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:

56308

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Direct Care Staff

The Mentor Network - Alexandria

Posted: 07/3/2018

Description
Direct Care Staff
Primary Location: United States-MN-MNAlexandria
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM Central Lakes




Description

LOOKING TO JUMP START YOUR CAREER WITH A FLEXIBLE JOB OPPORTUNITY THAT WILL ACCOMMODATE YOUR BUSY SCHEDULE?

 

Join our team as a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional today!

 

REM Central Lakes is a great place to gain experience in: Human Services, Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Pre-Med, Alcohol and Drug Counseling, Education, Child Development, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Mental Health.  Since we support programs on a 24/7 basis, we have many shifts and schedules available:

  • Full-time or part-time
  • Afternoons, evenings and weekends   
Responsibilities/Duties:

This position provides services to people with a broad array of ages and 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:

Requirements:

 

  • Must be 18 years of age to work with adults

  • Must be 21 years of age to work with adolescents
  • 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!   Apply Today!


EOE/AAE

 

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.


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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