Direct Support Professional

    The MENTOR Network
    Crookston, MN 56716
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $9.65 - $12.90

    Job Description

    Job ID 20000EIL Description
    Direct Support Professional
    Primary Location: United States-MN-MNCrookston
    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 North Star, 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.

    EasyApply on Indeed or Text MENTORJOBS to 97211, we have work for you!

    By joining theREM North Starteam as a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional, you will work with individuals with a range of challenges including intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistent mental health, children's behavioral health and individuals with medically complex challenges. You will work to restore and retain basic health functioning, independent living and community skills.

    We offer residential services with supports tailored to the needs of each individual, including assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal cares. DSP's may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in their community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSP's support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to encourage individuals to be as independent as possible and enhance the quality of life for those we support.

    Qualifications:

    Requirements:
    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Valid driver's license in good standing
    • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
    • Compassionate approach
    • Reliable, responsible attitude
    • High school diploma/GED NOT required
    REM North Star is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.

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

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    Posting ID: 559418798Posted: 2020-06-03