Looking for an experienced and caring full-time and live in caregiver for an elderly woman living in a large beautiful house in Surrey
The role of a caregiver is to provide assistance with the basic activities of daily living at a stand alone residence, for instance, do driving errands, cleaning her house and basic exercises. You must plan, shop and prepare nutritious meals. The role of monitoring the client's diet and eating also rests on you. She is very independent for her personal hygiene but needs help with chores such as changing beddings and replace linens routinely, clean laundry and may need to iron clothes. They may also be tasked with doing light housekeeping including vacuuming and dusting the house. The caregiver must accompany the client to doctor appointments and run errands. Physical and mental exercising, and medical attention (ensuring her required medicine is taken), emotional support, are some other requirements of this position.
If you are working overnight, you have to help the client with evening routines including going to restaurants for dinner. You must ensure that the client is safe at night, and sleeping comfortably.
Must have successfully completed the equivalent of Canadian high school education;
Nursing certificate / diploma is an asset.
Having previous care giving experience for elderly for minimum of 1 year- recent related work experience.
previous work experience in hospital or care home is an asset
Full-time _no more than 40 hours a week
Live-in: Room and board will be provided
Hourly pay: $12/HR