The Mentor Network Caregiver REM in Mankato, Minnesota

Caregiver REM Primary Location: United States-MN-MNMankato Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM Heartland

Description

Areyou looking for a full-time or part-time position in the Mankato, Minnesotaarea? REM Heartland currently haspositions available where day, afternoon, evening and every other weekendpositions are available to accommodate your schedule. Apply with REM Heartland and join our amazingteam of professionals who are making a difference in the lives of others everyday!

By joining the REM Heartland team as a Caregiver/DirectSupport Professional, you will work with individuals with a range of challengesincluding intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistentmental health, children's behavioral health and individuals with medicallycomplex challenges. You will work to restore and retain basic healthfunctioning, independent living and community skills.

We offer residential services with supports tailored to theneeds of each individual, including assistance with daily activities such asmeal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal cares. DSP’s may also facilitate communityinvolvement by accompanying individuals on outings in their community orproviding transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSP’ssupport therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff toencourage individuals to be as independent as possible and enhance the quality oflife for those we support.