If you are passionate about supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), maybe it's time to consider a career with
The Arc of North Carolina. Founded in 1953, we are one of the oldest and largest I/DD 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.

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Support Associate

Position Status: Full-time

Location: Rowan, NC

The Arc of NC is seeking a passionate, hardworking, self-motivated individual to support individuals with intellectual disabilities in the Rowan area. This is a part time position with a flexible schedule.

Education Requirements:Candidate must have a High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.

Experience Requirements: Candidate must be a motivated team player, flexible, creative, dependable and reliable. Candidate must have related experience in providing direct supports but not preferred. Qualified applicants must be 18 years or older, have a current driver’s license, reliable transportation and are able to pass background check.

Responsibilities: : A Support Associate will work directly with and support individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities with the desired outcome of assisting the individual in becoming integrated into his/her community and maintaining the least restrictive environment/lifestyle while providing support and assistance with learning or maintaining desired skills outlined in the Individual Service Plan. As a Support Associate, you will be expected to identify individual’s strengths, needs, and goals. Ensure the implementation of Individual Service Plans (ISPs) and document outcomes accurately and timely, in accordance to Medicaid guidelines.

Deadline: August 26, 2019, and send resume and cover letter to Carrie Bolen at cbolen@thearcofrowan.org

 

Youth Transition Specialist

Position Status: Full-time

Location: New Hanover, Pender, and Brunswick Counties

The Arc of NC seeks a passionate and self-motivated person to support youth with disabilities in Job Exploration and Work Readiness counseling.

Education Requirements:High School diploma or GED. Some college is preferred. Must be able to read, write, and communicate effectively in English. Must understand instructions, perform record keeping, and have experience using computers. Minimum of 3 years of experience serving individuals with disabilities between the ages 14 and 21.

Experience Requirements: The Arc of NC seeks a passionate and self-motivated person to support youth with disabilities in Job Exploration and Work Readiness counseling. Related experience in providing support to an amazing person with a disability. Creativity, progressive thinking, strong advocacy skills, and knowledge of community resources are highly desirable.

Deadline: September 2, 2019, and send resume and cover letter to Kelli Derr at kderr@arcnc.org

 

Support Associate (Direct Care Staff)  

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 send resumes to the following:   

The Asheville Area: Lori Boehm at lboehm@arcnc.org 
The Charlotte Area: Vanessa Sanders at vsanders@arcnc.org
The Triangle Area: Valerie Todd at vtodd@arcnc.org 
The Wilmington Area: Wilmington Administrative staff at admin_wil@arcnc.org