Direct Support Professional
Posted on: August 4, 2022
The MENTOR Network provides services for adults with
intellectual and developmental disabilities and medically complex
needs. Direct Support Professional
Would you like to make a difference in someone's life? Based in
community, vocational, or in-home settings, and working closely
with our clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral
plans, this role provides assistance and strategies to the
individuals we serve to live as independently as possible. Provide
assistance with daily activities that range from socialization and
behavioral development, personal care, housekeeping, recreational
activities, transportation, community integration, shopping,
citizenship, and other activities of daily living.
Accurately documents progress and activity; reviews records and
logs to stay up-to-date with changes in service plans.
Provide clinical expertise which may include knowledge for
specialized populations, such as intellectual and developmental
disabilities, brain injury, emotional or behavioral disability, or
expertise in special disciplines such as behavioral support, early
intervention, crisis intervention, or others.
May accompany individuals we serve to medical appointments; relay
orders and information to and from medical providers. Travel
between sites, to individual's homes, and may accompany them into
the community. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent
Six months of experience in human services preferred
Must be 18 years of age Valid driver's license in good standing
States may have additional requirements
Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and the ability
to multi-task to meet deadlines
Excellent communication skills
A reliable, responsible attitude and a compassionate approach
You will make a difference every day and help to provide quality of
life-enhancing services to the individuals we serve. Why Join Us?
Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available.
Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+
401(k) with company match.
Paid time off and holiday pay.
Rewarding work, impacting the lives of those you serve, working
alongside a great team of coworkers.
Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and
advancement opportunities. We have meaningful work for you - come
join our team - Apply Today! The MENTOR Network is becoming Sevita.
Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based
specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live
a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality
services and individualized supports that lead to growth and
independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or
behavioral challenges they face. We've made this our mission for
more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to
innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets
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