Full-Time (32+ hours per week) special needs caregiver/educator/household assistant needed for a wonderful family with playful and musical 17 year old child with special needs. Responsibilities include: assistance with all personal hygiene care for the child, meal and supplement preparation, feeding for the child, developmentally appropriate play, maintaining safety for child at all times, providing a learning environment for child, assisting in transporting and going to and from appointments and activities in or out of the home as needed, fostering learning and independence wherever possible and in keeping with educational approach used by family. Will be asked to keep biweekly written observations related to child’s learning process and development, and provide assistance with educational related projects for child. Responsibilities also include assisting with errands, grocery shopping and other light household tasks.
Ideal candidate has previous experiences as a nanny or special needs nanny, background in childhood education, or special education and can demonstrate an excellent understanding of child development. Looking for someone who can commit long-term.
Pay is $30-$35 and negotiable benefits. Valid driver's license and vehicle are required. Weekend schedule is essential with an option for 1 weekend off per month. 6+ additional hours flextime to be arranged weekly. This position is a great opportunity for a candidate in education, including Montesorri and Reggio Emilio inspired education, or special education who is flexible, looking to work in a private home, and interested in developing new and effective skills typically not taught in the education and health care fields to support ongoing learning for those with special needs at any age.
Fridays: 9:30AM- 4:30PM
6+ flextime hours to be arranged weekly per mutual agreement
Upon submitting this form, you will be considered for any suitable positions, so there is no need to complete multiple applications.
Placement Category: Domestic Staff
This is a full time position
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