Caregiver

The Mentor Network Saint Marys , WV 26170

Posted 2 days ago

Description

Caregiver

Primary Location: United States-WV-WVSt. Marys

Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM Community Options

Are you interested in working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and are you looking for a meaningful change in your work life? Bring your creative ideas and your passion for success; we'll train you on the rest.

Description New Pay Rate starting 4/1/2018

Come join REM Community Options in the very important workwe do supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities, brain injury andemotional, behavioral or medical complexities. Our team is fun, creative, anddedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.

As a Care Provider (Direct Support Professional/DSP), you'll carry outrewarding work, playing an integral and crucial role in the success of ourorganization. Based in community settings, Care Providers provide assistancewith daily activities such as meal preparation, personal hygiene, andmedication administration. OurCaregivers may also facilitate community involvement by accompanyingindividuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work orother activities. You will also partner with the clinical staff to support the therapeuticand behavioral plans in place to enhance the quality of life for those wesupport.

Our DSPs/Care Providers are the most exemplary reflections of the wonderfulmission driven work we do here every day. At the end of your work day, you knowyou have made a difference in someone's life.

Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just soundslike the type of impact you want to make, we want to hear from you! Bring the right attitude, we'll train you for success!

We currently have full time and part time positions available. Evenings and

Weekend shifts allow schedules to fit around school, other employment, orfamily commitments.

Qualifications:

What we require of you:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • 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 backgroundchecks

What we offer you:

  • Flexible, consistent schedules. Fulland Part time schedules available

  • Arewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for

  • Family-orientedenvironment, casual dress, employee events

  • Achance to make a difference in people's lives on a daily basis

  • Competitivepay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week

  • Paidtraining; Holiday pay

  • Career development, and advancement opportunities throughoutthe nation-wide Network

  • Access to employee discounts withvarious vendors

  • Adynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next

Founded in 1988,REM Community Options provides an array of home and community-basedservices for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Throughflexible, person-centered services including residential and day programs,employment services, behavior management and other supports, REM CommunityOptions empowers individuals to grow and succeed in the communities theycall home.

We have a great work environment and you'll be surroundedwith a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. REMCommunity Options is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national networkof local human services providers offering quality, community-based services.With ~30,000 employees serving ~26,000 consumers in 35 states, you'll havecareer opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network,you'll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of lifeenhancing services to individuals across the country.

Come join our team of dedicated andcaring professionals. ApplyToday!

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