In order to find the best fit for this special position we are casting a wide net! Ideally we would like to fill this position through our network of friends and supporters. Please feel free to share Forrest's story and the following job description.
With love and gratitude,
Team Forrest Position
Job Description: Looking for a full time member for Team Forrest. An exciting opportunity to help make a difference in Forrest Allen's recovery from a traumatic brain injury. The Plains, VA. Housing available. Non-Smoking work place. Salary commensurate with experience. Flexible hours.
Desired Attributes: Flexible, organized, positive and upbeat, creative, comfortable with technology (ipads, facebook, etc.) Prefer college graduate with experience or an interest in special education.
Duties: Collaborate with family and therapists in creating and implementing activities to help strengthen Forrest’s cognitive skills, as well as fine and gross motor skills. Assist Forrest in practicing speech, occupational, physical, music and other therapy in order to reach goals set by his therapy team. Being positive and encouraging around Forrest, helping to elevate his spirits. Coordinating Forrest's visitor schedule. Helping with inventory, shopping, and preparing his organic "smoothie" diet. At times, running errands and assisting family and staff in day-to-day rehabilitation operations. Forrest has 24/7 Private Duty Nursing care. However, all Team 44 Members pitch in to help with his daily care. For more information about Forrest's journey see: Forreststoneallen.blogspot.com. Interested individuals should email a cover letter and their resume to Austin at firstname.lastname@example.org