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Special Education Recreation And Fitness Assistant - part time or full time - Whitinsville, MA

Posted by Andreia S. on 9/24/2020

Start date: ASAP

  • $19.00 - $26.00 per hour
Andreia S.

Special Education Recreation And Fitness Assistant - part time or full time Support for indoor/outdoor recreational and fitness activities for teen young man with special needs. Activities include treadmill, weights, adaptive yoga, bosu, vibration platform, therapy balls, and stretching. Outdoor activities include swimming, kayaking, adaptive cycling, nature walks with gait trainer or all terrain chair. He has a movement disorder and he is non-verbal and uses high and low-tech communication. The position involves following existing programs and giving input for new activities. A background in fitness, PE, special Olympics, physical therapy, sports, occupational therapy, special ed helpful but not necessary. All levels of experience will be considered and training provided. Ability to connect, have fun, and a good rapport is important. Schedule and amount of hours per week is very flexible. $19-26/hr.

Additional Details

  • Number of special needs care recipients: One care recipient

Age Groups

  • Teen


  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Developmental Language Disorder
  • Learning Disabilities

Services Needed

  • Bladder and Bowel Assistance
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Grooming and Hygiene
  • Lifting and Transferring
  • Positive Behavioral Support
  • Repositioning
  • Wilbarger Brushing Protocol
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Weekly 9:00am - 5:00pm

$19.00 - $26.00 per hour

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