Description Direct Support Professional Caregiver Primary Location: United States-WI-WILa Farge Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Organization:Redwood
Are you looking for a meaningful job where you can make animpact in the lives of others?
If so, look no further than REM Wisconsin! Our Direct Care team is fun, creative, anddedicated. The heart of what we do is to provide care and support to peoplewith intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities. As a Caregiver (Direct SupportProfessional (DSP) with REM Wisconsin, you'll support individuals we serve in residential settings.
Looking for the following shifts:
* 24 hour shifts (with sleep time included, but unpaid) means working 2-3 days a week for full time/overtime.
* Full time days, evenings, and overnights (incude every other weekend)
* Fill in/Floats (full time) for skilled individuals who could work at all of our 8 homes in La Farge
* Part time on days, evenings, overnights including every other weekend.
* Flexible scheduling in many situations
*12 hour shifts also available
We seek a compassionate person to:
Assist with daily activities such asmeal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care.
Support community involvement byaccompanying individuals on outings in the community or providingtransportation to work or other activities.
Partner with other staff members tosupport individual service plans and goals.
No High School Diplomia or GED needed
Must be 18 years of age
Valid driver's license in good standing for all shifts besides overnight
Car registration and vehicle insurance within 1 month of hire for all shifts except overnight
No experience in Human Services is required, but is helpful.
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
What we offer you:
Full and Part time schedules available
Career development and advancement opportunities
Competitive pay rates; mileage reimbursement
Paid classroom and on-the-job training
Paid time off, Holiday Pay, and benefits for 30+ hour work week
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
Previous experience is not necessary - Bring the right attitude; we'll train you for success!
We have a great work environment and you'll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. REM Wisconsin is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 30,000 employees serving 26,000 consumers in 35 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 to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
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.