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:

08886

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

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Direct Care Giver (Stewartsville-Fulltime/Partime) Warren County, NJ

The Mentor Network - Stewartsville, New Jersey

Posted: 08/14/2018

Description
Direct Care Giver (Stewartsville-Fulltime/Partime) Warren County, NJ
Primary Location: NJ-NJStewartsville-310 Willow Grove Rd
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

New Jersey MENTOR

New Jersey MENTOR Founded in 1990, New Jersey MENTOR supports adults, youth and families throughout the state, offering a broad continuum of treatment programs in a variety of community-based settings. Through a range of personalized programs including Therapeutic Foster Care and adult Host Home programs, New Jersey MENTOR strives to enhance the lives of children and adults throughout the state so they may reach their potential and thrive in the communities they call home.



Description Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support individuals with disabilities; children with emotional, behavioral or medical complexities; children and adults with brain injury). As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) with New Jersey MENTOR you’ll be one of those special people.   DSPs are the link to the community for those they serve. For some, they may be the eyes of those unable to see, or the voice for those who can’t speak. For others, they are friend, cheerleader and subtle support on the path to one’s true potential.   For New Jersey MENTOR and The MENTOR Network the DSP is one of the most exemplary reflections of the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day. The people that carry out this rewarding, care giving support play an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization.   To that end, the DSP also happens to be one of the best places to start in our company with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We in fact have many success stories from people at all levels that started out in the DSP role.    Whether you have previous experience in this capacity or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue…we want to hear from you!   New Jersey MENTOR is seeking Direct Support Professionals/Caregivers to provide assistance to New Jersey MENTOR in a community-based setting. DSPs provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care.  DSPs may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to enhance the quality of life for those we support. Apply Today!

Qualifications: Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing required
  • Car registration and vehicle insuranceif providing transportation for individuals receiving services
  • Six months of experience in human services preferred
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 

 

Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.

 

 

 

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