$14 – 15/hr
Respite Care Providers (RCP) will be responsible for the safety and well being of the child or children in their care. The focus of the program is to care for children with special needs. Many of the children are developmentally disabled, medically fragile, abused, at risk of being abused, mildly ill or in foster care. The RCP will provide fun, safe and creative ways to engage the child or children, through indoor and outdoor play, board games, storytelling, science and educational activities, reading, writing, drawing, arts and crafts, dance, music and more. At the direction of caregivers personal care and grooming my be requested.
Schedules are flexible. The RCP determines the days, hours and locations they work. We cover Alameda and Contra Costa County. The families determines the day and times they are in need of respite services.