Direct Support Professional
Primary Location: United States-OR-ORBend
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
Bend, Oregon, Direct Support Professional
Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here. Our Direct Care team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.
Our Direct Support Professionals are reflections of the wonderful mission-driven work we do here every day. If you are seeking a rewarding, life-changing role, check out these fulfilling job opportunities.
MENTOR Oregon is seeking Direct Support Professionals (Caregivers) to provide assistance to adults with mental illnesses in a residential setting. Our DSPs provide assistance with everyday tasks like medication administration, meal planning and preparation, and transportation to and from community activities and appointments. Important job duties include promoting independence by teaching life skills like scheduling doctors’ appointments, organizing transportation and abiding by the conditional release plan from the Psychiatric Security Review Board (PSR).
We are currently seeking Full Time and Part Time Direct Care staff to work in our Bend Residential Treatment Home. This home provides around the clock assistance to 5 clients with mental illnesses who are under the jurisdiction of the Psychiatric Security Review Board. This home is one of their last stops before being able to live independently in the community.
We have various flexible shifts available including days, evenings, overnight, and weekends. Candidates with availability on weekends and overnights are preferred. Further discussion on the shifts available will take place during the interview.
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue…we want to hear from you!
High school diploma or GED
Must be minimum of 18 years of age
Valid driver’s license in good standing
Successful clearance of background checks
What we offer you:
- Full and Part time schedules available
A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
Competitive pay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week
Paid training; Holiday pay
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
Access to employee discounts with various vendors
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success!
MENTOR Oregon supports adults and
children with intellectual and developmental disabilities through a range of
individualized programs across the state. MENTOR Oregon is a partner of The
MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network
of local human service providers offering quality, community-based
services. With approximately 30,000 employees serving 26,000 consumers 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.
Come join our team of dedicated and
caring professionals. Apply Today!