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:

United States

Postal Code:

56308

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Full Time Caregiver

The Mentor Network - Alexandria, Minnesota

Posted: 09/11/2018

Description
Full Time Caregiver
Primary Location: United States-MN-MNAlexandria
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM Central Lakes




Description

Are you looking for a full-time position in the Alexandria area?  REM Central Lakes currently has positions available where day, evening, overnight and every other weekend positions are available to accommodate your schedule.  Apply and join our amazing team of professionals who are making a difference in the lives of others every day!

 

By joining the REM Central Lakes team as a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional, you will work with individuals with a range of challenges including intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistent mental health, children's behavioral health and individuals with medically complex challenges. You will work to restore and retain basic health functioning, independent living and community skills. 

 

We offer residential services with supports tailored to the needs of each individual, including assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal cares.  DSP’s may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in their community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSP’s support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to encourage individuals to be as independent as possible and enhance the quality of life for those we support.



Qualifications:

Requirements:

 

  • Must be 18 years of age to work with adults

  • Must be 21 years of age to work with adolescents
  • 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!   Apply Today!


EOE/AAE

 

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 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.


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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