Personal Assistant/Special Needs Support Person

Arden, NC
Salary: $15.00 to $17.00 /hour

This position or positions would be providing one on one support for a young adult male with physical, cognitive and behavioral disabilities. The right candidate(s) would assist with providing services such as Community Living and Supports and Supported Employment for two 9 hour shifts during the week. The starting pay range varies depending of the services delivered with an average rate of $15.00 to $17.00 per hour. This is a good fit for someone who likes to tinker, take things apart, and has some basic “handyman” skills Preference given to males for this specific position.


  • High school Diploma, GED or Equivalent
  • Valid Driver’s License with Current Vehicle insurance
  • Excellent Driving skills
  • Clean driving record
  • Excellent social, problem solving and communication skills
  • Must be physically strong and mentally engaging
  • Must be accustomed to high level of activity
  • Must be able to be comfortable with transfers and lifting
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. or more
  • Must be able to be physically fit to assist with Supported Employment Services

MACS offers a fun & competitive work environment for everyone. To help offer you the tools to succeed, MACS offers paid training such as CPR & First Aid, NCI, and more!!

Mountain Area Community Services is a Equal Opportunity Employer.

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