May 20, 2024

Respite Care Provider

  • UCP of Sacramento & Northern CA
  • 4350 Auburn Boulevard, Sacramento, CA, USA
  • $16 yearly
Full time Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Attends to the physical needs of the client by performing tasks that may include bathing, toileting, dressing, feeding or meal preparation.
  • Ensures the proper use of adapted equipment including but not limited to wheelchairs, braces, crutches, communication devices, hearing aids, seating or positioning equipment.
  • Provides for the safety and constant supervision of the clients and siblings in their care.
  • Provides feedback to the parents/care providers regarding the respite visit.
  • Follows guidelines and directions established by the client’s parent/care provider while in the client’s home.
  • Always adheres to client and program confidentiality.
  • Always adheres to the code of safe practices for his/her employment area.
  • Maintains infant, child and adult CPR & first aid.
  • Submits timecards on the first and sixteenth of each month.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Must enjoy working with disabled children and adults.
  • Pass a criminal background check.
  • Pass a physical including a back evaluation demonstrating the ability to lift 35 lbs. safely.
  • Have and maintain current auto insurance and driver’s license.
  • Must have the ability to travel to client’s home(s) using reliable transportation.
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test.
  • Maintain a weekly schedule of no less than 35.00 hours and will not exceed 40.00 hours.
  • Pay Rate $16.00 per hour + Mileage