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Special Needs Caregiver (Lafayette)

1-5 years
available weekdays
openings now
in home daycare
Seeking Caregiver with a strong heart and a strong back for 24 yo woman with Sanfilippo Syndrome.

Requirements:

- Must be female, 20’s to early 30th’s, and at least 5'7 (Client choice)

- Full manual lifts and transfers while encouraging her to engage in movement

- Use proper body mechanics, support the client’s full weight while helping her take steps

- Facilitate stretching stiff muscles; scoliosis chair; yoga rope wall and poses

- Feed using g-tube (training provided)

- Full assist hygiene care such as bathing, toileting, and changing

- Provide your own transportation

- Most of the day will be taking her into the community, ie. hiking, coffee shops, shopping, venues - client uses a motorized wheelchair while out in the community which folds and fits into vehicle trunk.

- Must be patient, the client is nonverbal, and it takes time to figure out her thoughts

- Must be willing to learn! We will train you on EVERYTHING you need to know.



As her caregivers we are her legs, her back. her voice, her friends, her family, her protectors, and her link to the world, and we hope to find someone just as passionate.



20-25 hours/wk. $25/hr plus gas $. $20/hr during 7-10 day training.

post id: 7756031914

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