Thank you for choosing Stepping Stones Care as your agency to serve individuals with developmental disabilities. You will be working with members in the community and in their homes delivering services approved by the State of Arizona. Members will be of various ages, genders, and backgrounds. For each member you work with you will be given a maximum amount of hours for each service to provide. It will be up to you and the member/ member representative to make a schedule that works for both parties.
The services you will be providing are:
Habilitation Services prepare individuals with developmental disabilities to live more independently in the community through learning and developing new skills, abilities, and behaviors. Common areas for training include: self-care, communication, socialization, safety, physical and emotional expression, pre-vocational skills, leisure activities, and problem solving. A trained Direct Care Worker who works one-on-one with the member based on goals and outcomes determined by the individual and his/her Planning Team, provides the service. Parents and guardians can often be trained to provide Habilitation to their adult children. Habilitation Pay Rate $12.00-$14.00 per hour based on experience and clients
Respite services are care services provided to the member during which they do not work on specific goals, but rather enjoy leisure time. Caregivers are supervising the client in the client's home or the community, and engage in activities with them. Often, clients receive both of the above-described services from the DDD, and it is the caregiver’s responsibility to record worked hours for these services accordingly and in a truthful manner. Respite Pay Rate $10.25-$12.50 per hour based on experience and clients Some members receive multiple services from the DDD.
Caregiver/Companion/Mentor for Adults and Children with Special Needs
Stepping Stones Care LLC is a new organization committed to serving those with special needs!
We are looking for a compassionate mentor and caregiver to work with clients in their home and in the community. We serve adults and children with developmental disabilities such as Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, and ADD. We match clients to you based on what their needs are and make sure it is a good fit for both you and the family. We are contracted with The Division of Developmental Disabilities. This position is great for students of Education, psychology, Social work, behavior health, therapist, and nursing! Currently a caregiver with hours reduced below 40 hours? Contact us today!
Respite Care- Relieve family members by providing temporary care. Can be done in the member's home or in the community.
Habilitation- Teaching life skills such as safety, money, hygiene, and other skills that promote independence. Can be done in the member's home or in the community.
We currently have families valley wide that need help immediately. If you are an experienced, compassionate caregiver please apply. If you are in another field looking for a rewarding career change please apply. Experience is a plus but not needed.
Must be a compassionate caring person with mentality of putting other people first. Must be 18 years or older. Must be able to pass a criminal history background check. Must have reliable personal transportation and a cell phone. Must have valid drivers license and clean motor vehicle record as well as auto insurance and current registration. Must have 3 non family references. Must be able to obtain AZ L1 Fingerprint Card
Training (If you do not have the following training we will guide you through it and reimburse training costs after 90 days with the company providing care)
CPR, First Aid, Article 9, Skill building and ISP process
****INQUIRES WITHOUT A ZIP CODE, CONTACT INFORMATION, AND BACKGROUND EXPERIENCE LISTED WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED!****
Compensation based on experience and service $10.25-$14/Hour
Be sure to indicate your address on your resume and all inquiries so we can locate which clients are within your closest proximity.