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About The Arc:
The Arc is the largest national community-based organization advocating for and serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. We encompass all ages and more than 100 different diagnoses including Autism, Down syndrome, Fragile X syndrome, and various other developmental disabilities. With nearly 700 state and local chapters nationwide, The Arc is on the front lines to ensure that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families have the support and services they need to be fully engaged in their communities. The Arc of Spokane is the largest Arc chapter in the state of Washington, and Spokane County is home to approximately 7,000 people with an intellectual or developmental disability.
About Supported Living:
The Arc of Spokane believes that having a disability should not prevent someone from enjoying a rich and meaningful life. Supported Living is The Arc's community living program, supporting adult men and women living in homes they own, lease or rent with housemates. With the freedom to work, socialize and recreate as they wish, Supported Living participants can enjoy the best life has to offer--a comfortable home, full access to their community, and caring staff who are fully qualified to meet their support needs.
Position Summary: The Community Living Instructor provides support and guidance in areas of independent living and learning, community skills, personal health and safety to people with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
We offer paid on-the-job training and will assist you in obtaining your Registered Nursing Assistant license and other basic certifications for this field. Schedule flexibility is key.
â¢ Minimum age 18
â¢ HS Diploma or GED
â¢ Must successfully pass a criminal history background check
â¢ Legible handwriting and good communication skills
â¢ Reliable transportation (driver's license and proof of insurance)
â¢ Must be available to work the paid training and obtain certifications.
$12.15/hour+ DOE and benefits including medical, dental, paid leave, life
insurance and retirement once eligibility criteria is met.
*****Sign on Bonus of $50.00, then an additional $200 after completing the following: 60 days in good standing, clearing required background check and completing required training*****
The Arc of Spokane
320 E 2nd Ave, Spokane, WA 99202
or download and submit required application at www.arc-spokane.org/human_resources.