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:

United States

Postal Code:

93301

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Caregiver for Activities Evening Only

The Mentor Network - Bakersfield

Posted: 07/3/2018

Description
Caregiver for Activities Evening Only
Primary Location: United States-CA-CABakersfield
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

California MENTOR


Description

     As an Evening Caregiver Activities Only (Direct Support Professional - DSP) with California MENTOR Family Home Agency, you’ll be one of these extraordinary people.

     DSPs are the link to the community for those we serve. Based in community settings, as an Evening Caregiver, you would work in the evenings and weekends taking mentally and physically disabled adults into the community doing outings such as going to the movies or the mall and activities of the clients choice, could be puzzle, crafts, nature walk. 

     The shifts are in the evenings and weekends: Monday through Friday between 3pm and 8pm and on the weekends between 10am and 6pm. The shifts vary depending on the need of the client; they are between 3 and 5 hours. This a great position for extra income with the possibilities of more hours as clients need services but it's not for everyone. 


Pay: $11.00 per hour plus $0.53 per mile 



Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing
  • Car registration and vehicle insurance with name listed as driver
  • One Year of experience in human services direct care with a mentally or physically disabled adult 
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks

What we offer you:

  • A rewarding work environment with the best co-workers you could ask for
  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
  • Annual bonus plans
  • Part time schedules available
  • An opportunity to build lasting relationships with your co-workers and the people we serve
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
  • Employee discounts
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
  • Free training, career development, and advancement opportunities
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network

We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. California MENTOR Family Home Agency (FHA) is a partner of California MENTOR and The MENTOR Network. The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services.  With approximately 28,000 employees serving 25,000+ consumers in 36 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.



Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  

 

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