Invite to Apply

Kathryn S.

  • 10-15/hr
  • 5 yrs exp
  • English

Hello! My name is Kathryn and I am a freshman in college at the University of Northwestern in St. Paul. I am currently studying psychology and plan to get a masters in Social Work. I'm adopted, and live in south Minneapolis. I have had a lot of childcare experience growing up working with my church and babysitting. I have babysat for one family regularly for almost 4 years now, and feel confident in my skills with children. I love books, music and figure skating, as well as hanging out with my friends and family.

  • 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

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Patient Care Aide

Special Needs Care Experience

  • Bed-Wetting (Enuresis)
  • Blindness
  • Concussion
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dyslexia
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Food Allergy
  • Hearing Impairment or Loss
  • Heart Disease, Valvular
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Renal Failure
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Asberger Syndrome
  • Attention-Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysthymia (Low Grade Depression)
  • Learning Disability
  • Mental Retardation

Medication Administration

  • Opthalmic Eye Drop and Ointment
  • Otic Ear Drop
  • Inhaled Inhaler
  • Rectal Suppositories
  • 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

  • 18
  • Oral Care
  • Bed Baths/Shower Assistance
  • Bed Pan/Bedside Commode
  • Orthopedic Hardware
  • 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
  • IV Placement/Monitoring
  • Wound Care/Cleaning & Changing Dressings
  • Obtain/Monitor Vital Signs
  • Seizure Procedures/Emergency Plan
  • Managing Medical Care Plan for a Patient/Client
  • Oxygen Administration
  • Food Allergies
  • Taking Client to Medical Appointments and Effectively Communicating with Medical Professionals and Family
  • Handicap Accessible Vehicle (Loading/Unloading Client & Equipment)

Job Type

  • Occasional, Scheduled, Summer

My Availability Until 08/18/2014

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