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Give your day a sense of purpose and fulfillment by applying for one of our open positions today.

Positions Available

  • Full-Time Day Program Instructor for Adults with Developmental Disabilities!

    As an ACT Instructor, you will be working in both small groups and 1:1 with our consumers in the following areas of training and support: community access, self-esteem, anger management, and social skills. Instruction and activities are geared toward enabling consumers to make their own choices and realizing what the consequences of their choices are. ACT Instructors spend the mornings in classes and the afternoons on community outings.

    Essential Duties: Assistance for each consumer will vary according to the functioning level of the individual and the objectives of the Individual Service Plan.
    • Develop practical Individual Service Plans which meet agency guidelines and accurately reflect consumers’ needs.
    • Develop and implement facility and community-based lesson plans, which encourage and enable skill acquisition as indicated by Individual Service Plans.
    • Advocate for the best possible solutions to problems that your consumers may face and assist them with self-advocacy.
    • Provide transportation for consumers to and from the community and facility-based activities and instruction.
    • Closely adhere to the schedule developed for instructors and consumers.
    • Learn and be responsible for individual personnel responsibilities and concurrent deadlines required of all agency personnel (i.e., timecards, mileage sheets, use of benefits, etc.).
    • Learn and be responsible for individual responsibilities for reporting documentation related to consumers, including content and deadlines.
    • Coordinate work assignments as needed with individual consumer and other instructors’ schedules.
    • Keep supervisor informed about the status of all ongoing assignments, project, deadlines met, and responsibilities/assignments carried out.
    • Other assigned duties from the Arc-Solano management team, including but not limited to assisting with other Arc-Solano programs.

    Qualifications:
    • At least 18 years old
    • At least 1-year experience working with people with developmental disabilities or other special needs populations
    • Solid, verifiable work history (3 references)
    • Must have excellent organizational, communication, and problem-solving skills.
    • Must be self-motivated and able to work effectively both as a team and independently.
    • Current and valid CDL
    • Must have a reliable vehicle that can hold three passengers, auto insurance and be willing to DRIVE OWN CAR (mileage reimbursement offered).
    • Must be able to pass a criminal background check. You will be fingerprinted.

    Benefits & Compensation:
    • 1 position: full-time: Monday – Friday, between 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
    • Benefits include medical reimbursement, PTO & sick leave, paid holidays, FSA, a pension fund with employer contributions, and paid lunch hour.
    • $12/hr

  • Part-Time Instructor in Tailored Day Service

    The Arc-Solano is currently hiring for two part-time Tailored Day Service (TDS) Instructors to support our clients who wish to volunteer in the community & learn work skills, or are pursuing higher education. Our office is in Vallejo, but you will work throughout Solano County. This position is for around 4 days/week, about 30 hours/week. Occasionally, there may be a 3 or 5 day work week.

    As a TDS Instructor, you will find volunteer opportunities in the community for the clients. During TDS appointments, you will transport clients and volunteer alongside them. Usually, you will have 2-3 clients for small group outings, but you may also see clients individually.

    TDS is a flexible program. You may work weekdays/weekends, morning/afternoon/evening; however, most programming takes place in the mornings and afternoons and you will know your schedule in advance.

    Essential Duties: Assistance for each consumer will vary according to the functioning level of the individual and the objectives of the Individual Service Plan.
    -Assist in the development of practical community-based volunteer, work, and higher education
    Individual Service Plans which meet agency guidelines and accurately reflect consumers’ needs.
    -Develop and implement community-based lesson plans, which encourage and enable skill acquisition
    and directly relate to volunteerism, employment and/or higher education, as required by individual
    service plans.
    -Actively seek or create volunteer, employment and/or higher education opportunities for TDS
    consumers.
    -Help consumers develop appropriate soft skills and social skills through modeling and counseling.
    -Advocate for the best possible solutions to problems that your consumers may face and assist them w
    with self-advocacy.
    -Provide transportation for consumers to and from community and facility-based activities and
    instruction.
    -Closely adhere to the schedule developed for instructors and consumers.
    -Learn and be responsible for individual personnel responsibilities and concurrent deadlines required
    of all agency personnel (i.e., timecards, mileage sheets, use of benefits, etc.).
    -Learn and be responsible for individual responsibilities for reporting documentation related to
    consumers, including content and deadlines.
    -Coordinate work assignments as needed with individual consumer and other instructors’ schedules.
    -Keep supervisor informed about the status of all ongoing assignments, project, deadlines met, and
    responsibilities/assignments carried out.
    -Other assigned duties from the Arc-Solano management team, including but not limited to assisting
    -with other Arc-Solano programs.

    Qualifications :
    -At least 18 years old
    -At least 1-year experience working with people with developmental disabilities or other special needs
    populations
    -Solid, verifiable work history (3 references)
    -Must have excellent organizational, communication, and problem-solving skills.
    -Must be self-motivated and able to work effectively both as a team and independently.
    -Current and valid CDL
    -Must have a reliable vehicle that can hold three passengers, auto insurance and be willing to DRIVE
    OWN CAR (mileage reimbursement offered).
    -Must be able to pass a criminal background check. You will be fingerprinted.

    Benefits and Compensation :
    -Part-time (approximately 30 hrs/week, including possible weekend shift)
    -Benefits include medical reimbursement, PTO & sick leave, paid holidays, FSA, retirement with
    employer contributions, and paid lunch hour.
    -$12/hour

    TO APPLY: Please submit a cover letter and complete resume to smartinez@thearcsolano.org

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