NOW HIRING Respite Worker working with children/teens with disabilities
Want a job that fits around your schedule? Looking for part time flexible hours!
UCP of Sacramento and No. CA provides in-home respite services to families who have a child with disabilities living at home. Respite workers provide supervision and personal care for children or adults with a developmental disability (such as Autism, Cerebral Palsy, or Intellectual Disability) so family caregivers can get a much needed break.
UCP provides all training. No medical or other prior experience needed. Child care or social work experience is great but not required. We offer mileage reimbursement for travel to client's homes, competitive pay, CPR certification training and respite orientation for new team members. If you are interested, we would love to meet you and talk about adding you to our team.
A UCP Respite worker...
Provides for the safety and constant supervision of children and/or adults in his/her care
Participates in meaningful activities with clients
Provides assistance to the physical care needs of the child or adult by performing tasks that may include: bathing, dressing, and feeding /meal preparation as necessary
Insures the proper use of adapted equipment including, but not limited to, wheelchairs, braces, crutches, communication devices, hearing aids, seating or positioning equipment, or other similar pieces of equipment
Provides care for other siblings in the home as long as it does not interfere with the care provided to the individuals with a disability.
Pay Rate: $12.05/ Hr.
Follows guidelines and directions established by the child's parent(s) while in the client's home
Adheres to client and program confidentiality;