Kaleidoscope, a non-profit, child welfare organization located in Chicago, Illinois is seeking to fill the position of Part Time Therapeutic Respite Provider.
The Therapeutic Respite Provider will provide respite care for youth with complex psychiatric and developmental needs, typically during evening and weekend hours.
Activities may include:
Helping youth with homework
Going to the park
Arts and Crafts activities
Providing transportation to appointments
Specialized training will be provided related to the use of therapeutic respite techniques, developmental trauma, and child specific symptoms and needs.
High school diploma required.
Must be available evenings and weekend hours.
Must have full time use of minimally insured, operating automobile and valid driver’s license, as this position requires travel to south suburbs.
Kaleidoscope Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, military discharge status, age, marital status, parental status, or source of income.
About Kaleidoscope Inc.
Kaleidoscope is a nonprofit, charitable organization that helps Chicago youth cope with the consequences of abuse and neglect within their family system.