The United Arc
Come and Join our Incredible Team
Join a Western Massachusetts leader in Intellectual and
Developmental Disability services.
Direct Care Staff - Full & Part Time -
The United Arc, headquartered in Turners Falls, Massachusetts, which
provides services for individuals with intellectual and developmental
disabilities and their families in Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden and
Worcester Counties of Massachusetts, is seeking dynamic and
team-oriented individuals to provide services for youth or adults with
intellectual and developmental disabilities in residential living
situations or in individual’s own home. Full time, part time and relief
positions, (including second shift, overnight and weekend shifts), are
available. Staff in these positions will enable the individuals we
serve to have as much control as possible over his/her home, provide
assistance in various areas including health maintenance, money
management, shopping, cooking, ADL skills, socialization, establishing
meaningful relationships and community involvement.
• Associates degree or high school diploma / GED or equivalent
years of relevant experience.
• One year relevant experience working with individuals with
intellectual and developmental disabilities or in
• Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
• Acceptable driving record, valid driver’s license and access
to an automobile that can be used to transport individuals.
• Acceptable CORI and fingerprint check required.
offer a competitive wage and competitive benefits that include health
and dental insurance, 3 weeks of vacation per year, 10 sick days, 6
agency-recognized holidays and 6 floating holidays, along with other
employer-paid and optional benefits. Benefits are available to employees
scheduled for 20 hours or more per week. Interested individuals should
send a cover letter, resume and preference for shift availability. Applications will be considered on a rolling
The United Arc is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Women and Minorities encouraged to apply.
Location/Region: Turners Falls, MA (01376)