$17 – 17/hr
Seeking a patient and lively female caregiver to assist and accompany a young woman with cerebral palsy on Mondays, 9 a.m. -6 p.m.
Client lives in Ardmore, and participates in many activities in the community. Applicants must have had all vaccinations, a valid driver's license and good driving record. Client's home is accessible by SEPTA, but successful applicant(s) will drive the client in her wheelchair-transporting van to physical therapy, volunteer job, social engagements, and leisure-time activities, and assist her in all of these -- including swimming in an outdoor pool. Client is unable to speak, and communicates using an assistive electronic device, a Talker. She uses a wheelchair and needs help with eating, drinking, toileting, showering and dressing. Parents will train.
Ideal for students pursuing pre-health professions.