The Mentor Network Direct Support Professional in Merrimac, Wisconsin
Direct Support Professional Primary Location: United States-WI-WIMerrimac Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM Wisconsin III
Direct Support Professional/Caregiver roles available in Merrimac - we encourage all interested candidates from surrounding areas to apply.
Since we have 24/7 operations, we have options for schedules and shifts:
- Full-time, Part-time
- Evenings, weekends, and overnights
Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just sounds like the type of impact you want to make… we want to hear from you!
Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success!
If you are looking for a meaningful job where you can make an impact in the lives of others, join our team of dedicated Caregivers/Direct Support Professionals today!
This position provides services to people with a broad array of disabilities, whether that be behavioral, physical, or mental health through assistance with activities of daily living.You will work with individuals with a range of challenges including intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistent mental health, and individuals with medically complex challenges.
You will work to restore and retain basic health functioning, independent living and community skills.Support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to encourage individuals to be as independent as possible and enhance 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