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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

Caregiver

Job ID 1900008P
Description
Caregiver
Primary Location: WV-WVWheeling-147 GC & P Rd
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

REM West Virginia

Direct Care, Part-time, Full-time, Weekend shifts and schedules available.  
Our team is fun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives of the people we serve.



Description

Come join our mission!  As a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional with REM Community Options/REM West Virginia, you’ll work in residential settings supporting individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities. – make a difference in lives and enjoy rewarding work. Whether you have previous experience or just a big heart and willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!  

  

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

We will teach you – come on board: paid training will be provided based on the individuals and program you support.

 
 



Qualifications:

What we require of you:

  • Must be a minimum of 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing
  • Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
  • 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

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

REM Community Options is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states.


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