Direct Care staff to work irregular/occasional hours with 14-year-old girl with Rett Syndrome in clean and well-maintained home. Some hours may be worked alongside nursing staff in a more traditional PCA type role.
In the absence of nursing staff, position is also responsible for administering medications, feeding, suctioning, administration of oxygen, monitoring, assessing, and intervention of seizure activity, and complete documentation of cares provided.
This position will primarily be needed cover any gaps in the nursing schedule that may occur on short-notice, but may be regularly scheduled if desired. Open shifts occur more frequently during the overnight hours from 11 p-7 a. Shift bonuses provided for solo shifts, short-notice pickups, and holidays. Preference to applicants who are currently enrolled in a nursing program.