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Overview

As a caregiver, you’ll build relationships and enhance lives by providing care and support to children and adults with intellectual disabilities, physical or behavioral challenges, or traumatic brain injuries. The work you do is meaningful - you can make a real difference in the lives of those we serve to live as independently as possible.

  • Full Time, Part Time, and PRN
  • Days, Weekends, Nights, Overnights
  • Meaningful Work

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Success Profile

Can you be a successful caregiver for The MENTOR Network? If you share these traits, you can help the people you serve experience the true freedom that comes from learning to live independently.

  • Trustworthy
  • Compassionate
  • Communicator
  • Responsible
  • Sensible
  • Patient

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I wanted to make a difference in the world and saw the opportunity as a DSP as a way to make the world a better place. Helping someone else achieve their goals made me feel awesome.

~ Jon Fisher, President, Community Support Services (CSS), started his career as a Direct Support Professional.

Benefits

  • Health/Wellness

  • Paid Time Off

  • Training

  • Career Development

  • Recognition

  • 401k and HSA/FSA

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Job Responsibilities

Job ID 190005VJ Description
Caregiver DSP for Group Homes
Primary Location: United States-CA-CAMerced
Function:Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)

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Everybody needs a job but only extraordinary people work here.  


Loyalty, genuine care, and determination to grow and learn - these are extraordinary!  We believe in the extraordinary and the potential to be so is in all people who desire to reach for their best.  


At California MENTOR our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve and work alongside.  The heart of what we do is support and serve people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities of all ages. 


Description

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) with Loyd's Liberty Homes, you’ll be one of these extraordinary people.


DSPs 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 residential settings, DSP's provide assistance with daily activities ranging from meal preparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration, to accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans, working closely with our clinical staff, to enhance the quality of life for those we support.


What we offer you:

  • A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis
  • Annual bonus plans
  • Part time and Full time schedules available
  • Employee discounts - monthly cell phone bill, entertainment, online shopping, and SO much more!
  • An opportunity to build lasting relationships with your co-workers and the individuals we serve
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, fun employee events
  • Free training, career development, and advancement opportunities including access to jobs throughout the nation-wide Network

Qualifications:

What We Require of You - Minimum Requirements:

  • One Year or more of experience providing direct care/support in field of human services; preferred experience working with individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities (references required)
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or higher education  (must be able to provide proof upon hire)
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Valid CA driver’s license in good standing
  • Reliable transportation
  • Successful clearance of local, state, and/or federal background checks

IMPORTANT - We are looking for caregivers with some weekend availability, most of our caregiver positions include at least one weekend shift.



Loyd's Liberty Homesis a partner of California MENTOR and The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 35 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities.With approximately 28,000 employees serving 25,000+ individuals across the nation, 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!


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