community living instructor

Area Residential Care is seeking a Direct Support Professional 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. As a part of the Area Residential Care team, the direct care staff will take our clients out into the community, assist them in doing daily activities, and help them with personal hygiene care if necessary. The direct care staff are assigned to one or more of ARC's residential homes and are responsible for assisting a group of clients.


A highly qualified candidate will have:

  • A high school diploma/ G.E.D

  • Six months consistent work experience


WHY ARC? 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

ARC is now offering a $2 wage increase on weekends, a $1,000 sign on bonus, and a $400 referral bonus!

Schedule Sample:

Week 1: Monday through Friday, off Saturday and Sunday

Week 2: Two days of weekday off, work Saturday and Sunday

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $11.08 to $12.06 /hour

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3355 Kennedy Circle
Dubuque, IA 52002

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