Care Giver Job Listing at The MENTOR Network in BRAINERD, MN (Job ID 140000TE)

The MENTOR Network

The MENTOR Network

Location: BRAINERD, MN
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Entry Level
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Industries
Social Services, Healthcare
Description
Care Giver( Job Number: 140000TE)

Primary Location United States-MN-MNBrainerd

Direct Support Professional:
REM Central Lakes, Inc. is seeking part-time (including every other weekend) Direct Support Professionals, earning up to $11.24 an hour, to provide services within our Mental Health programs located throughout the Brainerd and surrounding areas. We offer a supportive team environment and flexible schedule to complement our benefits package and non-traditional benefits.


Description

By joining our team as a Direct Support Professional (DSP), you will work with individuals with a range of mental health challenges to restore and retain basic health functioning, independent living and community skills. REM Central Lakes, Inc. offers 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. DSPs may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in their community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and support 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:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Minimum one-year experience in human services, healthcare or related field preferred
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
  • Valid driver's license in good standing
  • Car registration and vehicle insurance required if providing transportation for individuals receiving services


REM Central Lakes, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits package:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, PTO, Health Savings Account (HSA), plus Auto/Disability/Life insurance options available

We also support non-traditional benefits including:

  • Flexible and scheduled hours
  • Opportunities for advancement with one of the largest national networks of human service providers
  • Jump start a career in human services, counseling or healthcare industry
  • Paid training and support
  • Access to employee discounts with various vendors, such as: Sprint, T-Mobile, Adidas, travel and more...

About REM Central Lakes, Inc., a partner of The MENTOR Network:

REM Central Lakes, a part of REM Minnesota, supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as autism spectrum disorders, mental health challenges and brain injury. Through a range of home and community-based program settings, REM Central Lakes offers a range of residential services with supports tailored to the needs of each individual as well as hourly support and respite services designed to allow each individual to be as independent as possible.

REM Central Lakes is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local health and human services providers offering quality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families. With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join REM Central Lakes and The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.


Our organization is driven by the power of relationships. As an organization of people serving people, positive and productive relationships are vital to the work that we do.


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