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Focus Inc

Focus Inc

Customer Service, Operations · Full-time
Jonesboro, AR, USA
12 – 14 USD per hour
Posted on Monday, March 27, 2023

Are you motivated and willing to assist individuals with intellectual disabilities to achieve personal goals and to help them become fully engaged in their community by teaching, mentoring and encouraging them?!

We have positions available in Jonesboro, Paragould, Bay, Cherokee Village, Wynne, Caraway and surrounding areas.

  • Evening shifts -weekdays and weekends
  • Overnight shifts -weekdays and weekends
  • Weekend shifts - Saturdays/Sundays (All shifts- day, evening and night)
  • Direct care staff will follow an individual plan, behavioral development plan and other guides personalized to each individual.
  • Pay rate varies with each individual being served


  • HS Diploma or GED
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Dependable transportation
  • Up to date vehicle insurance and registration
  • Clean driving record
  • Be able to pass drug screen
  • Be able to pass background checks.

Benefits include:

  • Mileage Reimbursement (non-taxed)
  • PTO (accrual based on the amount of hours worked)
  • PTO buyout (once accrued, can cash out up to 20 hours/pay period)
  • Holidays- paid at time and a half
  • Bereavement pay
  • Paid training
  • CPR & First Aid Certification
  • Referral program for bringing on new employees
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance offered to those eligible
  • Medical - Focus pays 73% of the cost towards the Employee's coverage. (Employee pays $155.07 per month, Focus pays $426.96 per month. Family Coverage, Vision and Dental also offered at additional cost).

Applications can be filled out online by following the link below:

Please specify what days and hours you are available to work. Call backs will be based on the information you provide. Interviews will be scheduled once company applications have been received and reviewed.

We ask that if you are sick, please return applications when you are well.

Focus, Inc.

504 Flint St

Jonesboro, AR 72401

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $12.00 - $14.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • After school
  • Evening shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • Overnight shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability
  • Weekends only


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: Multiple Locations

Focus Inc is an equal opportunity employer.