community living instructor
Dyersville location
Your Future starts here!

Area Residential Care is seeking a community living instructor that wants to make a difference in peoples' lives. We support individuals with intellectual disabilities, and the direct care staff play a role in making sure those individuals live as independently as possible. We have 15 residential homes in Dubuque, IA, homes in Dyersville, IA, as well as a main building used for day habilitation activities. As a part of the Area Residential Care team, the 1st/2nd shift Dyersville direct care staff will work in one or more residential homes/apartments, participate in group outings and activities, help our individuals prepare their meals, help run our individuals to appointments, and assist the individuals when needed.

A highly qualified candidate will have:

·       A high school diploma/ G.E.D

·       Six months consistent work experience

·       A passion for helping others

·       A valid driver's license


Why Area Residential Care? Area Residential Care is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to fulfilling the lives of adults with intellectual disabilities and guiding them to achieve their highest quality of life! We also offer a range of benefits for the full-time direct care staff that include: health and dental insurance, life insurance, retirement savings plans, vision coverage, and PTO. Area Residential Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Area Residential Care is now offering a $1.50 wage differential on weekends and a $400 referral bonus!

1st shift part-time schedule: Monday/Wednesday/Friday 6:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


2nd shift part-time schedule:

Week 1: Friday 3 -11 p.m., Monday 4 - 9 p.m., Tuesday 4 - 9 p.m., Thursday 4 - 9 p.m.

Week 2: Sunday 4 - 9 p.m., Monday 4 - 9 p.m., Tuesday 4 - 9 p.m., Thursday 4 - 9 p.m.


Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $11.23 to $11.92 /hour