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The MENTOR Network Day Program Caregiver $12.00 an hour in Independence, Missouri

Day Program Caregiver $12.00 an hour Primary Location: United States-MO-MOIndependence Function: Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)

Caregiver, Direct Support Professional - Opportunities available in Independence.

Description

Looking for a job that has impact? At the end of each work day, you know you have made a difference in someone’s life. Come join our team of dedicated team of Caregivers/Direct Support Professionals who assist individuals in home and community-based settings to live as independently as possible.

We have programs throughout the greater Kansas City area, providing services to adults and children with developmental disabilities and other specialized needs.

Schedule Options:

  • Full-time

  • Day Shift

What we offer you:

  • Full compensation/benefits package for those working over 30 hours per week

  • 401(k) with company matching

  • A rewarding work environment with an incredible team of co-workers

  • Paid training with access to jobs throughout our nation-wide Network

  • Mileage reimbursement

  • Paid Time Off, Holiday pay, and Annual bonus plans

  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events

  • Variety of shifts and schedules available

This position provides services to people with a broad array of disabilities, (behavioral, physical, mental health) through assistance with activities of daily living such as:

Responsibilities/Duties:

  • 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

  • Assisting individuals to redirect agitated or aggressive behaviors

  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible

Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like the job for you… we want to hear from you! Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success!

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