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Residential Program Worker-Full Time Benefits Eligible - 1) Must be 18 years of age or older. 2) Possess a High School Diploma. Additional experience or training specific to the field of human services is preferred. 3) Possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be able to transport individuals in The Arc vehicles. 4) Must be physically able to provide assistance, as needed, in safely loading and unloading vehicle passengers and physically assist individuals to safety in emergency situations. 5) Must be physically able to apply manual restraints and other safety techniques needed within the program. 7) Obtain a physical examination as required by DPW regulations. 8) Obtain Pennsylvania criminal history check, FBI criminal history check, and Child Abuse clearances in accordance with DPW regulations. 8) Must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays. 9) Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled. 10) Demonstrate ability to adhere to required schedule for the job. 11) Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate, both receptively and expressively, with individuals and co-workers. 12) Demonstrate ability to work independently and complete job responsibilities.


Full-Time LPN Generalist - 1) Possess and maintain a current Pennsylvania Licensed Practical Nurse license. 2) Must be physically able to apply manual restraints and other safety techniques needed within the program. Previous experience working with individuals with behavioral health needs is preferred. 3) Demonstrated ability to work independently and complete job responsibilities. 4)Must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends, overnight periods, and holidays. 5)Must be 18 years of age or older. 6) Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to transport individuals in The Arc vehicles. 7) Must be able to provide assistance, as needed, in safely loading and unloading vehicle passengers and assist individuals to safety in emergency situations. 8)Obtain a physical examination as required by DPW regulations/Arc Policy. 9)Obtain Pennsylvania criminal history check, FBI criminal history check, and child abuse clearances in accordance with DPW regulations. 10) Demonstrated ability to adhere to the required schedule for the job. 11) Be able to provide/obtain transportation to and from work as scheduled. 12) Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate both receptively and expressively, with individuals and co-workers.


University Required Full Time Internship (Partially Paid) - 1) Must be 18 years or older 2) Possess a high school diploma. Additional experience or training specific to the field of human services is preferred. 3) Posses a valid driver’s license or be willing to obtain if accepted into the Intern Program. 4) Hours needed to work will be discussed during the interview process, due to meeting the program needs. 5) Abide by all guidelines of The Arc and the sponsor college or university’s internship program. 6) Valid Driver's License, Act 33/34 Clearances, completed Motor Vehicle report, Physical/TB, etc.


Program Generalist- Full-Time, Benefits Eligible - 1) Must be 18 years of age or older. 2) Possess a High School Diploma. Additional experience or training specific to the field of human services is preferred. 3) Possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be able to transport individuals in The Arc vehicles. 4) Must be physically able to provide assistance, as needed, in safely loading and unloading vehicle passengers and physically assist individuals to safety in emergency situations. 5) Must be physically able to apply manual restraints and other safety techniques needed within the program. 7) Obtain a physical examination as required by DPW regulations. 8) Obtain Pennsylvania criminal history check, FBI criminal history check, and Child Abuse clearances in accordance with DPW regulations. 8) Must be able to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays. 9) Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled. 10) Demonstrate ability to adhere to required schedule for the job. 11) Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate, both receptively and expressively, with individuals and co-workers. 12) Demonstrate ability to work independently and complete job responsibilities.


Residential Program Worker: Part-Time - 1) Must be 18 years of age or older. 2) Possess a High School Diploma or equivalent. 3)Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. 4) Must be able to provide assistance, if needed, in safely loading and unloading vehicle passengers and assist individuals to safety in emergency situations. 5) Obtain a physical examination/TB. 6)Obtain Pennsylvania Criminal History Check, FBI Criminal History Check, and/or Child Abuse Clearances 7) Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays. 8) Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled 9) Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing, with individuals and co-workers.


Sleep Aide: Part-Time - 1. Must be 18 years of age or older. 2. Must possess a High School diploma. 3. Must be able to physically assist individuals to safety in an emergency situation. 4. Must demonstrate the ability to effectively communicate, both receptively and expressively, with individuals and co-workers. 5. Obtain a physical examination as required by DPW. 6. Obtain Pennsylvania criminal history check, FBI criminal history check, and Child Abuse clearances in accordance with DPW regulations. 7. Demonstrated ability to adhere to the required schedule for the job. 8. Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled. 9. Demonstrated ability to work independently and complete job responsibilities


License Practical Nurse: Part-Time - Must mainatin a Licensed Practical Nurse, valid drivers license, must be 18 years of age, and Act 33/34 Clearances, and completed Motor Vehicle report.


Home-Based Program Worker (Part-Time) - 1) Must be 18 years of age or older. 2) Possess a High School Diploma. Additional experience or training specific to working with persons with an intellectual disability is preferred. 3)Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to transport individuals. 4) Must be able to provide assistance, if needed, in safely loading and unloading vehicle passengers and assist individuals to safety in emergency situations. 5) Obtain a physical examination as required by The Arc Policy and/or DPW regulations. 6)Obtain Pennsylvania Criminal History Check, FBI Criminal History Check, and/or Child Abuse Clearances in accordance with The Arc Policy and/or DPW regulations. 7) Be able to utilize public transportation as needed in providing training and supervision to individuals. 8) Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays. 9) Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled and use personal vehicle to transport individuals in the performance of job duties. 10) Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing, with individuals and co-workers. 12) Demonstrated ability to work independently and satisfactorily complete job responsibilities.


HBPW-Specialized - 1. Possess a Bachelor's degree. 2. Must be 18 years of age or older. 3. Possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be able to transport individuals. 4. Must be able to provide assistance, if needed, in safely loading and unloading vehicle passengers and assist individuals to safety in emergency situations. 5. Obtain a pre-employment physical examination as required by Arc Policy. 6. Obtain Pennsylvania Criminal History Check, FBI Criminal History Check, and/or Child Abuse Clearances in accordance with The Arc Policy and/or regulations. 7. Be able to utilize public transportation as needed in providing training and supervision to individuals. 8. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including weekends and holidays. 9. Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled and use personal vehicle to transport individuals in the performance of job duties. The Arc will reimburse the costs associated with the required increase in vehicle insurance coverage (for a single vehicle) when the increase is for this reason.


OVR & Employment Facilitator - Qualifications: 1.Possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited University and at least three (3) months previous experience working with individuals with a disability in relation to employment; six (6) months of prior experience is preferred. Sales and business experience will also be considered. Any equivalent amount business/management experience or post-secondary education may be substituted for professional experience with the approval of the CEO. 2.Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and demonstrate the ability to get to various employment locations in Centre County. 3.Must be able to provide/attain transportation to and from work as scheduled and use personal vehicle to transport individuals in the performance of job duties. The Arc will reimburse the costs associated with the required increase in vehicle insurance coverage (for a single vehicle) when the increase is for this reason. 4.Demonstrate the ability to maintain a flexible schedule, demonstrated time management, and must be able to respond to diverse physical demands of program schedule. 5.Obtain a physical examination as required by The Arc’s policies and/or DPW regulations. 6.Obtain Pennsylvania criminal history check, FBI criminal history check, and Child Abuse clearances in accordance with The Arc’s policies and/or DPW regulations. 7.Demonstrate knowledge of the human service system and community resources. 8.Demonstrate abilities in salesmanship, marketing to businesses and generating public relations. 9.Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. 10.Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of critical vocational rehabilitation and business information. 11.Demonstrate the ability to work independently and complete job responsibilities. 12.Demonstrate professionalism in dress, speech and mannerisms.



Thank you for visiting our website to learn about the vital services provided by our agency.

  • The Arc is a non-profit organization supporting the needs of persons with Intellectual and Development Disabilities (IDD) in Centre County since 1953.

  • The Arc's mission is to enhance the lives of all persons with developmental disabilities and their families, and to provide the highest quality of service in the least restrictive environment.

  • The Arc offers an array of community services, focusing its efforts on ensuring the rights of persons with developmental disabilities, supporting their families, and helping each person reach his or her personal best.

  • The Arc is composed of people from all walks of life.

  • Through changes and growth and from progressive Medical-Model Residential Programs to our cutting edge Career Discovery program, The Arc has never altered its ultimate goal which is to provide support to persons with developmental disabilities their families.

  • From our website you may explore services employment opportunities, make donations and more!

  • The Arc office is open Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:00pm.   




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