Our Story: Founded in 1954, Ontario ARC is a resource for people with disabilities or other challenges and their families, providing services and supports that encourage people to fulfill their potential. When you join our team, you'll be making a difference every day; in someone else's life and in your own.
Our Workplace: We are proud to have built a friendly, diverse workplace that nurtures uniqueness, celebrates individual strengths, and offers our staff countless opportunities to grow both personally and professionally. We welcome your enthusiasm and creativity, and encourage you to take advantage of professional development, educational trainings, and team building opportunities.
Are you looking for a Monday-Friday day position? As a Direct Support Professional for our day program you will have that perfect schedule. This position offers a lot of variety to your day, working in small groups providing training and opportunities to persons with developmental disabilities. As a Direct Support Professional, one day you may be in program working on fun projects in art class or singing in music class, and another day you may be out in the community enjoying a beautiful day. If you like variety and enjoy helping others this may be the position for you. We welcome the opportunity for you to come join our team at Ontario ARC.
Must be 18. HS diploma or an equivalent amount of education/experience and one year of experience preferred. Valid NYS Driver's license with no moving violations for twelve months prior to hire.
Conditions of Employment: Successful completion of mandatory training requirements within first three (3) months of hire, including, but not limited to certification in Behavior Management (SCIP-R), Lifting and other physical assistance techniques, CPR and First Aid. Medication Administration certification and Agency Driver Certification.
Ontario ARC Benefits:
Term Life Insurance
Voluntary Life Insurance
Long-term & Short-term Disability Insurance
Matching 401(k) Retirement (up to 2%)
Credit Union Access
Flexible Spending Accounts
Sick Bank (for extended coverage)
Employee Assistance Program
Jury Duty & Military Reserve Compensation
Leave of Absence Without Pay
Phone Carrier Discounts
Fitness Room Access
Mind & Body Classes
Wellness Programs & Rewards
Employee Recognition Programs