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Care giver

Company Name:
The MENTOR Network
CARE GIVER ( Job Number: 140001B5 )
Primary Location
United States-MN-MNDuluth
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Description
Our
Caregivers
(or Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) serve in a high impact role, providing support to individuals with disabilities, which include medical complexities, intellectual disabilities, traumatic brain injury, and physical disabilities. Every person needs the support of others, and DSPs are the link to the community for those they serve. For some, they may be the eyes of those unable to see, or the voice for those who can‚EUR(TM)t speak. For others, they are friend, cheerleader and subtle support on the path to one‚EUR(TM)s true potential.
Our DSPs reflect the wonderful mission-driven work we do here every day. The people that carry out this rewarding, care-giving support play an integral and crucial function in the success of our organization. To that end, the DSP role is one of the best places to start in our company with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We have many success stories from people at all levels that started out as a DSP.
Whether you have previous experience in this capacity or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue‚EUR we want to hear from you!
DSPs provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care. DSPs may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to enhance the quality of life for those we support.
Qualifications
Requirements
:
High school diploma or GED
Must be 18 years of age
Valid driver‚EUR(TM)s license in good standing
Six months of experience in human services preferred
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
In addition to this rewarding and challenging work, we provide a supportive team environment, flexible schedule, career development opportunities, and a family-oriented culture to complement our benefits package.
REM Arrowhead is a part of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in 34 states. With opportunities from coast to coast, when you join REM Arrowhead and The MENTOR Network, you‚EUR(TM)ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
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Company Description:
The MENTOR Network is a national network of local 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.

The MENTOR Network is one of shared values and resources, an organization offering those who work with us and those we serve the benefits of a strong national structure. Tying The Network together is a well-defined set of policies, procedures and quality standards that create a level of support and consistency unavailable elsewhere.

Our strategy of marrying our mission and values with business discipline and capital creation is unique. The resources of The MENTOR Network enable the organization to invest in systems that make excellence possible - and we apply those systems in a way that directly benefits people with a range of needs, with impressive results.

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