$20 – 30/hr
Wellesley Hills, MA
Seeking friendly and skilled live-in or live-out PCA to provide care for an adult with cerebral palsy. He is an intelligent and kind 25-year-old with a great sense of humor who is taking courses at Framingham State University. He is nonverbal and uses a speech output computer to communicate. He uses a manual and a power wheelchair.
Candidates should be experienced with caring for a person with physical disabilities, fluent in English with good communication skills, attended at least some college, comfortable with using a computer, friendly, caring, responsible, and reliable.
Responsibilities include G-tube feeding, bathing & personal hygiene, ordering and organizing medical supplies, lifting and transitioning to/from wheelchair, bed, and exercise/therapy equipment (mechanical lift available) , drive wheelchair van to activities.