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Caregiver for CHARGE syndrome youth

Job Description

Seeking mature, experienced caregiver that has recent experience working with children with developmental disabilities and has current First Aid certification. Preference will be given for those with experience as a Behavior Interventionist, Educational Assistant, university student in Kinesiology or education. WCB coverage and training will be provided for the chosen candidate. Must have reliable vehicle and provide appropriate liability insurance ($3 million), clean drivers abstract, and criminal record check.
A bright 12 year old with CHARGE syndrome who requires care in own home. Normally an independent child in most aspects of living but requires extensive support to manage food/fluid intake, supports for initiating and completing homework, and OT and PT exercises. Has ADHD, congenital heart defects, vertigo, hard of hearing, cerebral palsy (very mild), a wide variety of sensory issues, very low tone, is mildly incontinent during the day, and does not eat solid foods.
We have a dog and a cat; applicants with allergies should keep this in mind before applying.
Schedule is currently part-time and may lead to full-time, beginning September 2021.
Please provide a resume outlining your experience, salary/travel allowance expectations, at least two professional references, and any questions to charge.caregiver@gmail.com.

Support Needed
 Full Time (30+ hours per week)
Part Time (under 30 hours per week)
Support for Individual Age Group
Personal Care
Feeding, Willing to Train
Behaviour Support
BI, Willing to Train
Complex Health Needs
Willing to Train
Skills & Training
Criminal Record Check (CRC)
Driver’s License
First Aid
Language Spoken
Willing to group with other family to share a Support Worker?