Direct Support Professional

    The MENTOR Network
    Cottage Grove, MN 55016
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $9.65 - $13.00

    Job Description

    Job ID 20000EB4 Description
    Direct Support Professional
    Primary Location: United States-MN-MNCottage Grove
    Function:Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)

    Description

    The health and safety of our employees and of those individuals we serve is of utmost importance to us. Due to the essential services we provide as Caregiver/Direct Support Professionals, we continue to accept applications and fill open positions in our residential programs. Providing round-the-clock care,we have full-time and part-time shifts available immediately.

    To be sure we extend that concern to our recruitment process, we will be leveraging digital capabilities to meet virtually and continue to recruit top talent at REM MN Community Services, a partner of The MENTOR Network. Due to the public health concerns regarding COVID-19, as your application progresses, you will be asked to participate in virtual interviews using one of our digital tools. Our recruitment team will provide further details to assist you in your recruitment journey.

    Thank you for your flexibility and understanding as we focus on the safety and well-being of those we serve, as well as one another.

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    As aCaregiver/Direct Support Professional,you'll work in residential settings supporting individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities.

    Ensuring safety and quality at all times, provide support to individuals with activities of daily living such as:
    • 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
    Paid training will be provided based on the individuals and program you support.

    Qualifications:

    What we ask of you:
    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Valid driver's license in good standing
    • 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
    • Flexible 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
    The MENTOR Network, is a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.

    Apply Today!

    EOE/AAE

    Posting ID: 559418637Posted: 2020-06-03