Direct Care Careers Enhancements

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Direct Care Careers Enhancements

HHSC launched Direct Care Careers August 2023, an optional, online portal that will connect potential employees with employers delivering home and community-based services through the state plan and HCBS authorities (1915(c), 1915(i), 1915(j), and 1115). To provide the best user experience possible, HHSC is excited to announce the following enhancements and improvements to the platform.

All Users (Employers and Candidates)

  • New options added to filter jobs.
  • New drop-down menu options for easier site navigation.


  • Direct message employers to express interest in a job post.
  • Save prospective job posts and view later.


  • Select and download multiple resumes to view or print.
  • Resumes can be viewed in selected language.
  • Direct message candidates to express interest or invite to interview.
  • Create a screened candidate list for job posts.
  • View all candidates and refer prospects to job posts.

CDS Employers

  • Create and use job templates.

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