If you are passionate about supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), maybe it's time to consider a career with
The Arc of North Carolina. Founded in 1953, we are one of the oldest and largest I/DD advocacy and service organizations in the state.
The Arc is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,
gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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Occupancy Specialist

Position Status: Full-time

Location: Raleigh

Education Requirements: High School Diploma, prefer HUD Section 8 experience and at least 2 years of experience in field of automated record keeping. Must be able to function in Windows environment and applicable computer knowledge and experience.

Experience Requirements: The Arc seeks an Occupancy Specialist to support the operation of the Housing Division, in the Raleigh Office. Candidate must be professional, able to handle confidential information appropriately, must have extensive knowledge and experience in compliance and regulatory procedures and have proficient oral and written communication skills

Responsibilities: Candidate will be responsible for ensuring accuracy of requisitions and generating all forms associated with tenant’s certifications, transfers move-ins and move-outs, etc. Requirements will include communicating with Local Operators regarding policies. Procedures and follow-up relating to occupancy/tenant information. Maintain information on vacant units and be responsible for updating weekly vacancy reports. A working knowledge of TRACS and EIV systems are highly desirable.

Deadline: October 1, 2021, and send resume and cover letter to Foresa Walker at fwalker@arcnc.org


Area Guardianship Specialist

Position Status: Full-time

Location: Western NC

Education Requirements: A degree and experience in human services is preferred. Candidate must also have solid computer skills; knowledge of self-determination principles and person-centered outcome-based practices are a plus.

Experience Requirements: Candidate must have professional experience in the field of I/DD and or Mental Health. Candidate must have some knowledge of social work principles, techniques, practices, and their application to individual needs and challenges. The ability to express ideas clearly and concisely, both orally and written, and plan, organize and execute work effectively.

Responsibilities: : An Area Guardianship Specialist provides guardianship support and services in compliance with the NC General Statute Chapter 35A. It requires substitute decision making, assisting individuals with informed decisions, advocating, monitoring, reporting, service record maintenance, relationship building, liaison activities and sometimes the ability to mediate challenging positions. Candidate will be required to travel to residential facilities, home of wards, other settings and requires the ability to work independently.

Deadline: October 1, 2021, and send resume and cover letter to Pamela Southerland at psoutherland@arcnc.org


Support Associate (Direct Care Staff)  

Do you want to make a difference in a person’s life? The Arc of North Carolina seeks passionate, compassionate, hard-working individuals to support people of all ages with I/DD throughout North Carolina.

Education Requirements: High School Diploma or GED

Responsibilities: providing breaks for caregivers, assistance with personal care, teaching skills to increase independence, promoting inclusion in the community. Related experience in direct care or special education is preferred but not required. Creativity, progressive thinking, strong advocacy skills, and knowledge of community resources are highly desirable. Qualified applicants must be 18 or older, current driver’s license, and pass background checks.

Applicants may send resumes to the following:   

The Asheville Area: Lori Boehm at lboehm@arcnc.org 
The Charlotte Area: Vanessa Sanders at vsanders@arcnc.org
The Triangle Area: Valerie Todd at vtodd@arcnc.org 
The Wilmington Area: Wilmington Administrative staff at admin_wil@arcnc.org