The Mentor Network Caregiver Direct Support Professional in Oconto Falls, Wisconsin

Caregiver Direct Support Professional Primary Location: United States-WI-WIOconto Falls Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM Wisconsin II

REM Wisconsin, Oconto Falls, WI Direct Support Professional/Caregiverroles available in Oconto Falls - we encourage all interested candidates fromPulaski, Abrams, and Lena to apply.

Since we have 24/7 operations, we have options for schedules andshifts:

  • Full-time, Part-time
  • Afternoons, evenings, weekends, and overnights

Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or thisjust sounds like the type of impact you want to make… we want to hear fromyou!

Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success!

Description

If you are looking fora meaningful job where you can make an impact inthe lives of others, join our team of dedicated Caregivers/Direct SupportProfessionals today!

Responsibilities/Duties:

This position providesservices to people with a broad array of disabilities, whether that bebehavioral, physical, or mental health through assistance with activities ofdaily living. You will work with individuals with a range of challengesincluding intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistentmental health, and individuals with medically complex challenges.

You will work to restoreand retain basic health functioning, independent living and communityskills. Support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership withclinical staff to encourage individuals to be as independent as possible andenhance the quality of life for those we support.

  • Errands to shopping or activities
  • Transporting to medical appointments
  • Enjoying recreational outings together
  • Preparing meals
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible