Description Caregiver Primary Location: United States-MN-MNMankato Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Organization:Redwood
LOOKING TO JUMP START YOUR CAREER WITH A FLEXIBLE JOB OPPORTUNITY THAT WILL ACCOMMODATE YOUR BUSY SCHEDULE?
Join our team as a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional today!
REM Minnesota is a great place to gain experience in: Human Services, Social Work, Psychology, Nursing, Pre-Med, Alcohol and Drug Counseling, Education, Child Development, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy or Mental Health.
Since we support programs on a 24/7 basis, we have many shifts and schedules available:
Full-time or part-time
Early mornings, evenings, weekends, and overnights
This position provides services to people with a broad array of ages and disabilities, whether that be behavioral, physical, or mental health through assistance with activities of daily living, similar to Direct Care Providers and Certified Nursing Assistants, such as:
Errands to shopping or activities
Transporting to medical appointments
Enjoying recreational activities together
Assisting with medication administration
Personal hygiene and grooming
Bathing and toileting
Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible
Must be 18 years of age
Valid driver's license in good standing
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
Reliability, responsible attitude
Make a difference every day by providing quality of life enhancing care. Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or just a big heart and a willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!
We offer a rewarding work environment with great co-workers where no day is ever the same as the next. REM Minnesota is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers. With ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 people in 35 states, you'll have free training, career development, and advancement opportunities from coast to coast.
The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers in more than 30 states offering an array of 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; and to elders in need of support. Founded in 1980, The Network has made a positive impact in the lives of thousands of children and adults across the country. We create innovative programs and implement systems—from our national continuous quality improvement program to our outcomes measurement tools—that enable us to deliver quality services and supports to the people we serve.