Staff Benefits

As a valuable Arc staff member you will receive a valuable benefits package in addition to your salary or hourly compensation. The Arc contributes to Health coverage for all full-time staff, with additional coverage available for dependents. Costs for coverage is deducted from your pay. The Arc also contributes to the premiums of Dental and Vision insurance. The Arc pays for 100% of Life insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance, and Long-Term Disability insurance. Short-Term Disability insurance is also available, though this is optional and paid for by the staff person.


The Arc also provides staff with Paid Leave for both full time and part time staff. Paid leave is accrued per hour worked.


In addition The Arc also contracts for Employee Assistance Program services through the University of Virginia Faculty and Staff Employee Assistance Program. This is a valuable resource to staff for assistance in resolving major life issues, as well as for professional support.


Staff Training for all employees includes:

  • CPR Certification
  • First Aid Certification
  • Medication Administration Certification
  • College of Direct Support On-Line Curriculum courses
  • Human Rights Training and Certification
  • Positive Behavioral Support Training and Certification

….and many more available!