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Ontario ARC Direct Support Professional - Day Services - Canandaigua in Canandaigua, New York

The Arc Ontario

Direct Support Professional - Day Hab

Salary: $16.75 - $17.84

Position Overview: Are you a compassionate people person who thrives in a positive team environment? At The Arc Ontario, we invite you to join us as a Direct Support Professional (DSP) on our Day Hab team, where you'll experience more than just a job. Here, you'll forge lifelong friendships and enjoy the unique opportunity to make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities. As a DSP, your role is to empower and support these individuals on their journey towards personal growth and independence. It's not just a career; it's a chance to find joy and fulfillment in a fun and rewarding workplace while making a lasting difference.

Work Location: Canandaigua

Schedule: M - F Daytime Hours, Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem available

Our Culture Investing in our staff while thriving in a flexible and fun work environment!

The Arc Ontario Story: Founded in 1954 we believe that All individuals with disabilities or other challenges are one with their community.


  • Provides habilitation support services to individuals with developmental disabilities, generally on a small group or one-to-one basis in a variety of community settings.

  • Provides training opportunities designed to enhance each person's self-sufficiency in the areas of employment, personal independence, community integration and productivity.

  • Promotes agency mission, vision and values.

    As a full-time team member at The Arc Ontario, you will receive...

  • Health and retirement benefits

  • Paid time off - Over 3 weeks off your first year!

  • Growth potential/Opportunity for advancement within my agency

  • Educational Assistance

  • And more


  • 18 years old

  • HS Diploma or GED and one year of relevant experience of and equivalent amount of education/and or experience

  • Driving is required, reliable means of transportation and safe driving record for 1 full year prior to the hiring date. Ability to drive individuals on a daily basis.

  • Ability to lift at least 50 pounds

  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in written form