Career Opportunities

Make a difference…Everyday… You can make a difference in the lives of the people we serve and enrich your life as well. We value our employees and appreciate their valuable contributions toward our mission. The Arc of the South Shore offers in-service training, opportunity for advancement, competitive wages, and an excellent benefits package. Consider a career with the Arc for a meaningful job that is much more than just a paycheck.


JOB TITLE:     Board Certified Behavior Analyst          
Department:   Adult services for individuals with intellectual disabilities and /or autism.     This position will initially be part time, up to 20 hours per week with the potential to increase to a full time 40 hour position in 2016.   
DESCRIPTION OF POSITION:  The BCBA will provide direct ABA services and program supervision to adults who receive day or residential services.  This position may also provide consultation to individuals who are under the age of 22 and receive services through Family Supports division.  This position will work in partnership with one other staff ABA clinician and will be part of the agency Positive Behavioral Supports Team.
REPORTS TO: Executive Director                                  
Essential duties and responsibilities
Responsibilities include assessing skill levels and behavioral support needs, designing and developing teaching programs to address skill acquisition targets, and developing behavioral support plans as needed. Provide training for program staff in the provision of direct services, monitoring for quality control, data analysis, and consulting with families and other professionals. Providing general staff training on autism and effectively working with individuals with autism. Developing and being part of the Positive Behavioral supports Leadership Team. Provide services within the Department of Developmental services regulations. Attend team meetings as necessary. Attend monthly senior management staff meetings.
QUALIFICATIONS:  Master’s degree in special education, early childhood development, and/or related fields, and experience working with families and children with disabilities
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record required. 
OTHER REQUIREMENTS:  Acceptable criminal record (CORI) required.
WORK ENVIRONMENT   The Arc of the South Shore operates smoke-free facilities.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, occasionally loud.
Travel between program locations in Weymouth, Braintree, Milton, Rockland and Hingham and other contiguous towns, may be required on a daily basis.  

**Please send resume with cover letter to:
Daryl Cook-Ivan
Executive Director
Arc of the South Shore
371 River Street
N. Weymouth, MA 02191
Tel#: 781-335-3023 ext. 2211
Fax: 781-331-6021

Day Hab Program Manager
Location: 371 River St. N. Weymouth, MA
Summary: The Program Manager is responsible for the daily ongoing operation of all facets of the day habilitation program. Responsive for the coordination of all staff activated to meet the program objectives  and oversight of all individual services. Must adhere to all MassHealth and DDS regulations and oversee compliance. Responsible for the training of staff and assists Director in the hiring of staff members. 
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in a health-care related field required plus a minimm of five years of professional health-care experience. At least two of those years must have been spent in an administrative role and for persons with Developmental Disabilities. Strong written and oral skills required. Strong computer skills including word, excel and Microsoft outlook. Must have strong organizational skills and be able to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. 
Contact Information:
Name: Anne Holton
Title: VP/Director of Day Services
Location: 371 River St. N. Weymouth, MA 02191
Phone: 781-335-3023 X 2219
Fax: 781-335-3682

Position: VAN DRIVER
Location: 371 River St  N. Weymouth MA  02191
Summary: Monday through Friday; split shift, approximately 6:45 – 8:30am and 3pm-4:45pm.  Involves driving a 15 passenger van, picking up individuals with DD at their homes in the AM and bringing them to Harbor Industries @ 365 River St N. Weymouth and returning to the program around 3pm to drive those same individuals to their homes in the afternoon.  The van stays at our program during the day.
Qualifications:  Acceptable CORI
Valid Massachusetts Driver’s License
Good Driving Record

The Arc of the South Shore, Inc.’s First Early Intervention Program is seeking a Family Service Coordinator (MSW)
Full time position for a licensed social worker (MSW required). Join a dynamic, multidisciplinary team providing support, education, and counseling services to families with young children in the South Shore area!  Excellent supervision provided
Qualifications and requirements:

  • Licensed MSW
  • Experience working with infants, toddlers and families required.
  • Reliable Transportation, Acceptable CORI, SORI  and Driving History require.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply!
Send cover letter & resume to:     
Rhonda Meisel, Director of Children’s Services
The Arc of the South Shore, Inc.
FIRST Early Intervention Program
574 Main St
South Weymouth, MA  02190
Fax: 781-340-1337

Positions: Licensed Professionals for Early Intervention Program

  • Family Service Coordinator (Social Worker)
  • Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
Location: South Shore Area 

Fee Basis, Full and Part Time positions available.
Join a dynamic, multidisciplinary team providing home-based assessment, treatment, support and education services to families with children birth to 3 years of age in the South Shore area!  New graduates are encouraged to apply!  Excellent supervision provided! Excellent benefits for full time staff.
Qualifications and requirements:
Appropriate professional licensure and experience working with families required.
Reliable Transportation, Acceptable CORI/Driving History required.
Send cover letter & resume to: Rhonda Meisel, Director of Children’s Services


Location: Arc South Shore, Inc. (varied locations)

Relief staff needed! Must have 1st Aid Cert., valid driver license, acceptable CORI & clean driver record. Work hands-on w/MR population.  Responsibilities include ensuring resident health & safety, developing & implementing ISP goals & recreational & community supports. Experience in field of developmental disabilities preferred. MAP Certification a plus!
Resumes to:
Lisa Weeks, Residential Dir.
Arc South Shore, Inc.
574 Main St.  Weymouth, MA  02190
Tel: 781-335-1014 x21
Fax: 781-335-3554

Residential Services:
Residential Counselor opportunities – (especially for SUNDAYS 9am-3pm) 

Name:   Rhonda Meisel
Title:      First Early Intervention Director    
Location:  574 Main Street,  Weymouth MA
Phone:       781-335-1014 X 11
Fax:            781-340-1337

Early Intervention: OT, PT, Social Worker opportunities!

Early Intervention: Family Service Coordinator (MSW)

Early Intervention: Developmental Specialist

Arc of the South Shore is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.