For People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

The Arc of Atlantic County
 

Join The Arc of Atlantic County's team of professionals who support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in our community!

Excellent benefits.

Paid holidays and vacations.

Ongoing opportunities for advancement and professional growth.

 

Current Positions


Clinical Services Coordinator
Full Time (40 hrs.), Non-Entry Level, $40,000 annualized

Essential Functions: Provide training and counseling with staff on implementation of therapeutic interventions.

Requirements:

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work or Special Education with a minimum of two years of experience in the field of developmental disabilities or behavior support.
  • Valid New Jersey non-probation/non-provisional driver’s license.
  • Must be able to respectfully communicate well in English, both verbally and in writing with consumers, all levels of staff, family members and other persons in the community.
  • Must be able to use good judgment in dealing with consumer issues/emergencies, as well as staff related issues. Must work well independently and maintain a good working relationship with supervisor.

Post offer requirements:

  • Become certified as a Crisis Management Instructor
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Post offer physical/mantoux

Job Duties include, but are not limited to:

- Assist in conduct functional analysis of behavior and environmental assessments for consumers.
- Participate in interdisciplinary team meetings and staff meetings to provide feedback and support to consumers and staff.
- Provide training and counseling with staff on implementation of therapeutic interventions
- Participate in observations and hands on training to staff in the consumer’s homes.
- Complete Mental Health Reviews and attend psychiatric appointments to assure that consumers are being advocated for and receiving the best psychiatric supports possible.
- Participate in training staff on Personal Control Techniques
- Assist in developing and implementing necessary regulations, standards, and procedures for the clinical services system (rd: Behavioral Management Manual).
- Manage Support Coordination cases.
- Other duties as assigned by the Director of Clinical Services

To apply: download, complete and fax, email, mail or drop off your completed application for employment, cover letter and resume. In order to be considered, all have to be completed.

DOWNLOAD THE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION
Send to: Human Resources
6550 The Arc of Atlantic County
Delilah Road, Suite 101, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
Fax (609) 646-1369
Email hresources@arcatlantic.org


Full time Direct Care - LPN
Salary: $18.00 per hour, 32 hours per week with benefits, non-exempt

 

Requirements: Must be an LPN and have at least two (2) years of experience working with adults with developmental disabilities. Supervisory experience required. Must be able to respectfully communicate well in English, (both verbally and in writing) with consumers, all levels of staff, family members, medical professionals and other persons in the community. Must be able to use good judgment in dealing with consumer issues/emergencies, as well as staff related issues. Must work well independently, have excellent initiation and follow through, and maintain a good working relationship with supervisor.

 

This position will require lifting

 

Other:
- Valid New Jersey driver’s license.
- Successful completion of all pre-service training, at time of hire, or within 3 months of employment.
- CPR and First aid certification.
- Physical and negative Mantoux or chest x-ray every year.

 

Description: Looking for an independent worker who loves to lead a great team! This resourceful person will oversee the operation of a new home focused on helping people who have medical needs. Serve as the site manager and a role model for all staff and residents at the home. Insure the overall health and safety of consumers and strive to have consumers understand and exercise their rights to the fullest extent possible. Provide training to consumers in the development of independent living skills, including, but not limited to, instruction in social skills, meal preparation, money management, sexuality, and hygiene. Transport consumers as required. Assure completion of fiscal and other documentation responsibilities. Provide supervision and training to Residential Assistant Manager and direct service staff in all areas of program responsibility.

 

To Apply: Send a cover letter, updated resume and application to Human Resources at hresources@arcatlantic.org, fax to (609) 646-1369, or deliver/mail to The Arc of Atlantic County, 6550 Delilah Road, Suite 101, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234.

 

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SUPPORTED EMPLOYMENT SPECIALIST

Salary: Starting $11.42 per hour
Programs: Supported Employment

Requirements: Must be at least 18 years of age and have a Bachelors’ Degree or High School diploma/GED and two years experience working with persons with developmental disabilities; ability to work independently; ability to establish and maintain relationships with consumers, employers and members of other organizations.

Description: Assist consumers to obtain and maintain competitive employment in a respectful and safe manner.

  • Successfully complete the Supported Employment Specialist Training(s) or equivalent DDD pre-service training; Arc Orientation; CPR and First Aid; Preventing Abuse and Neglect; Medication; Medication Administration; Behavior Modification; and any other training required by the supervisor, within 120 days of date of hire
  • Assess each person with developmental disabilities assigned, to clearly identify the goals and abilities of the individual, complete task analysis, coordinate job training with employers, etc.
  • Assist residential staff with coordinating transportation to and from the job or to provide travel training to assist the person to get to his/her job independently
  • Acquire and maintain a working knowledge of disability laws, Social Security regulations, work incentive guidelines available to individuals with disabilities and their employers
  • Maintain a professional liaison and communication with families, residential staff, employers, community members, etc.
  • Participate in the IHP process and attend IDT meetings as a member of the individual’s interdisciplinary team
  • Initiate and maintain contacts with perspective employers
  • Work with employers to restructure jobs to match the goals and abilities of individuals with developmental disabilities
  • Conduct job site job and task analysis and identify modifications and accommodations appropriate for individuals with disabilities

If interested:
Send cover letter, resume and completed application to Human Resources
The Arc of Atlantic County
6550 Delilah Road, Suite 101
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
Fax: 609-646-1369
or
Email to hresources@arcatlantic.org

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DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL (DSP) POSITIONS:

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) positions require that you complete a survey.

Position Description Links:

Click here to begin the survey.

Once you have completed the survey, follow the application instructions at the end of the position description (links above).  In order to be considered, all requested items must be completed.


Your interest in employment with our agency is very much appreciated. However, not every applicant will be selected for an interview.

Due to the large volume of applications we receive, we do not have the capacity to respond to requests for status updates via telephone or email.


THRIFT STORE ASSOCIATE - PART TIME
The Arc Makes Cents Too! Thrift Store in Northfield

Part Time Associate wanted to work on Sundays for 4-5 hours, providing excellent customer service. Must be 18 years or older. High School Diploma or GED preferred but not required. Retail experience a plus. Must have reliable transportation to and from work. This job has the normal physical demands of retail work, with considerable standing, walking, bending and stooping. $8.38 per hour. Download and complete an application and FAX it to the Human Resources Dept. at 609-646-1369.


ADMINISTRATIVE AND OTHER POSITIONS:

Position Description Links:

  • No openings at this time

To apply, follow the application instructions at the end of the position description (links above).  In order to be considered, all requested items must be completed.  


DOWNLOAD THE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION. 


Please email, fax, mail or hand deliver your completed application items to:

Attention: Human Resources

The Arc of Atlantic County

6550 Delilah Road, Suite 101, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Fax (609) 646-1369

Email hresources@arcatlantic.org


The Arc is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

 

For further information contact:
The Arc of Atlantic County
6550 Delilah Road, Suite 101
Egg Harbor Township, N.J. 08234
609-485-0800 or CLICK HERE to send email to the The Arc

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