Direct Support Professional
Primary Location: United States-OR-ORBrookings
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
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. The heart of what we do is support people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages.
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.
Oregon is seeking Direct Support Professionals (Caregivers) to provide
assistance to adults with disabilities in a residential setting. Our DSPs
provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning,
medication administration, and personal care. DSPs also facilitate
community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community
or providing transportation to work or other activities. DSPs will also
partner with clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans to
enhance the lives of those we support.
We are currently seeking Full Time, Part Time, and On-Call Direct Care staff to work in one of our residential homes in the Brookings area. We have various shifts available including days, evenings, overnight and weekends.
If you are passionate about working
with individuals with disabilities, apply today.
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!