Description Independent Living Support Specialist/Direct Support Professional: Hourly Periodic Services Primary Location: United States-MN-MNBrooklyn Center Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Organization:Redwood
Looking to build your communication and supportive skills while accommodating your busy schedule? We want to hear from you.
REM Hennepin is the place to gain experience in: Human Services, Social work, Psychology, Nursing, Alcohol and Drug Counseling, Education, Child Development, Sociology, Criminal Justice, or Mental Health.
Whether you have previous experience in the human services field, or this is the first truly meaning job you are pursuing... We want to hear from you! Join our Periodic Services team as a Independent Living Support Specialist/ Direct Support Professional.
Openings available in Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Center, New Hope, Crystal, Minnetonka, Minneapolis, Bloomington, and Richfield locations.
Bring the right Attitude; we'll train you for success!
REM Hennepin offers:
Flexible, consistent schedules; We work with school schedules
Fulland Part time schedules available
Rewarding, therapeutic relationships with individuals served
Independent working environment
Competitivepay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week
Consistent training opportunities
Supportive experience in the fields of Human Services, Social Work, Psychology, Education, Sociology, Criminal Justice, and Mental Health
Career development, and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
Access to employee discounts with various vendors
An exciting and dynamic work environment
By joining the REM Hennepin team as a Independent Living Support Specialist/Direct Support Professional, you will provide skill-building support one-on-one with individuals living independently in our communities.Our individuals served are developing the skills necessary to maintain their independence while living with special needs including intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe andpersistent mental health, and complex medical needs. You will work alongside the individual leading them to achieve the highest quality of life and highest level of independence possible.
REM Hennepin's Periodic Services Team offers hourly supportive services designed to meet the unique needs of each individual. Supports may include daily living skills such as meal preparation and planning, general budgeting, housekeeping, medical appointment tracking, positive social interactions, and community engagement. Independent Living Support Specialists/ Direct Support Professionals work as part of a remote team of professionals all acting to enhance the quality of life for those we support.
Must be 18 years of age
Vehicle and Valid driver's license in good standing
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
Must Have good decision-making, time management, and communication skills
Must be willing to travel to client locations
REM Minnesota is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a nationalnetwork of local human services providers offering quality, community-basedservices. With ~30,000employees serving ~30,000 people in 35 states, you'll have career opportunitiesfrom coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you'll make a differenceevery day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individualsacross the country.
Come join our team ofdedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!
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.