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Caregiver needed for adult man-Port Charlotte

Community Resource Network of Florida Inc. Port Charlotte, FL

  • Posted: October 16, 2020
  • $10 to $11 Hourly
  • Contractor

Community Resource Network of Florida is looking for fun, compassionate, dependable Direct Support Professionals to help Individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) achieve their highest level of independence and live a meaningful life. We are looking for the very best direct support professionals who are committed to continue making a difference in the lives of the people we service. Please do not apply if your main purpose is to find any job that will get you by in the short term. We are only looking for applicants that have a passion for helping others and making a difference in someone's life! Case Details: Middle-aged man who enjoys socializing, dancing, swimming and watching TV. Duties include assistance with mobility, hygiene, and dressing. Family is looking for someone available Mon, Wed, Fri 3-8pm.

This is an independent contract position and pays between $10.50 - 10.75 an hour

Any questions regarding this case, please feel free to call Roy Stewart at 239-246-6795.

You will be a good fit for this position if:

+ You can provide proven 1 year experience working with individuals with disabilities (this is a must)

+ Have a High School diploma or equivalent

+ Have a Valid Drivers license

+ Can pass a level 2 AHCA Background

+ 18 years of age or older

+ Have a positive and contagious energy

+ Treat others with dignity and respect

+ Demonstrate patience and compassion

+ You want to make a difference!

Responsibilities and Duties you can expect in the role:

+ Performing personal care tasks, including assistance with personal hygiene, dressing, bathing, and mobility

+ Meal/snack preparation and assistance with eating

+ Ensuring individuals safety and maintaining a safe living environment

+ Performing light housekeeping tasks

+ Facilitate community involvement by accompanying individual to social events, doctor appointments

+ Assisting with medication administration

+ Maintain and protect the confidentiality of the individual

+ May require assisting with transfers

+ Promote communication, choice, independence and socialization

+ Complete daily progress notes

+ Continual education on individual rights

+ Able to communicate effectively with individual and all members of support team for best care opportunities

Qualifications and Skills

+ Valid drivers license

+ CPR & Basic First Aid certificate

+ HIPAA training

+ HIV/Aids and Infection Control Training

+ Zero Tolerance and Direct Care Core Competencies

(If you do not have any of these certifications, CRN will assist you with obtaining)

If you have the skills required along with being compassionate, dependable and a hardworking person we would love to hear from you!

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Port Charlotte, FL
33948 USA
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