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Work With The Arc of North Carolina

Passionate about supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities?

Consider a career with The Arc of North Carolina.

The Arc of North Carolina is Hiring!

Founded in 1953, we are one of the oldest and largest IDD advocacy and service organizations in the state. The Arc is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Support Associate (Direct Care Staff)

These positions are available in all regions across the state.

Do you want to make a difference in a person’s life? The Arc of North Carolina seeks passionate, compassionate, hard-working individuals to support people of all ages with I/DD throughout North Carolina.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or GED

Responsibilities: providing breaks for caregivers, assistance with personal care, teaching skills to increase independence, promoting inclusion in the community. Related experience in direct care or special education is preferred but not required. Creativity, progressive thinking, strong advocacy skills, and knowledge of community resources are highly desirable. Qualified applicants must be 18 or older, current driver’s license, and pass background checks.

Applicants may fill out an online application to the following regions of interest:


Additional Regional Employment Opportunities

Please check out our employment opportunities across the state.