The Mentor Network Autism Caregiver in Delano, Minnesota

Autism Caregiver Primary Location: United States-MN-MNDelano Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM South Central Services

Description

REMSouth Central Services believes that all adults deserve thechance to live as independently as possible in the communities that they callhome. We recognize that each person withautism or other autism spectrum disorders have unique needs and abilities andour continuum of supports for adults can be customized for individuals withautism. We focus our services on helpingeach adult become increasingly independent and active in their community. We partner with the individual, their familyand other members of their support team to get to know them and design servicesaround activities and goals that are important to them.

Individualizedsupports for adults with autism may include:

  • Facilitating social skills groups
  • Strengthening communication skills
  • Strengthening social skills
  • Conducting sensory therapies
  • Assisting with specialized/modified dietneeds
  • Transporting to medical appointments
  • Preparing meals
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Teaching strategies to live as independentlyas possible

Sincewe support programs on a 24/7 basis, we have many shifts and schedulesavailable :

  • Full-time or part-time
  • Early mornings, evenings, weekends and overnights

We Offer:

  • Paid Training
  • Flexible Consistent Schedules
  • Family-orientated environment, casual dress and employee events
  • Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for Full-time employees
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
  • Careerdevelopment and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  • Accessto employee discounts with various vendors
  • Arewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
  • Achance to make a difference in people‚Äôs lives on a daily basis