Direct Support Professional

The MENTOR Network Morgantown, IN
Description

Direct Support Professional

Primary Location: IN-INMorgantown-HR/In Morgantown,Morgan

Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

Indiana MENTOR

Description

Full Time, Part Time and On-Call Positions

Available on all Shifts in the Morgantown area.

Are you compassionate and caring?

Are you looking for a career where you can make a difference in the lives of others?

We have the perfect opportunity as a Caregiver (Direct Support Professional) for you with Indiana MENTOR. Our Direct Care team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve. The heart of what we do is support people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages.

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) with Indiana MENTOR, you'll support individuals we serve in day and residential settings. We seek a compassionate person to:

* Provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care.

* Facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities.

* Partner with clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans in place.

Qualifications:

What we require of you:

* Must be minimum of 18 years of age

* Able to pass written interview (no GED or high school diploma required)

* Valid driver's license in good standing

* Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance

* Must be able to lift minimum of 25 pounds

* Successful clearance of background checks

What we offer you:

* Career development and advancement opportunities

* Competitive pay rates; paid training; mileage reimbursement

* Paid time off, Holiday Pay, and benefits for 30+ hour work week

* Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events

* A chance to make a difference in people's lives on a daily basis

* Access to employee discounts with various vendors

* A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next

Previous experience is not necessary - Bring the right attitude; we'll train you for success!

Initial Training Requirement--Paid Training:

Approximately 40 hours of mandatory paid training sessions offered to new employees prior to providing care to individuals.

We have a great work environment and you'll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. Indiana MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 30,000 employees serving 26,000 consumers in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you'll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!