The Mentor Network Direct Support Professional in Pensacola, Florida

Direct Support Professional Primary Location: FL-FLPensacola-9460 University Parkway Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) Florida MENTOR

FloridaMENTOR

Founded in 1997, Florida MENTOR, a partner of The MENTORNetwork, offers home and community-based services to adults and children withintellectual and developmental disabilities and to youth with emotional,behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families throughoutthe Sunshine state.We offer a range ofservices—including Therapeutic Foster Care and residential living options foradults—including our innovative Host Home program.

Description

Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people workhere. Our Direct Care team is fun, creative, and dedicatedto making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. Theheart of what we do is support people with Intellectual and DevelopmentalDisabilities of all ages.

As a Caregiver (Direct Support Professional, DSP) with Florida MENTOR, you’ll be one of those extraordinary people. This positionsupports individuals we serve in residential settings. We seek a compassionateperson to successfully provide assistance with daily activities such as mealpreparation and planning, medication administration, and personal care. In thisrole you will also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individualson outings in the community or providing transportation to work or otheractivities. Our Caregivers also partnerwith clinical staff to support the therapeutic and behavioral plans in place.

Are you interested in working with people with intellectualand developmental disabilities, and are you looking for a meaningful change inyour work life?

If you have a passion for those we serve… we want to hearfrom you!