a background check and drug test. Though experience is appreciated, it is not always required. Adelante provides all of the state-required trainings to our incoming staff members so they can work safely and effectively. Many positions require employees to drive for the agency, and for those positions a good driving record is required. More specifics are listed on the individual job openings. To apply, click on the “apply” button at the bottom of each job listing.


Have a Disability? We can help you find a job!

At Adelante, we are actively working to help people with disabilities succeed in the workplace. Our primary objective is to help you find competitive employment in the community and we offer that service through EmployAbility or Ticket to Work.

Adelante also likes to demonstrate that people with disabilities are great employees, so we actively hire for our organization. Feel free to browse the job openings.

If you have a severe disability and would like to work in a more supported position, or if you are a case manager or guardian for someone who does, contact us to arrange a tour or find out about jobs available through Adelante Enterprises. No experience is necessary and there are opportunities for advancement.

Call 505.341.7144 or email ExplorePrograms@GoAdelante.org