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Drug Free Workplace. We do pre-employment drug testing.

It is possible to advance in The Arc organization by starting in an entry-level position such as this one:

Direct Support Professional

Work flexible hours with great job fulfillment. All you need is a High School Diploma (or GED), valid driver's license, insured vehicle, be at least 18 years old, and no felony convictions. All other training will be provided. Starting wage is $8.15/hour.

We have several opportunities available in Greene, Christian, Polk, Barry, Lawrence, Jasper, Stone, Dade, Webster and Wright Counties in Southwest Missouri. Our positions, full or part-time, are available in group homes, individual supported living homes, community supports and supported employment. Excellent benefits are provided for full-time, and all positions have a training bonus available after all required training is completed. The Arc is a great company to work for and has many rewarding facets, from annual awards banquets to Employee of the Month selections and apply to start your new career today!

If you are interested in a position, you may either fill out an On-line Application (below) or click on the following link to download an application and either mail it, fax it to 417-864-4307, or send it by e-mail:

Direct Support Professionals (Entry-level)

Ongoing hiring for our Residential Program.

Assist individuals with developmental disabilities in directing their own lives out in the community. We provide services in group home settings as well as individualized supported living environments. Our locations span the Ozarks with homes in Bolivar, Joplin, Marshfield, Mountain Grove, Monett, Ozark, and Springfield.

Flexible hours available since we provide round-the-clock care. Shifts include days, evenings, overnights, and weekends. Full- and part-time availability.

Experience working with individuals with developmental and behavioral disorders is desired, but we provide all the paid training you need to thrive.

Requirements: HS degree, insured driver able to obtain E license, and 18 years or older.

Apply Online for Direct Support Professionals (Entry-level)

Job Coach (Entry-level)

We are now hiring part-time job coach positions in our Employment Solutions department.

Shifts: Day, Evening and Weekend, flexibility in work schedule necessary.

You will instruct and supervise individuals 1:1 or as a crew at various work sites, promoting development of work and social skills.

Must be dependable with excellent attendance, able to give directions,operate mechanical equipment as needed, and able to lift up to 75lbs.

Requirements: HS degree, insured driver able to obtain E license, and 18 years or older.

Starting Wage: $8.65/hr PT

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Community Connections Day Program and Community Integration (Entry-level)

Location: Springfield Region

Accepting applications for 
PT Group and One-on-One positions: Mainly Days, Evenings-Weekends.
 SUBSTITUTES(PRN) also needed.

Assist people living in the local community and in day habilitation programs to 
develop independent living skills.

Requires: HS degree, insured driver able to obtain E license, and 18 years or older.
  Previous experience supporting people with disabilities is preferred.

Starting Wage: PT - $8.15/hr

Apply Online for Community Connections Day Program and Community Integration (Entry-level)

Summer Camp Counselors (Entry-Level, Seasonal)

Energetic, creative and dependable individuals to provide hands-on care to children and young adults with developmental disabilities in a day camp setting. Activities include bowling, fishing, rock-climbing, community fieldtrips, swimming and much, much more.

Training begins end of May. Camp sessions are from beginning of June - July and July - August.

Pay Rate: $8.15

Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.

Hours are subject to change depending upon the day's activities

Must have proof of high school graduation or GED, licensed and insured driver with ability to obtain the class E license, and at least 18 years old.

Apply Online for Summer Camp Counselors (Entry-Level, Seasonal)

CounterPoint Autism (Entry-Level)

Now hiring for the growing Autism Department. Work with our individuals by teaching community awareness, daily living, and communication and social skills.

You will make a difference every single day.

Must be able to work flexible hours, since our consumers need round-the-clock care. Shifts ranging from days, evenings, weekends, and overnights.

Education and experience working with individuals with autism, behavioral and developmental disorders is preferred, but we will give you all the paid training you need to succeed with our company.

Must have HS degree, be an insured driver, and 18 years or older.

Automatic raise with completion of training.

Apply Online for CounterPoint Autism (Entry-Level)

Renovations Dual-Diagnosis (Entry-Level)

Ongoing hiring in Springfield and Joplin areas for dedicated individuals who want to help change people's lives.

Positions are in home settings providing support to young adult men and women with a dual diagnosis of a developmental disability and a mental/behavioral disorder. Assist our consumers with everything from basic hygiene to budgeting and beyond. Our goal is to help our consumers be as independent as possible.

Full-Time, part-time, and sub openings available for day, evening, weekend, and overnight shifts.

Education and experience working with behavioral and developmental disorders is preferred, but we will provide all the paid training you need to excel here.

Must have HS degree, be an insured driver, and 18 years or older.

Apply Online for Renovations Dual-Diagnosis (Entry-Level)

Registered Nurse

Want to get in on the ground floor of a flourishing department?

We are now looking for FT (40 hrs.) and PT RNs to oversee the individuals living in our 6-bed medically fragile group home.

Be part of a dynamic team with a flexible schedule, opportunities for advancement, and very competitive pay.

Shifts: 7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm, and 11pm-7am

Full benefits package for those who work 40 hours, health insurance offered to those who work over 30 hours.

Apply Online for Registered Nurse


Location:  Springfield Administrative Offices

Part-time, days

Requires:  Responsible for cleaning and maintaining offices. Previous janitorial experience is preferred.  Must be at least 18 years of age or older, have a high school diploma or GED, and a licensed and insured driver.

Apply Online for Janitor

LPN - Springfield

Location: Springfield, MO

Full-Time and Part-Time

Provide medical support services to individuals with disabilities who are medically fragile in a group home setting in north Springfield. Educational training or related experience working with persons having developmental disabilities is beneficial.
Must be a licensed and insured driver. Competitive wages.

Apply Online for LPN - Springfield

Program Supervisor, Counterpoint Autism Team

Now hiring a Program Supervisor for our Counterpoint Autism Program. Seeking a highly motivated, organized, and dedicated individual who is committed to enhancing the lives of others.

Requirements: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university is preferred. Degreed applicants must also have a minimum of one year's experience in management, and one year working with individuals having Autism Spectrum disorders. Non-degreed applicants must have a minimum of five years' experience.

Salary range will be commensurate with experience and knowledge of the field. Excellent benefit package offered.

Apply Online for Program Supervisor, Counterpoint Autism Team

Monett Program Director

Full Time position with benefits.

Key Responsibilities: This position involves providing direction and oversight to residential, employment and day services in the Monett, MO area. This includes providing supervision to a team of Program Supervisors.

Requires a Bachelor's degree in a Human Services related field, Master's degree is preferred. Applicants must be QDDP qualified and have at least three years of professional experience working with persons with disabilities, including two years of management experience.

Salary commensurate with experience and knowledge of the field. Excellent benefits package offered.

Apply Online for Monett Program Director

Accounting Clerk II

Full-Time Accounting Clerk position now open.

Work for a company that makes a difference every day!

Is responsible for accurate posting of detailed customer receipts, assisting in the billing of customer invoices, reviewing problem billing, and communicating with the necessary individual. Must have ability to use Microsoft computer applications. Previous accounting experience required.

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Human Resources Clerk II

Now hiring for a FT Human Resources Clerk II in Springfield. Join a growing team and help make a difference every day!

Essential Job Functions: Provides customer service to all who enter the department, administers pre-employment drug screening process for new hires. Indexes employee files, assisting with data entry on various HR documentation. Responsible for filling in for the receptionist breaks and as needed.

Must be capable of being a strong team player with a positive attitude. Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with the public, management, and other personnel.

Requirements: Minimum of one year of college or directly related experience, preferably working in a Human Resources environment. Able to maintain confidentiality in business dealings and records management. Knowledge and skills in utilizing computer software to maintain computerized record keeping.

Apply Online for Human Resources Clerk II

Director of Rivendale

Applications are being accepted for a full-time Director for Rivendale, a therapeutic treatment center and day school for children with autism spectrum disorders.

This position will function as the Qualified Educational Professional with overall responsibility for the development and implementation of educational and treatment plans for the individuals served by Rivendale.

Requires 6 years' experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities and a master's degree in special education.

Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits package offered.

Apply Online for Director of Rivendale

Nurse Educator

Responsible for assisting the administrative, supervisory, and direct support staff education regarding the medical needs and care of individuals with developmental disabilities. These medical needs include proper medication administration, medical training, and continued skills training for nurses in other residential programs.

Must have at least 3 years' experience in the provision of nursing services and be in possession of a current license and registration as a registered nurse issued by the State of Missouri.

Apply Online for Nurse Educator


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