16 days old

Student: Caregiver

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Student: Caregiver
Requisition Number SE02442
Department Name 3J5SE: Student Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range $10.00 to 13.00/ hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience

Someone with some medical background.

Hours per Week

4-8hrs/wk
Flexible schedule, 1-2 days per week for at least a 4 hour block of time.

Job Summary

You must be a current UK student to apply for this position.

Caregiver wanted for a medically fragile 10 year old boy. He is alert and communicates with facial expression and a variety of switches and choice boards. He is totally dependent for all his daily care, play and positioning.

This is a good opportunity to strengthen some of your nursing skills. He requires assessment, respiratory care ( breathing treatments, airway clearance vest, suctioning and cough assist), use of pulse oximeter, J Tube feedings, medications and range of motion and stretching exercises. He also needs assistance with play activities and homework help.

Location is about a 30 minute drive from campus.

Parent will teach any skills needed.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
  • Non smoker.
  • CPR certified.
  • Willingness to learn needed skills.
Deadline to Apply 11/24/2019
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Anticipated Start Date 10/28/2019

Categories

Posted: 2019-10-28 Expires: 2019-11-27

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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