Skip Navigation

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

Mentor Recruiter

Job ID 19000IU4
Mentor Recruiter
Primary Location: United States-IA-IACouncil Bluffs
Function:Program Services Coordination/Case Management


We are seeking an enthusiastic, goal-oriented recruiter who can successfully identify families in Cass, Shelby, Pottawattamie counties and surrounding area to become adult foster providers, whom we call “Mentors.”   Join our growing team in matching adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities with amazing families who want to make a difference.  

What we offer you:
  • A competitive compensation/benefits package including 401(k) with company matching
  • Annual performance based bonus plan
  • Meaningful relationships with your coworkers and the families you bring on-board
  • Time off and holiday pay
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress
  • Employee discounts
  • Dynamic and rewarding work environment; no day is ever the same as the next
  • On-the-job training including career development and advancement opportunities
  • Mileage reimbursement

The Mentor Recruiter works independently to build and enhance an active network of qualified Mentors (adult foster families) through strategic recruitment and selection initiatives and follows Company/licensing guidelines.  This position measures success of campaign effectiveness, creating and designing new campaigns as needed to continuously attract new Mentors.  The Mentor Recruiter conducts home study evaluations, including psycho-social assessments. 

Job Responsibilities: 
  • Develop and coordinate targeted marketing including advertising and hosting information sessions
  • Represent the company at community events, promotional presentations, and other events to recruit Mentors
  • Support prospects (potential Mentors) throughout certification process, providing guidance and managing timelines
  • Review applications, medical examinations and references; conduct evaluations and assessments
  • Create and design new campaigns as needed to continuously attract new Mentors; measure success of campaign effectiveness
  • Implement and full leverage recruiting and retention tracking tools and strategies
  • Develops and maintains professional alliances and relationships that will serve to help recruiting efforts


  • Bachelor's degree in human services, marketing or business preferred
  • Three years related experience
  • Demonstrated success in a recruiting, sales or marketing role
  • Ability to effectively establish rapport with potential Mentors
  • Strong follow through to expedite certification process
  • A competitive spirit, a goal-oriented nature, and an ability to inspire people
  • Flexible schedule to support business needs
  • Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
  • Must pass background investigation and motor vehicle driving history check

Our organization is driven by the power of relationships. As an organization of people serving people, positive and productive relationships are vital to the work we do. Apply Today!


Sign up for Job Alerts

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Program Services Coordination/Case Management, Council Bluffs, Iowa, United StatesRemove

Thank you for your interest in receiving Job Alerts with The MENTOR Network, you will receive new openings based on the information provided, in addition to periodic emails about company news and events.