Direct Service Professional
Primary Location: OH-OHNorwalk-HR/OH Norwalk
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
Founded in 1987, REM Ohio serves individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through a range of individualized programs including Residential Services, Day Programs, Supported Employment Services and a flexible Host Home program. By providing a wide range of service options and adapting those services as the needs of the individual change, REM Ohio ensures a quality experience for each person we support and their families as well as their community partners and funding sources.
REM Ohio is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses. With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join REM Ohio and The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
REM Ohio, a partner of The MENTOR Network. Come join REM Ohio in the very important work we do supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities, brain injury and emotional, behavioral or medical complexities. Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.
As a Direct Support Professional/DSP (Caregiver), you'll carry out rewarding work, playing an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization. Based in community settings, DSPs provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration.
Our Caregivers may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs partner with clinical staff to support the therapeutic and behavioral plans in place.
Our Direct Care providers are the most exemplary reflections of the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day. At the end of your work day, you know you have made a difference in someone’s life.
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like the type of impact you want to make… we want to hear from you!
Bring the right attitude, we’ll train you for success!
High school diploma or GED
Must be minimum of 18 years of age
Valid driver’s license in good standing
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Successful clearance of background checks
What we offer you:
Flexible, consistent schedules.
A rewarding work environment
Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
Career development, and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded with a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues.
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. Apply Today!