Family seeking patient and compassionate senior care provider for elderly person with dementia living at home and recovering from hip fracture surgery. Family member lives in home with elder but needs another person for:
- two-person assist mobilization and transfer with walker and commode
- two-person assist repositioning in bed
- assistance during meals
- help with bathing
- additional intermittent nighttime assistance
Formal and/or informal experience with eldercare an asset, as well as some basic understanding of dementia. References and proof of negative COVID-19 test required prior to starting position.
Position: Starting as soon as possible until April 1, with possibility of extension after a trial basis. Priority for overnight care, with occasional day shifts, if possible. Seeking 3-5 days per week (flexible weekly schedule according to applicant’s availability).
Optional accommodations (private room with shared bath) available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment.
Salary: To be discussed, negotiable based on training/experience (15-20$/hr)
We are looking for an active, compassionate caregiver with a lively personality and sense of humor to workout with, watch over, and guide our mother potentially up to 3-4 hours per day for four days a week excluding weekends approximately 11am to 3 pm.