Careers at The Arc

Make a difference in what you do!

Application Portal


The Arc of Alachua County, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


Application Portal

Are you looking for a career opportunity where you can use your skills to make a difference in the lives of others? Then The Arc of Alachua County may be just the place for you!

front door at The Arc

We have part-time and full-time direct care positions available. Within our Residential programs, we provide services 24 hours a day. Therefore, we have many shifts available.

To learn more about the services we provide, navigate through the menu in the “Services” tab at the top of the page. All direct care positions are titled Direct Support Professional, or “DSP,” and earn $9.00 per hour. DSPs may also earn an additional $800 in competency-based bonuses throughout their first year of employment.

All positions that are 30 or more hours per week are eligible for benefits which include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Coverage
  • Life Insurance
  • Short term disability income supplement
  • Supplemental Benefits
  • 401k Retirement
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

Applications must be completed online. To view our current available positions and/or apply, navigate to our Job Board by clicking the Application Portal link in the section on the right side of this page. Be sure to answer all questions and complete all the steps within the Job Board application process.

* Note: Candidates do not need to upload a resume in order to be considered. If you do not have a resume (or do not wish to include one) you will be given options to “skip” that step.

Thank you for your interest in employment with The Arc of Alachua County. We look forward to hearing from you!