Mental Health Support Worker
Primary Location: United States-WI-WIPortage
Function: Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)
The health and safety of our employees and of those individuals we serve is of utmost importance to us. Due to the essential services we provide as Caregiver/Direct Support Professionals, we continue to accept applications and fill open positions in our residential programs. Providing round-the-clock care, we have full-time and part-time schedules open with all shifts available immediately.
To be sure we extend that concern to our recruitment process, we will be leveraging digital capabilities to meet virtually and continue to recruit top talent at REM Wisconsin, a partner of The MENTOR Network. Due to the public health concerns regarding COVID-19, as your application progresses, you will be asked to participate in virtual interviews using one of our digital tools. Our recruitment team will provide further details to assist you in your recruitment journey.
Thank you for your flexibility and understanding as we focus on the safety and well-being of those we serve, as well as one another.
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REM Wisconsin, Direct Support Professional/Caregiver roles available in Portage - we encourage all interested candidates from Rio, Baraboo, Merrimac, Lodi, Wisconsin Dells, Pardeeville, Montello, Reedsberg to apply.
Since we have 24/7 operations, we have options for schedules and shifts:
- Full-time, Part-time
- Evenings, weekends, and overnights
Bring the right attitude; we’ll train you for success! Description If you are looking for a meaningful job where you can make an impact in the lives of others, join our team of dedicated Caregivers/Direct Support Professionals today! Responsibilities/Duties: This position provides services to people with a broad array of abilities, whether that be behavioral, physical, or mental health through assistance with activities of daily living. You will work with individuals with a range of challenges including intellectual and developmental disabilities, severe and persistent mental health, and individuals with medically complex challenges.
You will work to restore and retain basic health functioning, independent living and community skills. Support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to encourage individuals to be as independent as possible and enhance the quality of life for those we support.
- 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
- Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible
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