Depending on the individual needs of the person receiving respite care, this position may include providing general supervision, entertaining, feeding, dressing, helping with personal care and providing behavior support. Inclusion Facilitators are responsible for maintaining appropriate interactions with people with disabilities.
A valid driver’s license, acceptable driving record, liability coverage and a personal vehicle are required for most positions. (This program may provide transportation for clients. Responsible driving is a must.) There are some opportunities located on the bus-line.
Skills and abilities include an:
Interest and experience working with people with disabilities;
Ability to engage people and help them to develop and realize their potential;
Energetic and enthusiastic approach;
Ability to consistently arrive in a timely manner;
Ability to work independently and take initiative;
Ability to maintain a positive attitude through stressful situations; and
Ability to assess situations quickly and respond appropriately.
This position is classified as Limited-Term Employment.