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

Country:

US

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Direct Support Staff

The Mentor Network - Fergus Falls, Minnesota

Posted: 11/16/2018

Description
Direct Support Staff
Primary Location: United States-MN-MNFergus Falls
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM Central Lakes

Fergus Falls, Minnesota - Make an impact in others' lives while earning income that fits with your school or work commitments.  We have both full-time and part-time positions open with evening, overnight and every other weekend shifts available. 

 


 


Description

REM Central Lakes is looking for Caregiver/Direct Support Professionals to bring joy, happiness and independence to those we serve.  If you want to make a difference in the lives of others with developmental disabilities, mental illness and brain injury we want to hear from you!

 
Responsibilities/Duties:
This position provides services to people with a broad array of disabilities, whether that be behavioral, physical, or mental health through assistance with activities of daily living, similar to Caregivers, Direct Care Providers and Certified Nursing Assistants, such as:
  • Errands to shopping or activities
  • Transport to medical appointments
  • Enjoy recreational activities together
  • Assist with personal cares
  • Preparation of meals
  • Assist with medication administration
  • Teach strategies to live as independently as possible
REM Central Lakes Offers: 
  • Paid Training
  • Flexible Consistent Schedules
  • Family-orientated environment, casual dress and employee events
  • Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for Full-time employees
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
  • Career development and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  • Access to employee discounts with various vendors
  • 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

Qualifications:

Requirements:

 

  • Must be 18 years of age

  • Valid driver’s license in good standing

  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 

  • Compassionate approach

  • Reliable and responsible attitude
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or just a big heart and a willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!   

 

REM Central Lakes and REM Minnesota are partners of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services.   With ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 people 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.


Apply Today!


EOE/AAE


Watch our realistic job preview to see the advantages of being a Caregiver with REM and The Mentor Network: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cj8F_mRW4x8


 

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