Description Caregiver Primary Location: United States-CA-CAStockton Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Organization:Redwood
Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here. Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated tomaking a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. The heartof what we do is support and serves adults with Intellectual and DevelopmentalDisabilities. As aCaregiver withCalifornia MENTOR, you'll be one of these extraordinary people.
Caregiver's are the link to thecommunity for those we serve. Whether you're helping someone ride the busfor the first time, prepare for a job interview, attend college classes, dotheir own laundry, or assist with personal care, at the end of your work day,you know you have made a difference in someone's life.
Based in communitysettings, our Caregivers provide assistance with daily activities ranging from mealpreparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration, to accompanyingindividuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work orother activities. In addition, our Caregivers support therapeutic and behavioral plans,working closely with our clinical staff, to enhance the quality of life forthose we support.
Whether you haveprevious experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like the type ofimpact you want to make... we want to hear from you! Bring the rightattitude, we'll train you for success!
What we require of you:
High school diploma or GED
Must be at least 18 years of age
Valid CA driver's license
Some experience in a direct support or caregiver role preferred
Registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Successful clearance of background checks
What we offer you:
A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
A chance to make a difference in people's lives on a daily basis
A dynamic work environment where no day is the same as the next
Free training, career development, and advancement opportunities
Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network
We have a great workenvironment and you'll be surrounded with a strong and supportive team of peers,leaders and colleagues. California MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network, anational network of local human services providers offering quality,community-based services. With ~28,000 employees serving ~25,000consumers in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast.When you join The MENTOR Network, you'll make a difference every day and help toprovide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across 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.