Posted 4 weeks ago

Contracted Respite Care Provider

Company: Our Children's Homestead
Category: Support Services

 Naperville

Type: Contract

Our Children’s Homestead is seeking Respite Care Providers. The Respite Worker provides short term, direct care for youth in care to provide relief for Foster Parents. Pay is $20.00 an hour. Responsibilities:

  • Provide scheduled breaks for Foster Parents by providing supervision and support to youth while Foster Parents are out of the home.
  • Adhere to youth’s Respite/Behavior plans.
  • Assure health, safety, and recreational needs of the youth are observed.
  • Respect the home and personal belongings of the Foster Parents.
  • Communicate pertinent events/aspects of a youth’s case with all team members on an ongoing basis.
  • Participate in Child and Family Team Meetings.
  • Adhere to the Code of Ethics for Child Welfare Professionals.