The Mentor Network Direct Support Professional in Paden City, West Virginia

Direct Support Professional Primary Location: United States-WV-WVPaden City Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM West VirginiaDirect Care, Part-time, Full-time, Weekend shifts and schedules available.

Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.

Description

Come join our mission! As aCaregiver/Direct Support Professional with REM Community Options/REM West Virginia, you’ll work in residential settings supporting individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities.–make a difference in lives and enjoy rewarding work. Whether you have previous experience or justa big heart and willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!

Provide support toindividuals through assistance with activities of daily living such as:

  • Errands to shopping oractivities
  • Transporting to medicalappointments
  • Enjoying recreationaloutings together
  • Preparing meals
  • Assisting withmedication administration
  • Personal hygiene andgrooming
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Assisting individuals toredirect agitated or aggressive behaviors
  • Teaching strategies tolive as independently as possible

Wewill teach you – come on board: paid training will be provided based on theindividuals and program you support.