Description Caregiver Primary Location: United States-MN-MNRochester Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Organization:Redwood LOOKING FOR MORE THAN JUST A JOB? Our Direct Care team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. "I work at REM because from my very first day it felt like home. I never thought a job could give someone so much fulfillment and it makes me feel like I am truly helping people and making a difference". Andie – Program Director "I work at REM because I love being able to help people and make a difference in people's lives". Jill – Program Coordinator "I work at REM because it has given me the opportunity to become a leader and to give people the help and care they deserve. I have been able to grow and better my academic life while continuing to work full-time". Rhett – DSP Whether you have previous experience or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursue...we want to hear from you! Description REM Minnesota offers: Flexible, consistent schedules. Full and Part time schedules available A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events A chance to make a difference in people's lives on a daily basis Competitive pay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week Earn while you learn...all training is paid! 7 paid Holidays - Double pay for Holidays worked! Career development, and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network Access to employee discounts with various vendors A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next By joining the REM River Bluffs team as a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional (DSP), you will work with individuals with a range of challenges including intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistent mental health, children's behavioral health and individuals with medically complex challenges. You will work to restore and retain basic health functioning, independent living and community skills. We offer residential services with supports tailored to the needs of each individual, including assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal cares. DSPs may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in their community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to encourage individuals to be as independent as possible and enhance the quality of life for those we support. Qualifications: Requirements: Must be 18 years of age Driver's license in good standing Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks EOE/AAE REM Minnesota is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services. With ~30,000 employees serving ~30,000 people 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.
Virtua, a multi-hospital healthcare system, is where talented, driven professionals come to deliver the highest quality patient care. When you join our team, you’ll play an integral role with a comprehensive healthcare system united by shared values and common goals. Whether at one of our hospitals, at a rehabilitation and long-term care center, or in the comfort of our patients’ homes, you’ll find a culture of compassion where excellence, teamwork & integrity are paramount