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RESPITE PROVIDER/CHILD CARE (Personal Care Attendant): EAST BAY* *THROUGHOUT Ala. & CC Counties

Family Support Services
303 Hegenberger Rd., #400
Oakland, CA 94621
United States

Category
Industry
Charitable / Not for Profit
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes FBI/DOJ/Child Abuse registry
Pay
From $15.00 To $18.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Part-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description

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Family Support Services is a private, nonprofit agency that provides respite services to caregivers (birth parents, foster parents, adoptive parents, and relatives) of children who are abused, neglected, drug exposed, developmentally disabled, HIV positive or who are at risk due to issues of abuse. The goal of the respite program is to strengthen and support families caring for children with special needs by providing them with a break from the challenges of caring for their children.

JOB DUTIES: 

·        Provide for children’s physical care needs: toileting, diapering, feeding, bathing, grooming, etc.

·        Plan and engage the children in age appropriate and developmentally stimulating activities.

·        Utilize appropriate behavior management techniques including modeling, redirection, positive reinforcement, and other discipline methods that exclude physical punishment.

·        Follows through on the routine or plan as stated by the family.

·        Takes children out in the community as directed by parents.

·        Maintains clear and professional boundaries with clients.

·        Exercises good judgment in decision making situations.

·        Utilize universal precautions routinely.         

·        Complete and submit all administrative and program forms accurately, thoroughly, and in a timely manner.   

Job Requirements
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a GED/High School diploma
• Must have childcare experience
• Ability to work with children who have special needs and/or may present challenging
behavioral issues
• Respect for and ability to work with persons from diverse ethnic backgrounds
• Must receive criminal record clearance (via fingerprints and child abuse registry)
• Maintain current CPR and First Aid certification.
• Must be physically able to perform all job responsibilities related to the care of children
which may include duties such as bending, lifting or kneeling.
• Successful completion of FSS’s training program.
• Access to a motor vehicle in good working order.
• New employees must have and show proof of their vaccination status (at least one
shot) prior to reporting for their first day of work.
Employer
Shelley Crayton
303 Hegenberger Rd., #400
Oakland CA 94621
United States