The Mentor Network Direct Support Professional in Akron, Ohio
Direct Support Professional Primary Location: OH-OHAkron-871 Kelly Ave Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM Ohio Description
REM Ohio, a partner of The MENTOR Network.Come join REM Ohio in the very important workwe do supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities, brain injury andemotional, behavioral or medical complexities. Our team is fun, creative, anddedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.
As a Direct Support Professional/DSP (Caregiver), you'll carry out rewardingwork, playing an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization.Based in community settings, DSPs provide assistance with daily activities suchas meal preparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration.
Our Caregivers may also facilitate communityinvolvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community orproviding transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs partnerwith clinical staff to support the therapeutic and behavioral plans in place.
Our Direct Care providers 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.
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just soundslike the type of impact you want to make… we want to hear from you!
Bring the right attitude, we’ll train you forsuccess!
Full time, part time and on-call positions are available throughout Ohio.Evenings and Weekend shifts allow schedules to fit around school, otheremployment, or family commitments.