Villa Esperanza Services assists adults with developmental disabilities to secure and maintain paid employment in the community. Villa offers job
placement, ongoing job coaching and advocacy. The key to Villa’s Employment program is our person-centered approach. Villa works with the individual, and their circle of support, to gather the necessary information that will allow us to develop a job that will best fit the individual’s wants and needs. The program gives potential employees the chance to match their skills and job preferences with work assignments.

Villa has employment services based out of our main office in Pasadena and our regional office in the West Region which serves Ventura County and West San Fernando Valley.

Employment Opportunities Include:

Business Benefits:
If you are an employer looking for cost-effective employees, please contact us! Our special individuals work in a wide variety of specialties, such as landscaping, office work, retail, and restaurants, and many large companies, including Burke-Williams, Target, and Sprouts.
Click here to learn more about the amazing business benefits of employing Villa clients.

Villa's Employers:
Villa's Employment Services specialize in customized staffing solutions for adults with developmental disabilities. We collaborate with community employers and fulfill staffing needs in a variety of job duties. Our role is to match jobs to our clients interests and abilities, with ongoing job coaching support as needed for successful, long term retention of the position.

We thank all our partners. Below is a partial list of businesses employing Villa clients:
  • Albertsons
  • American Heritage Landscaping
  • Banana Republic
  • The Buggy House
  • Burke Williams Spa
  • Camp Kinneret
  • Corner Bakery
  • Costco
  • Cost Plus
  • The Home Depot
  • Las Virgenes Municipal Water District
  • Lovebirds Café & Bakery
  • Mann Theatres
  • Manna
  • Nature Watch
  • Pacific Theatres
  • PetSmart
  • Ralph’s Supermarket
  • REI – Sporting Goods
  • Smart-N-Final
  • Starbucks in Vons
  • Superior Super Warehouse
  • SYSCO Food Services of Los Angeles, Inc.
  • Target
  • USPS General Mail Facility / Cafeteria
  • Unisource
  • United Methodist Church, Westlake Village, CA
  • Vons
  • William Casey International University

For more information about employment services
in the San Gabriel Valley:
Please contact: Michael Greene, Director of Employment Services at (626) 449-2919 ext. 161.

Employment Services Pasadena (Main Office)
2060 East Villa Street, Pasadena, CA 91107
Phone: (626)449-2919, ext. 161
Fax: (626)449-2850

For more information about employment services
in Ventura County and West San Fernando Valley:
Please call Melissa Garza, Manager of Employment Services and CIP - West Region at (805) 446-1939, ext. 112.

Employment Services West Region (West Region Office)
80 East Hillcrest Drive, Suite 206, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Phone: (805)446-1939
Fax: (805)446-1959