Assistant Home Caregiver/Housekeeper - Belmont, MA
Posted by Christina C. on 7/31/2016
Start date: Flexible
- 403 miles away (Belmont, MA)
- $14.00 per hour
Seeking an Assistant Caregiver who could work one or more day shifts (10 a.m.-7 p.m.) per week. Available shifts: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat, and Sun days, 9-36 hours. The client has advanced ALS and receives highly organized, 24-hour medical care at home. He is completely paralyzed except for his eyes and communicates with an eye-tracking computer. His "mini hospital" care team includes Primary Caregivers, Assistant Caregivers, and family. The Assistant Caregiver role requires about 50% hands-on patient care and 50% housekeeping. Duties include assisting with repositioning, bathing, toileting, ROM, massage, housecleaning, laundry, and medical supply inventory/restocking. You would take direction from the Primary Caregiver (an RN). Experience in healthcare/caregiving is a plus, but not required. You must have a reliable, all-weather car. Compensation (W-2): $14/hour. If interested, please message me for the full job description. Thank you!
- Very receptive to outside help
- Age range: 65 to 74 years old