The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!




Job Category:

Professional Services



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Direct Support Professional

The Mentor Network - Frankfort, Illinois

Posted: 11/11/2018

Direct Support Professional
Primary Location: IL-ILFrankfort-20646 Abbey Woods Ct
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

Illinois MENTOR

Come join our mission – make a difference in lives and enjoy rewarding work!  We have a range of schedules and shifts available that can fit your schedule.  Apply today to Illinois MENTOR Community Services to join the amazing group of co-workers and the inspiring individuals we serve.



As a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional with Illinois MENTOR Community Services, you’ll support individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities in the communities we serve. 
We have a variety of shifts and schedules available:

  • Full-time or part-time
  • Days, afternoons, evenings, and weekends
Provide support to individuals through assistance with activities of daily living such as: 
  • Errands to shopping or activities
  • Transporting to medical appointments
  • Enjoying recreational outings together
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Assisting individuals to redirect agitated or aggressive behaviors
  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible 


What we ask of you: 

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing and proof of vehicle insurance
  • Strong preference for DSP-certification on the Illinois HCWR, but we welcome applicants without certification
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 
  • Reliable, responsible attitude
  • Compassionate, relationship-building approach
  • Dedicated, self-starter, with the ability to work independently
What we offer you: 
  • Consistent Schedules that fit your availability
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress and employee events
  • Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for employees working over 30 hours per week.
  • Paid Training
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next.
  • Career development and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
Illinois MENTOR Community Services, a partner of The MENTOR Network, is a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.

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