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.
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.
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
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:
Errands to shopping or activities
Transporting to medical appointments
Enjoying recreational outings together
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!