Invite to Apply

Rachel L.

  • 5-15/hr
  • 15+ yrs exp
  • English

I am currently going to school for nursing and working part time as a health care assistant in a local nursing home. I love kids and want to work with them, as well as have some of my own! I love doing arts and crafts and playing games with children of all ages. I am the oldest of four children, and I think this has helped me become a very admirable role model. I am very flexible and have open availability.

  • Some College
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Willing to learn new diagnoses and care skills
  • I have a reliable vehicle
  • I am willing to drive children

Medical Licenses and Certifications

  • Patient Care Aide

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Asthma
  • Bed-Wetting (Enuresis)
  • Concussion
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Epilepsy (Seizure Disorder)
  • Food Allergy
  • Renal Failure
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder, Childhood/Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Down Syndrome
  • Schizotypal Personality Disorder

Medication Administration

  • Opthalmic Eye Drop and Ointment
  • Otic Ear Drop
  • Intravenous Infusion and Injection
  • Nebulized Therapy Breathing Treatment
  • Inhaled Inhaler
  • Enteric Into Stomach via G Tube, J Tube
  • Rectal Suppositories
  • Injections; Intramuscular, Subcutaneous, Intradermal
  • Oral Swallowed by mouth in form of pill, liquid, lozenge, tablet, gel
  • Emergency Medication Administration (EpiPen, Glucose Gel, Rectal Suppository, Sublingual)

Experience or training in the following Medical/Healthcare Skills

  • Ambulation With or Without Cane/Walker
  • Oral Care
  • Bed Baths/Shower Assistance
  • Bed Pan/Bedside Commode
  • Blood Glucose Testing/Emergency Plan
  • Proper Body Lifting Mechanics
  • Mobilization Exercises (Range of Motion)
  • Feeding (J Tube, G Tube)
  • Asthma Procedures/Emergency Plan
  • Special Medical Diets
  • Wound Care/Cleaning & Changing Dressings
  • Obtain/Monitor Vital Signs
  • Managing Medical Care Plan for a Patient/Client
  • Food Allergies
  • Taking Client to Medical Appointments and Effectively Communicating with Medical Professionals and Family

Job Type

  • Occasional, Scheduled

My Availability Until 01/01/2015

  • Weekday Early Mornings (Before school)
  • Weekday Daytime (M - F)
  • Weekday Afternoons (After school)
  • Weekday Evenings
  • Weekday Overnight
  • Weekend Daytime
  • Weekend Evening
  • Weekend Overnight