Direct Support - Old Orchard BeachPrimary Location:
ME-MEOld Orchard Beach-37 Poplar StFunction:
Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)Organization:
NeuroRestorative Maine offersNeurorehabilitation, Neurobehavioral and Supported Living programs for adultswith brain injuries and other neurological challenges. Located in thebeautiful community of Old Orchard Beach, participants receive the appropriatelevel of supervision, services and supports based on their individualrehabilitation goals.
NeuroRestorative Maine is a partner ofThe MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offeringquality, community-based services to adults and children with intellectual anddevelopmental disabilities, brain and behavioral and medically complexchallenges as well as their families. When you join NeuroRestorativeMaine and The MENTOR Network, you'll make a difference every day and helpto provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across thecountry.Description
Life Skills Trainers provide assistance to program participants tooffer support with daily activities like bathing, dressing, toileting, feeding. LSTs help with teaching skills to promote independent living, administermedications, take vital signs, and work with the families of our participants.
For NeuroRestorative-ME and The MENTOR Network the Life Skills Trainer is one of the most exemplary reflections of 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 role in the success of our organization.
To that end, the Life Skills Trainer also happens to be one of the best places to start in our company with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We in fact have many success stories from people at all levels that started out in the Life Skills Trainer role.
Whether you have previous experience in this capacity or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue...we want to hear from you!
NeuroRestorative-ME is seeking Life Skills Trainers in Old Orchard Beach to provide training, assistance and supervision to MENTOR ABI Group participants in the areas of living skills, therapeutic recreation, and other forms of assistance in both residential & community settings. Assists with medical supervision. Facilitates working relationships between community employers and MENTOR ABI Group participants. Cooperate with MENTOR ABI and any state Department of Human Service staff in any inspection or investigation.
- High school diploma or GED
- PSS, DSP, or CRMA preferred but not required
- Six months to one year of experience in the human services industry preferred
- Valid driver's license from state of residence
Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states 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.