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
CaregiverApply Now Job ID 17000H8H
Primary Location: United States-IA-IAHiawatha
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
Come join REM Iowa in the very important work we do supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities, brain injury and emotional, behavioral or medical complexities. Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.
REM Iowa is seeking Direct Support Staff (Direct Support Professionals/DSP) to work full time Monday-Friday 8:30am to 3:30pm to provide assistance to individuals in services. DSPs provide assistance with building employment skills such as punctuality, workplace behavior, time management, self-control, stress management, using public transportation and personal hygiene. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to enhance the quality of life for those we support.
What we require of you:
- Must be 18 years of age
- Valid driver’s license in good standing required for most positions
- Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance if providing transportation for individuals receiving services
- Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
What we offer you:
- Full compensation/benefits package including 401(k) with company matching
- A rewarding work environment with some of the best co-workers you could ask for
- Paid Time Off, Holiday pay, and Annual bonus plans
- Full time schedules available
- Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
- Job training, career development, and advancement opportunities
- Access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network
Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!