Full-time Special Needs Nanny Needed for Autistic Child

Hours: Full-time 40+ per week (Live-In or Live Out) The schedule would be 7am to 9:30am and 1:30pm to 7pm Mon through Thursday. Friday 1:30 to 5pm and some weekend hours. Typically around 40 hours per week during full school weeks but the family also need coverage for school holidays and for the summer. The kids attend some camps during the summer but not every week.

Compensation: Negotiable, depending on living arrangement

Location: Dunwoody, Georgia

Special Needs: The family has two children, a 13 year old and an 11 year old. The 11 year old is non-verbal autistic with some hearing impairment. The 11 year old is a sweet boy but has no verbal communication skills and limited receptive skills. He is also big - about 150 pounds. He is not aggressive. The family needs someone to care for the child and take him to school and pick up both kids from school.  

Qualifications: The Candidate must be experienced in working with children who have special needs, specifically autism. A degree in a child-focused discipline is preferred. The Candidate should be able to reinforce the child's school goals at home and be comfortable preparing dinners nightly as the children eat early as well as helping to straighten around the house as needed. Experience with ABA therapy or ASL is also preferred. 

Next Steps: Interested Candidates should complete the Candidate Application through the website: http://professionalfamilyconsultants.com/candidate-application/. Qualified Candidates will be contacted immediately for further consideration. Any questions, please call 404.954.6969.