Direct Support $13+- PT/Per Diem - Kennebuk
Primary Location: ME-MEKennebunk-9 Potvin Ln
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
NeuroRestorative Maine offers Neurorehabilitation, Neurobehavioral and Supported Living programs for adults with brain injuries and other neurological challenges. Located in the beautiful community of Kennebunk, participants receive the appropriate level of supervision, services and supports based on their individual rehabilitation goals.
NeuroRestorative-ME is seeking part time and as needed Life Skills Trainers in Kennebunk to provide training, assistance and supervision to MENTOR ABI Group participants in the areas of living skills, therapeutic recreation, and other forms of assistance in both residential & community settings. Assists with medical supervision. Facilitates working relationships between community employers and MENTOR ABI Group participants. Cooperate with MENTOR ABI and any state Department of Human Service staff in any inspection or investigation.
Life Skills Trainers provide assistance to program participants to offer support with daily activities like bathing, dressing, toileting, feeding. LSTs help with teaching skills to promote independent living, administer medications, take vital signs, and work with the families of our participants.
For NeuroRestorative-ME and The MENTOR Network the Life Skills Trainer 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 Life Skills Trainer 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 Life Skills Trainer 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!
NeuroRestorative Maine is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families. When you join NeuroRestorative Maine 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.
- Minimum of a High school diploma or GED
- PSS, DSP, or CRMA preferred but not required. We will provide these trainings.
- Six months to one year of experience in the human services industry preferred
- Valid driver’s license from state of residence in good standing.