MISSION: UCP WORK, Inc. is dedicated to providing services to residents of the Tri-Counties with mental and/or physical disabilities, so that they may work and live independently as contributing citizens within the community of their choice.

Real Time Connection to Your Community


At UCP WORK, Inc., our philosophy is based on the belief that every person has the right to develop to his or her potential and live a life without limits. To that end, we strive to employ dedicated individuals who will be passionate about fulfilling our mission. We believe that each employee is a valued contributor to the overall growth and success of our organization and the people we serve. We are looking for compassionate, reliable and adaptable individuals who enjoy working in a team environment to help up us provide quality services in assisting program participants achieve his or her aspirations and goals.

As part of our employee orientation, staff receive comprehensive training in developmental disabilities/autism, behavior analysis, fundamental rights as well as basic emergency response including CPR/First Aid, Professional Assault Crisis Certification/Training (Pro – ACT), etc. In addition, new employees are educated on human services as it relates to each of our programs (i.e. Applied Abilities, Independent/Supported Living, and Individual/Group Supported Employment).

Our benefits package includes the following:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Benefits
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan
  • Retirement/Annuity 403(b)
  • Pension Plan 

UCP WORK, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or marital status.

Current Openings

For more information about open positions, please contact us by email at email jobs@ucpworkinc.org Or you can print out our application from this link and drop it by one of the following offices:

Applicaton Short Form

Full Application Form

Corporate, Supported Employment Program
5320 Carpinteria Avenue, Suite G
(805) 566-9000 Google Map

Applied Abilities Program - South
423 West Victoria St.
Santa Barbara
(805) 962-7201 Google Map

Supported Living Program - South
423 West Victoria St.

Santa Barbara
(805) 962-6699 Google Map

Applied Abilities Program - North,
Supported Living Program – North, Admin
3070 Skyway Drive, Suite 104/105
Santa Maria
(805) 739-0451 Google Map

Santa Barbara Art Works
28 E. Victoria St.
Santa Barbara
(805) 963-8332

Come Join Our Team!