Caregiver

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Allied Health



Description

Caregiver,Direct Support Professional -  Opportunities available at REM Iowa in Davenport, Iowa!

You can make adifference by providing care to individuals with various needs and disabilitiessuch as behavioral, developmental, physical, and mental health. Through thisrewarding work you’ll develop strong bonds with individuals you serve and yourcoworkers making work feel like spending time with family.

What we offer you:
  • A collaborative work environment with an incredible team of co-workers
  • Paid training
  • Full compensation/benefits package for those working over 30 hours per week
  • 401(k) with company matching(after introductory period and eligibility requirements are met)
  • Referral bonus when you refer someone who is hired and employed at least 120 days
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off, Holiday pay, and Annual bonus plans
  • Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
  • Access to a national network of local human service providers across 36 states 
  • Schedule options depend on program however we can typically workwith your availability and offer options such as:

  • Full-time, part-time, and on-call/ 'as needed'
  • Early mornings, evenings, overnights, and weekends
  • As a Caregiver you will supportpeople with activities of daily living such as: 

  • Transporting to medical appointments, errands, shopping or activities in your community
  • Providing guidance with social skills, advocacy, self esteem
  • Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible 
  • Personal hygiene, bathing, toileting, grooming, preparing meals, and assisting with medication administration
  • Assisting individuals to redirect challenging behaviors

  • Qualifications:
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing required
  • Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
  • As a successfulCaregiver you will:

  • Celebrate and encourage growth and independence in the life of every individual you serve.
  • Lead by example to encourage and support your co-workers and the individuals you serve.
  • Approach concerns with an open mind and assume positive intent.
  • Take initiative to identify problems before they become crises.
  • Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  ApplyToday!

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