The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!

 

 

 

Job Category:

Professional Services

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Caregiver

The Mentor Network - Davenport, Iowa

Posted: 12/16/2018

Description
Caregiver
Primary Location: United States-IA-IADavenport
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM Iowa

Come join our mission – make a difference in lives and enjoy rewarding work!  We have a range of schedules and shifts available that can fit your schedule.  Whether you have previous experience or just a big heart and willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!  Apply today to REM Iowa to join the amazing group of co-workers and the inspiring individuals we serve.




Description

As a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional with REM Iowa, you’ll work in residential settings supporting individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities. 
 
We have a variety of shifts and schedules available:

  • Full-time or part-time
  • Days, afternoons, evenings, weekends and overnights  
Provide support to individuals through assistance with activities of daily living such as: 
  • Errands to shopping or activities
  • Transporting to medical appointments
  • Enjoying recreational outings together
  • Preparing meals and cleaning of household
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Assisting individuals to redirect agitated or aggressive behaviors
  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible
We will teach you – come on board: paid training will be provided based on the individuals and program you support.



Qualifications:
What we ask of you: 
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing for most positions
  • Access to registered, insured vehicle for most positions
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 
  • Reliable, responsible attitude
  • Compassionate, relationship-building approach
  • Dedicated, self-starter, with the ability to work independently
What we offer you: 
  • Paid Training
  • Consistent Schedules
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress and employee events
  • Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for employees working over 30 hours per week.
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next.
  • Career development and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis 
REM Iowa, a partner of The MENTOR Network, is a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.

Apply Today!
 
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