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Direct Support Professional

Company: The MENTOR Network
Location: Hattiesburg
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Job Description:

Description

Direct Support Professional

Primary Location: United States-MS-MSHattiesburg

Function:Direct Support Professional (Caregivers)

Description PART TIME TUE, THURS., & EVERY OTHER WEEKEND FROM 3PM TO 11PM

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Every person needs the support of others, but we look for very special people to support- individuals with disabilities; adults with emotional, behavioral or medical complexities. As a Direct Support Professional with REM Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS youll be one of those special people.

DSPs are the link to the community for those they serve. For some, they may be the eyes of those unable to see, or the voice for those who cant speak. For others, they are friend, cheerleader and subtle support on the path to ones true potential.

For REM Mississippi and The MENTOR Network the DSP is one of the most exemplary reflections of the wonderful mission driven work we do here every day. The people that carry out this rewarding, care giving support play an integral and crucial role in the success of our organization.

To that end, the DSP also happens to be one of the best places to start in our company with a myriad of career options to move up and across the organization. We in fact have many success stories from people at all levels that started out in the DSP role.

Whether you have previous experience in this capacity or this just sounds like the type of career path you would like to pursuewe want to hear from you!

REM Mississippi is seeking Direct Support Professionals in one of our Residential Homes, in Hattiesburg, MS to provide assistance to Individuals in a community-based setting. DSPs provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning; medication administration; and personal care. DSPs may also facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities. In addition, DSPs support therapeutic and behavioral plans in partnership with clinical staff to enhance the quality of life for those we support.

Qualifications: Requirements:





  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Valid drivers license in good standing
  • Car registration and vehicle insurance if providing transportation for individuals receiving services
  • Six months of experience in human services preferred
  • Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks

    Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services in more than 30 states to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses, and to youth with emotional, behavioral and medically complex challenges as well as their families.

    EOE/AAE

Keywords: The MENTOR Network, Hattiesburg , Direct Support Professional, Other , Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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