Caregiver

The Mentor Network Saint Marys , WV 26170

Posted 2 weeks ago

Description

Caregiver

Primary Location: United States-WV-WVSt. Marys

Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM West Virginia

Direct Care, Part-time, Full-time, Weekend shifts and schedules available.

Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.

Description

Come join our mission! As a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional with REM Community Options/REM West Virginia, you'll work in residential settings supporting individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities. make a difference in lives and enjoy rewarding work. Whether you have previous experience or justa big heart and willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!

Provide support toindividuals through assistance with activities of daily living such as:

  • Errands to shopping oractivities

  • Transporting to medicalappointments

  • Enjoying recreationaloutings together

  • Preparing meals

  • Assisting withmedication administration

  • Personal hygiene andgrooming

  • Bathing and toileting

  • Assisting individuals toredirect agitated or aggressive behaviors

  • Teaching strategies tolive as independently as possible

Wewill teach you come on board: paid training will be provided based on theindividuals and program you support.

Qualifications:

What we require of you:

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age

  • Valid driver's license in goodstanding

  • Access to a registered vehicle withproof of insurance

  • 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:

  • Paid Training (First Aid, CPR, Medical Administration)

  • Consistent Schedules

  • 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.

  • 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

REM Community Options is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.

Apply Today!

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