Caregiver for special needs child
We need a home support worker to care for our headstrong 12 year old boy with Down syndrome. He is active and needs constant one-to-one supervision. His activities include horse riding, swimming, Special Olympics, basketball, hockey, soccer, etc. A passion for childcare and a love of the outdoors, combined with comfort around large animals such as horses and dogs, is important. Safety is our main concern.
Your duties will include:
Your work hours will be Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm (with breaks), with occasional overtime as needed. Your work will be performed at and generally in the vicinity of our home, which is in the Southlands, Vancouver area. This is a permanent position.
Skills and Requirements
The right candidate will:
Salary: $18.00 per hour, with overtime at 1.5 times the regular hourly rate.
Benefits: Monthly Translink pass and a mobile phone allowance.
Please submit your application by July 6, 2019 to May at Care.Southlands@gmail.com. No phone calls will be accepted.