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:

50061

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Caregiver

The Mentor Network - West Des Moines

Posted: 07/3/2018

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

REM Iowa


Description

Des Moines area caregivers, join our team of dedicated Direct Support Professionals today! We are providers assisting people to reach their full potential. We have multiple opportunities for you within a broad spectrum of community supportive living homes. 


Schedule Options:

  • Full-time/Part-time/On call
  • Early mornings, evenings, weekends, and overnights

Responsibilities/Duties: 
This position provides services to people with a broad array of disabilities, whether that be behavioral, physical, or mental health 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

Qualifications:

What we require of you:

  • Must be minimum of 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing required for most positions
  • Successful clearance of background checks


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