The MENTOR Network Caregiver for Autism Services in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
REM Hennepin, a partner of The MENTOR Network, provides services for Individuals with intellectual and development disabilities, Correction-based Services, Traumatic Brain Injury, Autism, other complex needs.
Hiring Immediately! Eden Prairie Caregiver opportunities with increased pay rate of $18.00 per hour. Wage is negotiable based on previous experience! If you are an experienced Direct Support Professional, we want to hear from you! Open due to growth, we are seeking Caregivers with experience serving individuals on the Autism spectrum.
Serving a young man with Autism with dedicated support in his apartment, assist with activities of daily living so that he can live as independently as possible:
Accompany to scheduled activities, appointments
Facilitate social interaction and communication with family and in the community
Assist with cooking, cleaning, other household needs
Ensure proper medication administration
Assist with grooming and hygiene
Redirect behaviors while remaining assertive, calm, and compassionate
What we ask of you:
Previous experience working with individuals on the Autism Spectrum and in Positive Behavior Supports and response to interfering behavior.
Energetic and active – someone who enjoys going to live music, community and volunteer events, and being physically active on a regular basis.
Positive, cheerful, with a good sense of humor.
Patient with strong communication skills.
A Passion for inclusion for those with disabilities in all areas of life.
Valid driver’s license in good standing
Reliable transportation with valid insurance coverage
Successful clearance of local and/or state background check
What we offer you:
Pay rate of $18+ per hour for this particular program
Benefits (Medical, Dental and Vision) along with PTO and Holiday Pay for employees working over 30 hours per week.
Career development and advancement opportunities throughout the nation-wide Network
A chance to make a difference in an individual’s life on a daily basis
This is an opportunity to bring your experience and skills to the next level while supporting this individual within his home and allowing him to uphold his lifestyle. Paid training will be provided by REM Hennepin in partnership with the individual's family in order to facilitate bonds with his support team.
EOE/AAE/ADA We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today!
The MENTOR Network is a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services. At The MENTOR Network, our core values—Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Growth—and the behaviors that define them, guide how we interact with each other and how we approach our work. As an organization of people serving people in nearly 40 states , you’ll have opportunities from coast to coast.
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