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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 190007LH Description
Caregiver for Adult Day Program
Primary Location: United States-OR-ORPortland
Function:Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)

Come join our mission – make a difference and enjoy rewarding work!  We have programs in and around the Portland area, providing services to adults with disabilities in home and community-based settings.  


Description

MENTOR Oregon seeks Caregivers/ Direct Support Professionals to join our team in making a difference in the lives of the people we serve.  


Shift and schedule available:
  • Full-time 
  • Days, 8 AM - 5 PM
Provide support to individuals through assistance with activities of daily living such as: 
  • Errands to shopping or activities
  • Transporting to medical appointments
  • Enjoying recreational outings together
  • Preparing meals
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Personal hygiene and grooming
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Assisting individuals to redirect agitated or aggressive behaviors
  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible
What we offer you: 
  • Paid Training (First Aid, CPR, Medical Administration)
  • Consistent Schedules
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress and employee events
  • Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for employees working over 30 hours per week.
  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next.
  • Career development and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
  •  A chance to make a difference in people’s lives on a daily basis


Qualifications:

What we require of you:
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks 
  • Reliable, responsible attitude
  • Compassionate, relationship-building approach
  • Dedicated, self-starter, with the ability to work independently
MENTOR Oregon is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.

MENTOR Oregon is a team of abuse aware advocates working toward social justice for all people. We believe in transparent communication while celebrating differences, achievements, failure, lessons learned and change. We practice principles of purpose, courage, trust, responsibility and personal growth, in our work and our relationships, which promote the spirit of service, cooperation and continuous improvement.


Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!


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