Life Skills Coach 1 (Compensation: $11.00 per hour)

FRESNO: 2 Positions Available

Job Description:

Responsible for supervision and training of individuals with developmental disabilities. Works closely with Case Manager & Program Manager to assist individuals in the development of their skills to their full potential, and foster their independence in a positive and caring manner.  Completes required documentation. The Life Skills Coach 1 would also be responsible for providing personal care and hygiene needs for the individuals we serve. This includes: attending to restroom needs, feeding, and assistance with ambulation. Prefer individuals with experience using equipment such as a Hoyer Lift, Changing Beds, and Gait Belts. Additional requirements for this role include: High School Diploma / GED. Prefer three to six months of related experience working with developmentally disabled individuals or special populations. Language Skills include the ability to comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos. Ability to write accurate and legible correspondence. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands or arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift an/or move up to 50 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Fill Out Online Application

Verification of Employment

If you’re looking for a Verification of Employment, please click the button below:

Verifications of Employment

Volunteer Opportunities

Multiple Locations

We have multiple volunteer opportunities available! 

Please click the below button to request a volunteer application:

Volunteer Application Request


One of the Industry Leading Benefit Packages for Full Time Employees

  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Aflac Accidental, Critical Illness Insurance
  • FREE Life Insurance Coverage (Up-to $20,000)
  • Vacation Pay
  • Holiday Pay
  • Sick Leave
  • 403(b) with Dollar for Dollar Matching
  • Superb On-the-Job Training

Drug Free Workplace Statement

The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties is committed to providing and maintaining a workplace that is safe and productive. To that end, The Arc Fresno/Madera Counties does not tolerate the possession, sale or use of illegal drugs, the improper possession, sale or use of other controlled substances, or the possession, sale or use of alcohol while at work or engaged in work-related activities. As a United States Government Federal Contractor, we are bound by the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988 which identifies marijuana as being an illegal drug.

Disability Accommodation Statement

The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process.

If you need an accommodation, due to a disability, to use our online system to apply for a position at The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties, please contact Eric Escoto Jr. in Human Resources at 559-226-6268 or email: archr@arcfresno.org.

Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Statement

The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, The Arc of Fresno / Madera Counties explicitly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

Anti-Discriminatory Workplace Statement

Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on race, religion (all aspects of religious belief, observances, and practices including religious dress and grooming practices), color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual identity, gender expression, actual or perceived sexual orientation, marital status, military and veteran status, civil air patrol status, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information or medical condition, except where physical fitness is a valid occupational qualification or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. For the purposes of this policy, discrimination on the basis of “national origin” also includes discrimination against an individual because of their primary language or because that person holds or presents the California Driver’s License issued to those who cannot document their lawful presence in the United States. Any applicat’s or immigration status will not be considered for any Company opportunity purpose except as necessary to comply with federal, state, or local laws. California law also prohibits discrimination against individuals providing services in the workplace pursuant to a contract, unpaid interns and volunteers on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or age. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors. All such discrimination is unlawful.

(C) 2018. The Arc Fresno / Madera Counties. An Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V
Subscribe To Our Mailing List