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Position Posted On:
4/12/2014
Employer:
REM Iowa
Address:
1220 Industrial Ave Suite C
Hiawatha, IA  52233
Website:
http://www.remiowa.com
Job Title:
Direct Support Professional
Job Type:
Health & Human Services
Schedule:
Part Time
Hours Per Week:
20-40
Position Start Date:
4/28/2014
Pay Rate:
10
How To Apply:
Visit www.remiowa.com to apply
Contact Name:
Darla McGaffci  
Email:
darla.mcgaffic@thementornetwork.com
Phone:
319-294-0264
Fax:
Job Description:
Rem Iowa is seeking Direct Support Professionals/Caregivers to provide assistance to individuals with intellectual disabilities; children with emotional, behavioral or medical complexities; children and adults with brain injury 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.
Job Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED Must be 18 years of age Valid driver’s 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