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

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Caregiver

The Mentor Network - Saint Cloud, Minnesota

Posted: 12/13/2018

Description
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Caregiver
Primary Location: United States-MN-MNSaint Cloud
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM Central Lakes


Description
REM Central Lakes offers residential services for children who experience mental health challenges.  We offer personalized services in our group homes, which are nestled throughout the community.  Our expert staff provides therapeutic supports and around-the-clock care for children in need.  We utilize therapeutic models that include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Applied Behavior Analysis and Developmental Repair.  Our care is individualized according to each child’s needs and our team members work to help children stabilize their mental health symptoms and behaviors, develop age appropriate life skills and prepare to transition back home or to independent living.
 
In addition to therapeutic supports we help children and adolescents with: 
  • Meal planning
  • Shopping
  • Budgeting
  • Academic development
  • Medication management
  • Social and recreational skill development
  • Medical health monitoring
  • Sensory programming
  • Crisis plan development
  • Community skill building
  • Behavior management
Since we support this program on a 24/7 basis, we have many shifts and schedules available:
  • Full-time or part-time
  • Early mornings, evenings, weekends and overnights  
What We Offer: 
  • Paid Training
  • Flexible Consistent Schedules
  • Family-orientated environment, casual dress and employee events
  • Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for Full-time employees
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
  • Career development and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  • Access to employee discounts with various vendors
  • A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis

Qualifications:

Requirements:

 

  • Must be 21 years of age to work with Adolescents - other openings available for candidates with minimum age of 18.

  • Valid driver’s license in good standing

  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 

  • Compassionate approach

  • Reliable and responsible attitude
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!  

 

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 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.


Apply Today to join our amazing team of professionals!


EOE/AAE


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


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