Home Health Aide - Camden, Burlington, Mercer Counties
Primary Location: United States-NJ-NJDelran
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
NeuroRestorative New Jersey
Rewarding opportunities for full time, part time, or per diem Residential Care Service Providers in Burlington, Camden, and Mercer Counties to provide training, assistance and supervision to program participants in the areas of living skills including: grooming, laundry, cooking, room cleaning, shopping, toileting, and feeding.
Life Skills Trainers (LSTs) are direct care staff who assist adults with acquired brain injuries or other neurological disorders. LSTs help with the functions of daily living in a residential setting. Some of these functions include cooking, dressing, bathing, and providing medications. The LST also helps to care for the home as pertains to appearance and cleanliness and administers and manages client files.
No prior experience needed, just a passion for helping people, a high school diploma, a valid driver's license for at least one year, and successful completion of background checks, physical and drug test.
For NeuroRestorative and The MENTOR Network the Life Skills Trainer is one of the most exemplary reflections of the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day. The people that carry out this rewarding, care giving support play an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization.
To that end, the Life Skills Trainer also happens to be one of the best places to start in our company with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We in fact have many success stories from people at all levels that started out in the Life Skills Trainer role.
Whether you have previous experience in this capacity or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue…we want to hear from you!
Neuro Restorative is seeking Life Skills Trainers to provide training, assistance and supervision to participants in the areas of living skills, therapeutic recreation, and other forms of assistance in both residential & community settings. LSTs assist with medical supervision, facilitate working relationships between community employers and participants and cooperates with MENTOR ABI and any state Department of Human Service staff in any inspection or investigation.
- High school diploma or GED
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- Valid driver’s license and clean driving record from state of residence
- No more than 5 points on motor vehicle record
- Successful completion of background checks, drug screen and references
- Six months to one year of experience in the human services industry preferred
NeuroRestorative New Jersey offers a continuum of post-acute rehabilitation programs for individuals with brain injuries and other neurological challenges. Through a range of program settings throughout the state and individualized services, NeuroRestorative New Jersey can meet the needs of participants at any state of post-acute rehabilitation.
NeuroRestorative New Jersey is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families. With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join NeuroRestorative New Jersey and The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.