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
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Primary Location: United States-WV-WVCharleston
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
REM Community Options
Our Direct Care 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 people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages.
As a Care Provider (Direct Support Professional, DSP) with REM WV/The MENTOR Network you’ll be one of those extraordinary people. This position supports individuals we serve in residential settings. We seek a compassionate person to successfully provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning, medication administration, and personal care. In this role you will also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. You will also have an opportunity to enhance the quality of life for those we serve by supporting therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff.
Are you interested in working with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and are you looking for a meaningful change in your work life? Bring your creative ideas and your passion for success; we’ll train you on the rest.
If you have a passion for those we serve… we want to hear from you!
Open shifts include:
We also have full time and part time positions available. Evenings and Weekend shifts allow schedules to fit around school, other employment, or family commitments.
What we require of you:
High school diploma or GED
Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
Valid driver’s license in good standing
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Successful clearance of background checks
What we offer you:
Flexible, consistent schedules. Full and Part time schedules available
A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
Competitive pay rates, paid time off, and benefits for 30+ hour work week
Paid training; Holiday pay
Career development, and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
Access to employee discounts with various vendors
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
Founded in 1988, REM Community Options provides an array of home and community-based services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Through flexible, person-centered services including residential and day programs, employment services, behavior management and other supports, REM Community Options empowers individuals to grow and succeed in the communities they call home.
We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded with a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. REM Community Options is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers offering quality, community-based services. With ~30,000 employees serving ~26,000 consumers in 35 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!