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CAREGIVER for 2 CHILDREN NEEDED! (Part-Time) (Downtown Columbia - Cottontown)

compensation: $12.10 per hour. (Non-negotiable.)
employment type: part-time

Seeking Children’s Caregiver / Aide to support our family and care for my children, ages 7 (girl) and 9 (boy), who are on the autism spectrum and have ADHD, along with other diagnoses. Both children are verbal, potty trained, very active, and high-functioning.


PLEASE NOTE:

This is NOT simply a babysitting position. It is a FAMILY SUPPORT position. You will support the mother and children in everyday life. You may be one of several women who work in this capacity, sharing the hours allotted for each child by the Department of Disabilities and Special Needs (DDSN).


TASKS INCLUDE (but are not limited to):

• General housecleaning (dusting, sweeping, moping, wiping down, etc.)

• Helping with toileting needs (help wipe, etc.)

• Assisting with grooming, bathing, and dressing

• Shopping for groceries / Putting away groceries

• Running errands (i.e. picking up medication from pharmacy)

• Preparing meals / Clean up after meal prep

• Washing dishes / Loading and unloading dishwasher

• Washing, drying, folding, and putting away laundry

• Accompanying the children to appointments

• Picking up toys / cleaning bedrooms

• Babysitting / Spending time with the children (playing with them)


QUALIFICATIONS:

• MUST have experience or training on interaction with autistic children. (DO NOT APPLY IF YOU HAVE NO CONNECTION TO AUTISM.)

• Must be female

• Must be 18 or older

• Must be able to read and write English

• Must be trained in CPR/first aid or willing to get certification upon hiring

• Must have a 2-step TB test (within the last year)

• Must have a valid driver's license

• Must have no conviction for abuse, neglect, or exploitation of adults/children

• Must have no felony conviction of any kind

• Must have no conviction for any crime against another person

• Must have no record of expulsion or suspension from the Medicare or Medicaid Programs

• Must be fully ambulatory

• Must be able to lift 60 lbs.

• Must be capable of following billing procedures and completing required paperwork

• Must be capable of following the personal care needs for the children (i.e. bathroom assistance)

• Must be physically capable of performing duties which may require physical exertion such as lifting, transferring, etc.

• Must be willing to complete background check ($25) to move forward in hiring process


AFTERNOON / EVENING AND WEEKEND HOURS REQUIRED:

• You will be expected to work 10–20 hours per week. You will not be permitted to work over 40 hours/week. No healthcare benefits.

• Summer hours will vary.

• Preference will be given to someone who can cover the MORNING SHIFTS (5:00 – 7:30 am) M-F.

• School-year hours that need coverage:

Sundays
7:00 am – 10:00 pm

Mondays
5:00 am – 7:30 am | 2:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Tuesdays
5:00 am – 7:30 am | 2:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Wednesdays
5:00 am – 7:30 am | 2:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Thursdays
5:00 am – 7:30 am | 2:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Fridays
5:00 am – 7:30 am | 2:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturdays
7:00 am – 10:00 pm


INTERESTED APPLICANTS:

Please submit your cover letter, resume, minimum of 3 references, and personal driving record (can be obtained at Department of Motor Vehicles).

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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