Job Title: Full-Time Direct Care Program Generalist
Requirements: 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 and personal vehicle. 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 regulations. 8) Obtain Pennsylvania criminal history check, FBI criminal history check, and Child Abuse clearances in accordance with 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.
About This Job: The FT Program Generalist provides direct care support to persons with an intellectual disability in community homes and community-based settings throughout Centre County. This position works to maintain consistency and ensure that the individualized staffing needs of each of our specialized programs is met. The Program Generalist will work a varying schedule providing support and assisting with developing individuals skills in areas of recreation, socialization, financial management, personal hygiene, cooking, cleaning, physical health and behavioral management. This position requires extreme flexibility and the willingness to work all shifts.