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

Life Skills Trainer - Weymouth

The Mentor Network - Weymouth, Massachusetts

Posted: 11/18/2018

Description
Life Skills Trainer - Weymouth
Primary Location: United States-MA-MAWeymouth
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

NeuroRestorative Massachusetts

Full time, part time and on-call positions are available.  We have openings for employees available for evening, overnight, and weekend shifts. 


Come join NeuroRestorative in the very important work we do providing Supported Living programs and community-based services for adults with brain injury.


Be the first to work in our brand new group home in Weymouth!





Description

As a Caregiver/Life Skills Trainer (LST), you'll carry out rewarding work, seeing your impact in lives on a daily basis. LSTs provide training, assistance and supervision to participants in the areas of living skills, therapeutic recreation, and other forms of assistance in both residential and community settings. LSTs work closely with our clinical staff to support the therapeutic and behavioral plans in place. 


Assist with daily activities:

  • Errands to shopping or activities
  • Transporting to medical appointments
  • Enjoying recreational outings together
  • Preparing meals
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible

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! 



Qualifications:

What we require of you:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be minimum of 18 years of age
  • A caring attitude with a dedication to assisting others
  • Successful clearance of background checks, drug screen, motor vehicle report
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing required for most positions 
What we offer you: 
  • Full, Part time, and As Needed, schedules available
  • A rewarding work environment with fantastic co-workers
  • Paid training.  Competitive pay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week, including Holiday pay
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
  • Career development, and advancement opportunities 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. NeuroRestorative 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 ~30,000 individuals 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.


The LST role is a great place to start your career with The Network - we have many success stories from people at all levels that started out in the Caregiver role.


Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!

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