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
Direct Support ProfessionalApply Now Job ID 17000CMN
Direct Support Professional
Primary Location: WI-WIWausau-1909 Northwestern Ave
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)
Are you looking for a meaningful job where you can make an impact in the lives of others?
If so, look no further than REM Wisconsin! Our Direct Care team is fun, creative, and dedicated. The heart of what we do is to provide care and support to people with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities. As a Caregiver (Direct Support Professional (DSP) with REM Wisconsin, you’ll support individuals we serve in residential settings.
We have openings for full and part time positions of all shifts (days, evenings, overnights, and weekends) in Wausau, Weston and Merrill.
We seek a compassionate person to:
- Assist with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care.
Support community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities.
Partner with other staff members to support individual service plans and goals.
What we require of you:
Must be minimum of 18 years of age
Valid Driver’s license with no suspensions due to moving violations in past 3 years
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Must be able to lift minimum of 25 pounds
Successful clearance of background checks
What we offer you:
Full and Part time schedules available
Career development and advancement opportunities
Competitive pay rates; mileage reimbursement
Paid classroom and on-the-job training
Paid time off, Holiday Pay, and benefits for 30+ hour work week
Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
Access to employee discounts with various vendors
A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next
Previous experience is not necessary - Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success!
We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues. REM Wisconsin is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 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!