Patient, professional and innovative caregiver NEEDED for a 13-year-old boy who has severe autism, ADHD and learning differences/special needs. These wonderful parents are seeking a highly skilled and trained caregiver to provide care 40 hours a week. The general schedule is 11am-7pm, Mon-Fri OR Wed-Sunday (days are flexible, based on candidate’s preference). Rate is $35+/hr gross, with compensation based on experience and qualifications. Mom will be very hands-on in the training process, so they are looking for someone who is a strong team player with great communication skills. In order to be considered for the position you should have 5+ years of special needs experience (preferably with teens) + be highly trained in Autism/ADHD – behavioral specialists highly encouraged to apply!
General job duties include after-school pick-up, planning outings to keep him active and engaged in activities (and off his ipads/phone), and introducing new foods to encourage healthy eating habits and to expand his palette (he currently eats 3-4 things). If you have a knack for connecting with teens, the heart required for special needs roles, and LOVE to improve life for all family members (including other siblings) – this could be your dream job. COVID vaccine/boosters highly preferred, although not required for the perfect fit. They are looking to interview and hire ASAP! If this sounds like the perfect fit for you – apply TODAY!