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Helena C.|Houston, TX
$10-15/hr • 10 yrs exp • 35 yrs old
Booked 2 times
I ensure child's safety, as well as the comfort level of the child and parent. I am educated, responsible, patient, and caring professional with more than 10 years of experience working with special needs children, infants, toddlers, school age children and teenagers. I am looking for a position that will last anywhere from six months to a year or longer. My goal is to create stability and balance in children's lives, by creating flexible daily programs that will respond to the needs and interests of the children in groups or individually. Qualifications and highlights. Certified in CPR (infant and adult) and first aid trained. Works well with all personality types and understands requirements of various special needs children, such as those with learning disabilities, mental challenges, and physical impairments. Professional Experience: Independent child care provider (2002-present). Provide care for infants, toddlers, school age children and teens Check and help children with homework and school projects as needed. Create and carry out appropriate daily learning activities and outings (games, reading materials, movies, field trips, and outings for one or more children.) to meet the physical and emotional needs of children being cared for. Oversee playtime and scheduled activities to ensure proper development of social interaction with other children. Prepare meals and snacks as needed throughout the day, Record any problems that may occur during the week and report situations that need to be addressed by parents. Create and carry out daily scheduled therapies, errands, household chores.
Maritza L.|Houston, TX
$20-25/hr • 10 yrs exp • 32 yrs old
Special Needs Caregiver
Booked 3 times
I am 10+ years experience with Autism and have excellent references from previous families. I assist with behavior, potty training, feeding, and gain independent skills.
Belvie L.|Houston, TX
$15-25/hr • 10 yrs exp • 52 yrs old
Caregiver / MHMR / Special Needs
I began my career as a Mental Health Provider at the Lubbock State School and have remained in that field until now. I have been working in Home Health Care for several agencies part-time since 1998. I am very experienced with Alzheimer's and Dementia patients as well as Special Needs. I am also experienced with ileostomy and colostomy care. I also have experience with quadriplegic care. I do have personal references. I will learn and interact in your special needs in professional, intellectual and positive demeanor. I am dedicated to providing quality care along with compassion and dignity for the well being of every patient that I have had the pleasure to serve.
Catie C.|Houston, TX
$10-15/hr • 5 yrs exp • 25 yrs old
Special Needs Provider
I am certified by the state of Texas in Special Education. I studied it for four years in college. I have experience with multiple disabilities and currently teach Special Education in Houston.
Katherine M.|Houston, TX
$10-15/hr • 1 yr exp • 22 yrs old
Caregiver For Special Needs With Experience
I have experience with all ages of children and adults with special needs since May of 2015. I work for Camp Aranzazu- a camp for children and adults with special needs/chronic illnesses. In addition, I also have experience working for Latchkey in Corpus Christi as a group leader. In my group there were multiple children who have disabilities that I provided care for. At the Rise School of Corpus Christi I have also been a volunteer. It is a preschool for children with disabilities, and I assist with school activities/lunch. I am planning on becoming an occupational therapist and to work with people who have disabilities, it is my passion!
Lauren S.|Houston, TX
$10-15/hr • 3 yrs exp • 27 yrs old
Experienced Special Needs Provider
Booked 4 times
Through my 3 years of experience working as a speech therapist (SLPA) I have worked with children with a variety of disorders and/or diagnoses (ASD, ODD, ADHD, Down Syndrome, Cornelia De Lange, etc). While I can't offer speech therapy services without a supervisor, I can babysit or tutor kids with special needs.
Kay A.|Houston, TX
$10-15/hr • 7 yrs exp • 41 yrs old
I Enjoy Working With Special Needs Children And Adults.
Booked 12 times
I am a single parent living in Houston. I have two amazing boys. My7-year-old has special needs and I have a2-year-old. I was a stay-at-home-parent for six years. I love being around children and I look forward to getting to know families. I also have over five years experience with psychiatric disorders. I have also cared for children who are visually impaired, autistic children and also for children with Down' s syndrome. I have also cared for children with cystic fibrosis.
Joycelyn P.|Houston, TX
$15-20/hr • 7 yrs exp • 50 yrs old
Part-Time Special Needs Provider
I've worked with Special Needs People for about three years now, I enjoy working with children most of all because you get to help with homework, making sure they eat, and taking them on trips with you. Working with special people is a very good thing and I enjoy spending time with them and making a difference in their life as well as my life.
Maria R.|Houston, TX
$15-20/hr • 10 yrs exp • 24 yrs old
Part-time Personal Care Attendant Experience With Special Needs And Seniors
I've been around people who need a little extra help my entire life. I have an older brother with severe autism and my mother suffered a massive stroke when I was a teenager. With those experiences, it made sense to make a career out of helping people. I have roughly 4 years of employed care giving/personal attendance experience and basically 10+ years of unpaid experience. I have experience with autism, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, and down syndrome. I also have experience with seniors with stroke-related illnesses, paralysis, and dementia. Services I've preformed in the past include bathing/grooming assistance, incontinence care, feeding, meal prep., medication reminders as well as administration, house keeping, wheelchair transfers (also Hoyer lift exp.), transportation to doctors appointments/therapy/activities, grocery shopping/errands, assistance with PT and exercise.
Charnetta P.|Houston, TX
$10-25/hr • 5 yrs exp • 27 yrs old
Special Education Provider
Hello, my name is Charnetta . I work with children who has special needs. I been working with Special Education for 5 years. Over the pass 5 years of experience I've learn a lot about special needs. What I have learn, You have to have plenty of patience working with the children. Working with the children will be a challenge because you are getting to know their personality, likes, dislikes and disabilities as well. It's a blessing working with the different types of disabilities because, it really do teaches you a lot about their personalities. I'm passionate about Special Education, because I know that I'm making an impact on the children lives for the better because I want them to strive to be successful, progress and independent in life. You truly have to have a special kind of heart in order to work with special needs children. Not anyone can do the kind of job that I can. I'm very high qualify for this job. Thank you for your interest in me.