Direct Support Professional Caregiver
Primary Location: United States-WI-WIFond Du Lac
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
REM Wisconsin II
If you live in Fond du Lac, Neenah, Oshkosh or Ripon, WI, we encourage you to apply here for a life-changing job opportunity!
Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here.
Our 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 and serve people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages. As a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional (DSP) with REM Wisconsin, you’ll be one of these extraordinary people.
Our Care Providers are the link to the community for those we serve. Whether you’re helping someone ride the bus for the first time, prepare for a job interview, do their own laundry, or assist with personal care, at the end of your work day, you know you have made a difference in someone’s life.
Based in community settings, DSPs provide assistance with daily activities ranging from meal preparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration, to accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans, working closely with our clinical staff, to enhance the quality of life for those we support.
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!
What we require of you:
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:
A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
Full compensation/benefits package including 401(k)
Paid Time Off & Holiday Pay
Full and Part time set schedules available
An opportunity to build lasting relationships with your co-workers and the people we serve
Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
Paid training, career development, and advancement opportunities
Access to jobs 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. REM Wisconsin is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services. With ~30,000 employees serving ~26,000 consumers in 36 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!