Everybodyneeds a job but only extraordinary people work here.
Our team is fun,creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of thepeople we serve. The heart of what we do is support and serve people withIntellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages.
As a Direct Support Professional(DSP) with California MENTOR, you'll be one of these extraordinary people.
DSPs are the link to the community for those we serve. Whether you're helping someone ride the bus for the first time, prepare for a job interview, attend college classes, do their 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 community settings, DSPs provide assistance with daily activities ranging from meal preparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration, to accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans, working closely with our clinical staff, to enhance the quality of life for those we support.
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like the type of impact you want to make... we want to hear from you! Bring the right attitude, we'll train you for success!
What we offer you:
A rewarding work environment with the best co-workers you could ask for
A chance to make a difference in people's lives on a daily basis
Full compensation/benefits package including 401(k) with company matching
Annual bonus plans
Paid Time Off & Holiday pay
Full and Part time schedules available
An opportunity to build lasting relationships with your co-workers and the people we serve
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
Free training, career development, and advancement opportunities
Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network
We havea great work environment and you'll be surrounded by a strong and supportiveteam of peers, leaders and colleagues. Family Home Agency (FHA) is a partner of California MENTOR and The MENTORNetwork. The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human serviceproviders offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 28,000 employees serving 25,000+consumers 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 helpto provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across thecountry.
What We Require of You:
High school diploma or GED
Must be 18 years of age
Valid driver's license in good standing
Current Car registration and insurance
One Year of experience in human services direct care
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.
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.