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Area Residential Care


Area Residential Care

Contact Information

Company Name:Area Residential Care
Address: 3355 Kennedy Circle
Dubuque, IA 52002
Phone: 563-557-4748
E-mail:careers@arearesidentialcare.org
Web Site:http://www.arearesidentialcare.org

Description

Who We Are

Area Residential Care is a private, non-profit, 501(c) 3 organization, created in 1968 by a group of parents and other interested parties. Its mission is to empower people with intellectual disabilities to achieve their highest quality of life. From its inception, Area Residential Care’s purpose has been to provide community-based services for persons with intellectual disabilities. The organization has grown over the past 40 years to serve an average of 250-275 people with disabilities annually; providing residential, vocational, and day services in Dubuque and Dyersville communities.

Through a variety of community-based residential and vocational programs, Area Residential Care helps people with disabilities become active, participating members of the community. Giving people with disabilities choices about where and how they live, work and socialize with their non-disabled peers is the essence of Area Residential Care’s purpose.

Vision

It is the vision of Area Residential Care that every individual has the opportunity to live, work, and participate in a supportive and accessible community.

Mission

It is the mission of Area Residential Care to empower people with intellectual disabilities to achieve their highest quality of life.

Values

Area Residential Care is committed to the following values that support our vision and mission statement.

  • Every person has rights and the responsibilities associated with them.
  • Every person is to be treated with dignity and respect.
  • Every person has unique needs and preferences that influence the choices he or she makes about his or her life and services.
  • Every person is to be provided the opportunity to live, work and participate in recreational activities in the community as the natural environment.
  • Every person is to be provided with encouragement, opportunity and supports to live life to the fullest.
  • Every person is to be given the opportunity to provide direct feedback on his or her satisfaction with services, and given a prompt response to concerns.

Looking for a summer job? Earn meaningful work experience supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities. Work 24-40 hours per week from Mid May-September.

Part Time, 24 hrs/week. Every-Other weekend rotation.

Qualifications/Requirements: Enrolled in their third or fourth year at a university or college working toward a BA in Social Work, Special Education, Psychology or related College level of reading, math, and writing skills Candidate needs to be a highly organized and detail-oriented person proficien

Part Time and Full Time positions available on 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift. Work in a positive environment dedicated to supporting those with intellectual and physical disabilities to achieve their daily goals!

Pay is $14/hr! Are you looking for a fun weekend job? ARC is currently seeking Weekend Instructors for a variety of 1st, 2nd and 3rd shift openings. Become a friend and assist consumers with activities such as shopping, banking, and cooking!