Special Needs Aid in Gladwyne, PA!

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Job ID: 16434799
Recruiter: danielle
Private family in Gladwyne, PA is in search of a Special Needs Aid!

*Will offer relocation assistance if not local**

This candidate will be needed in Gladwyne, PA to work in their home with their 5 year old daughter (epileptic and a version of ASD). While it would be great to find someone with experience with a child who has epilepsy and or ASD, it isn't required. The candidate will be fully trained to handle day to day to ensure there isn't any concern with how to care for their daughter. 

The family is looking for a patient and energetic fun loving aid who will take full responsibility for the child. They need someone loving and kind, able to stand up to toddler but is patient and does not show anger or aggression. They are a very doting family and want someone to stay with the family long term. They will be a part of the family. Someone who actively is engaging the child is a high need for this position. They are wanting someone who can bring fun to the environment, but not be over the top and knows when we need to step back. Candidate will need to be have a team player attitude, be willing to collaborate, and is truly passionate about their career. You must be able to move and lift 45lbs (the child) when needed. The daughter has a team of therapists around her that work with her regularly to help her prosper. 

The daughter loves to laugh, smile, have songs sang to her, smile. She understands a lot- she is nonverbal. She does well with warm, animated people.

Requested Duration: As long as possible 

About the Family

Adults: 2
Children: 3, but they have a separate nanny for them
Cats: 3
Current Staff: Housekeeper & Live- In Nanny for the other children

Position Responsibilities

  • Childcare: 1 child
  • Housekeeping: No Housekeeping Required 
  • Laundry: None
  • Driving: Required
  • Travel: Domestic

Position Requirements

  • Work Hours: M-F 8AM-2PM. Can offer more hours if interested
  • Experience: 3 years of experience MUST HAVE SPECIAL NEEDS EXPERIENCE
  • References: Minimum of 2 References
  • Background: Pass stringent background checks and drug testing
  • Personality Traits: Patient, Kind, hard working , organized, flexible.

Position Compensation

  • Salary: $30/hour-$35/hour
  • Living Accommodations: Live Out 
  • Benefits: 2 weeks PTO

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