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From direct care staff to program managers to clinicians, our employees make a difference every day. Our talented team helps individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities thrive in the communities they call home. And as part of The MENTOR Network— a national network of local health and human services providers—REM’s employees are part of a growing organization that’s been at the forefront of providing innovative, community-based care for more than 30 years

Day Program Caregiver

Job ID 190003KQ
Description
Day Program Caregiver
Primary Location: United States-NV-NVCarson City
Function:Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)

Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here. Our 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 and serve people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages. As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) with REM Nevada, you’ll be one of these extraordinary people.
Description

Our DSP’s are the link to the community for those we serve. Whether you’re helping someone ride the bus for the first time, prepare for a job interview, attend college classes, do their own laundry, or assist with personal care, at the end of your work day, you know you have made a difference in someone’s life.

Based in a Day Program setting, DSP’s provide assistance with daily activities ranging from personal hygiene
, to accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSP’s support therapeutic and behavioral plans, working closely with our clinical staff, to enhance the quality of life for those we support.



Qualifications:

What we require of you:


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be minimum of 18 years of age (21 to work with children)
  • Valid Nevada driver’s license in good standing
  • Successful clearance of background checks

What we offer you:

  • A rewarding, family-oriented work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for, casual dress and employee events
  • Full compensation/benefits package including 401(k) with company matching, paid time off, holiday pay, employee discounts
  • Full time, Part time, and As Needed schedules available
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
  • Free training, career development, and advancement opportunities
  • Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network located in 36 states

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!

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