The Arc of Washington County
  • Hagerstown, MD, USA
  • $15.00 - $16.00
  • Hourly
  • Full Time


Hiring Event - Caregivers Needed
June 28, 2022 From 10 AM TO 2 PM
Possible On the Spot Job Offers
$1000 Staying Bonus for Certain FT Positions

Join us at The Arc on June 28th for our hiring event at 820 Florida Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21740!

Meet with our recruiting team to discuss career opportunities and complete an application. Stay for an interview with a supervisor and a potential on the spot job offer! If you can't make it, please apply for this position, we will be happy to contact you for a phone interview.

Position Description:

This Crisis Intervention Specialist position works in our Awakenings Day Program or our Adult Residential Program. The Awakenings Day Program provides support to adults with developmental disabilities, autism and challenging behaviors. This program provides full time M-F day hours between the hours of 8:00 am - 4:00 pm for 35 hours per week and Pay Rates from $15.50 - $16.00 per hour.

Our Adult Residential Program ensures that people with developmental disabilities and challenging behaviors have a place to call home. The program operates over 55 small residential group homes that are located in neighborhoods throughout Washington County. There are full time or part time hours available working evening or overnight shifts along with weekend hours. These positions pay between $15 - 16 per hour with plenty of overtime hours after you get settled in.

Benefits Include:

  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off: 14 days the first year and 20 days the second year
  • Holidays: 7 paid holidays


  • HS Diploma or equivalent
  • Some previous experience or the ability to support adults with intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities, Autism; and challenging behaviors/psychological issues.
  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • We will consider anyone who has had a valid driver's license for at least one (1) year, but prefer two (2) years, not counting any time on a learner's permit.

In addition, the successful candidate must be able to attend our paid specialized training in its entirety, on and off during your first two (2) weeks of employment - M-F from 8:30 - 5:00 pm. Applicants also need to pass a reading comprehension and math test, a background check, and pre-employment screenings which include a drug screen and physical/fitness test. These are very physical positions that requires lifting and transferring (at least 50 pounds), and the ability to provide direct care and implement proper restraint techniques to ensure the health and safety of the persons served.

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