Family Home Provider – Bridges of Kentucky – Owensboro, KY

Family Home Provider
Bridges of Kentucky 2 reviewsOwensboro, KY
Full-time, Contract

Bridges of Kentucky, Louisville and Owensboro (and surrounding counties) is seeking independent contractors to become Family Home Providers . A Family Home is a residential program model providing individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities a stable home environment. The program is designed to allow individuals to live with a family or individual(s) in their desired environment. Family Home Providers provide supervision and training to the individual(s) supported in their private home. Individuals’ supported in a Host Home setting have various needs, such as assistance with mobility, personal care, etc.…Family Home Providers may work with up to three individuals with disabilities in their home, depending on the number of bedrooms/bathrooms and the amount of shared space that is available. Individuals can choose their roommates, and a 30-day trial period is required to ensure the Family Home is an appropriate placement for the individual(s). Some basic requirements to become a Family Home Provider/Independent Contractor include but are not limited to:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Have a house or apartment, rented or owned. The home must provide the individual(s) with a private bedroom and a bathroom in accordance with state regulations.
  • Successfully clear a background check, including criminal history, good driving record and reference checks of former employers and personal references. Applicants who do not have a valid driver’s license may still be considered if another family member does have a valid license and acceptable driving record and is available to transport the individual whenever needed.
  • Carry full insurance coverage on your automobile, which meets the minimum state liability requirements and full home/renter’s insurance which is adequate to cover the possessions of the individual(s) living with the contractor.
  • Be established and available in order to sign a one-year (or other elected time-frame), renewable contract with BOK.
  • Own and be able to use a computer with internet service and have all required documentation equipment and supplies needed to care for the individual(s) in the home
  • Must possess the ability to deal tactfully with clients, family members, visitors, government agencies/personnel, and the general public.

Competitive Compensation Rates

Trainings required

Job Type: Full-time-Contracted

Required education: HS Diploma

Job Type: Contract

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

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