Primary Location: United States-MN-MNElbow Lake
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
REM Central Lakes
Make an impact in others' lives while earning an income that fits with your school or work commitments. We have evening, overnight and weekend shifts available in Elbow Lake, Minnesota.
Join our awesome team of dedicated Direct Support Professionals supporting Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in Group Home settings.
Responsibilities/Duties: This position provides services to Adults with a broad array of disabilities, whether that be behavioral, physical, or mental health(brain injury or developmental) through assistance with activities of daily living, similar to Direct Care Providers and Certified Nursing Assistants, such as:
- Errands to shopping or activities
- Transporting to medical appointments
- Enjoying recreational outings together
- Preparing meals
- Assisting with medication administration
- Personal hygiene and grooming
- Bathing and toileting
- Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible
- Must be 18 years of age
- Valid driver’s license in good standing
- Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
- Compassionate approach
- Reliable and responsible attitude
REM Central Lakes and REM Minnesota are partners of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services. With ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 people in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or just a big heart and a willingness to learn, we want to hear from you! Apply Today!
Watch our realistic job preview to see the advantages of being a Caregiver with REM and The Mentor Network: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cj8F_mRW4x8