JOB OPENINGS

Respite Provider

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Contractor Opportunities
Salary: $12/hr
Location: Texas

Information

Respite service is a contractor service available for qualified applicants who are eager to assist our families with IDD individuals.  The word Respite literally means ‘rest’.   Being a primary caregiver to an individual with IDD can be tough.   Respite care is short-term relief to those caregivers.   Each individual’s needs are different and specialized.  Berry Family Services equips you with the training and tools you need to provide quality services to the individual you serve.

Minimum requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must pass a criminal background check
  • Must have a high school diploma, GED or equivalency, or pass a competency test with three letters of recommendation
  • Valid driver’s license and auto insurance required if transportation is required

Duties will and/or might include:

  • Cooking
  • Laundry
  • Grocery shopping
  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Administering Medication
  • Transportation
  • Supervision
  • Community activities
  • Medical Visits
  • Behavior interventions

Qualified applicants have some knowledge of caring for individuals with a mental and/or physical disability, some home health care experience and a commitment to helping others.   Please contact us for more information or click the link below to apply.

Send your Application form here.