Description Primary Location: Function: Come join our mission make a difference in lives and enjoy rewarding work! We have a range of schedules and shiftsavailable that can fit your schedule. Whether you have previous experience or just a big heart and willingnessto learn, we want to hear from you! Apply today to REM Iowa to join the amazing group of co-workers and theinspiring individuals we serve. Description As aCaregiver/Direct Support Professionalwith REM Iowa, youll work in residential settings supporting individuals with intellectual, physical, and behavioral disabilities. We have a variety of shifts and schedules available: Provide support to individuals through assistance with activities of daily living such as:Errands to shopping or activitiesTransporting to medical appointmentsEnjoying recreational outings togetherPreparing meals and cleaning of householdAssisting with medication administrationPersonal hygiene and groomingBathing and toiletingAssisting individuals to redirect agitated or aggressive behaviorsTeaching strategies to live as independently as possible Errands to shopping or activities Transporting to medical appointments
Enjoying recreational outings together
Preparing meals and cleaning of household 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 ask of you: Must be 18 years of age Valid drivers license in good standing for most positions Access to registered, insured vehicle for most positions 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 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 peoples lives on a daily basis REM Iowa, a partner of The MENTOR Network, is a national network of local human services providers with career opportunities in 36 states. Apply Today! EOE/AAE
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