Respite Care Technician
Sovereign Care Services
North Brunswick Township, NJ US
Posted ago
Sovereign Care Services

Sovereign Care Services is looking to hire an energetic individual who is passionate about working with children of varying ages and abilities. The Respite Care Technician position requires meeting each child at their level and providing support as needed to ensure they are able to be successful with completing activities.

Responsibilities

  • Interacting with child in an appropriate manner, engaging in approved activities.
  • Assist child/youth with self-care needs as necessary which may include (showering, eating, toileting, dressing)
  • Implement positive behavior supports as needed
  • Timely submissions of documentation
  • Crisis prevention, recognition, and intervention
  • Quarterly staff meeting attendance
  • Ensure all agency policies are implemented and followed
  • Complete required trainings in the designated timeframe

Qualifications

  • 1 year experience supporting child/youth with Intellectual /Developmental Disabilities
  • High School Diploma
  • Valid CPR/First Aid Certification or willing to complete
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish) a plus


All positions require a valid driver’s license in good standing, pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. All candidates, if hired, will be expected to cooperate with Sovereign Care Services and The Department of Human Services in all inspections and investigations.

Sovereign Care Services considers applicants for all positions without regard to: race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; sexual orientation; marital or veteran status; the presence of a medical condition, genetic information or handicap, unrelated to performing the tasks of the job; or any other legally protected status.

Compensation
$15/hour
About Sovereign Care Services

Sovereign Care Services is a multi-disciplinary pediatric therapy center that specializes in the areas of Autism services, serving individuals with developmental needs from 15 months to 21 years of age. Our services include Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) and Respite Services. Services are rendered in both center and home settings.


We take work-life balance seriously! Our benefits include, flexible schedules, medical insurance (health, life, dental, vision), PTO, paid holidays, 401K Matching, tuition discount... and so much more!

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