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Child Support Worker - Special Needs

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Job Order #: 5598512

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$15-$16.50/hr depending on experience/education
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Full Time
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Minimum 1 year contract required
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Charmaine Bellamy

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Child Caregiver required in Saskatoon for one special-needs child age 11.
Duties include; Supervise and care for child, use developmentally appropriate activities.  Implement program learning plan, basic/routine personal care, assume full responsibility for household and safety, take child to outings as required.  Child has severe autism, ADHD, mood disorder and seizure disorder.  He has a feeding tube and cecostomy tube for feeds and medication administration, therefore very specialized care is required.  Perfect written and verbal English is essential to ensure his safety with medical aspects of this job.  Experience working with similar children and/or related education strongly preferred.
Completion of high school and a minimum of one year experience is required. Police security check and First Aid course needed.   Public transportation is available and we live in an urban area. Optional private accommodations available at no cost, however this is NOT a condition of employment.   Closest intersection is Taylor Street East and Arlington Avenue. Anticipated start date is as soon as possible.


Skills and Abilities

Work Setting
 - Employer's home
Security and Safety
 - Child abuse registry check
 - Criminal record check (abstract)
Specific Skills
 - Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
 - Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
 - Care for pets
 - Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
 - Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
 - Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
 - Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
 - Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
 - Prepare and serve nutritious meals
 - Read to children
 - Shop for food and household supplies
 - Supervise and care for children
 - Tend to emotional well-being of children
Essential Skills
 - Continuous learning
 - Finding information
 - Job task planning and organizing
 - Critical thinking
 - Decision making
 - Problem solving
 - Working with others
 - Oral communication
 - Writing
 - Reading text
Experience with Special Needs Children
 - Autistic
 - Epilepsy
 - Person with a mental health disability
 - Person with an intellectual disability
 - Person with a disability
Transportation/Travel Information
 - Public transportation is available
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate
 - First Aid Certificate
Work Location Information
 - Urban area
Children'S Ages
 - School age (6 - 12 years)


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