The Mentor Network Caregiver in Washington, Iowa

Caregiver Primary Location: United States-IA-IAWashington Function: Direct Support Professional (Care Givers) REM Iowa Description

Come join REM Iowa in the veryimportant work we do supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities,brain injury and emotional, behavioral or medical complexities. Our team isfun, creative, and dedicated to making a difference every day in the lives ofthe people we serve.

As a Caregiver (Direct Support Professional/DSP), you'll carry out rewardingwork, playing an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization. Basedin community settings, DSPs provide assistance with daily activities such asmeal preparation, personal hygiene, and medication administration.

Caregivers may also facilitate community involvement by accompanyingindividuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work orother activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans inpartnership with clinical staff to enhance the quality of life for those wesupport.

Our DSPs are the most exemplary reflection of the wonderful mission driven workwe do here every day. At the end of your work day, you know you have made adifference in someone’s life.

Whether you have previous experience in a role like this, or this just soundslike the type of impact you want to make, we want to hear from you ! Bring the right attitude, we’ll train you for success!

Full time, part time and on-call positions are available. Evenings and Weekendshifts allow schedules to fit around school, other employment, or familycommitments. Some overnight positionseven allow you to sleep.