Description Life Skills Trainer Primary Location: AR-ARBenton-15000 Highway 298 Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Organization:NeuroRestorative
Founded in 1984, NeuroRestorative Timber Ridge offers acontinuum of community-based, inpatient treatment and supported living programsfor children and adults with brain injury and other neurological challenges. Asone of the largest pediatric brain injury facilities in the country,NeuroRestorative Timber Ridge has helped hundreds of children and adolescentsreceive the specialized supports, therapies and education they need in acomfortable and nurturing setting that promotes growth and independence.
NeuroRestorativeTimber Ridge is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of localhealth and human services providers offering quality, community-based servicesto adults and children with intellectual and development disabilities, brainand spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and toyouth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well astheir families.
Comejoin NeuroRestorative in the very important work we do providing SupportedLiving programs and community-based services for adults with brain injury andother neurological challenges.
As a Caregiver/Life Skills Trainer (LST), you'll carry out rewarding work,playing a crucial role in the success of our organization. LSTs providetraining, assistance and supervision to clients in the areas of living skills,therapeutic recreation, and other forms of assistance in both residential andcommunity settings. Assist with daily activities such as meal preparation,personal hygiene, and medication administration.
LSTs also facilitate the working relationships between employers andclients, and support community involvement by accompanying individuals onoutings, or providing transportation to work or otheractivities. LSTs work closely with our clinicalstaff to support the therapeutic and behavioral plans in place.
Our Life Skills Trainers are the most exemplary reflections of the wonderfulmission driven work we do here every day. At the end of your work day, you knowyou have made a difference in someone's life.
Full time, part time and on-call positions are available. We have openings for employeesavailable for evening, overnight, and weekend shifts.
Whetheryou have previous experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like thetype of impact 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 minimum of 18 years of age
A caring attitude with a dedication to assisting others
Successful clearance of background checks, drug screen, motor vehicle report
Valid driver's license in good standing required for most positions
What we offer you:
Full, Part time, and As Needed, schedulesavailable
Arewarding work environment with fantastic co-workers
Paidtraining. Competitivepay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week, including Holiday pay
Achance to make a difference in people's lives on a daily basis
Career development, and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
Access to employee discounts with various vendors
Adynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
We have a great work environment andyou'll be surrounded with a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders andcolleagues. NeuroRestorative is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a nationalnetwork of local human services providers offering quality, community-basedservices. With ~30,000 employees serving ~25,000 consumers in 35 states, you'llhave career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTORNetwork, you'll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of lifeenhancing services to individuals across the country.
Each of our programs is designed around the needs of the people we serve, anddelivered in the communities they call home. We provide the right balance ofservice and support – combining personal choice, flexibility and communityintegration with professional oversight, family involvement and stability.
TheLST role is a great place to start your career with The Network - we have manysuccess stories from people at all levels that started out in the Caregiverrole.
Come join our team of dedicated 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.