Night Shift Assistant Caregiver/Housekeeper - Belmont, MA
Posted by Christina C. on 7/31/2016
Start date: Flexible
- 403 miles away (Belmont, MA)
- $12.00 per hour
Seeking an Assistant Caregiver who could work one or more night shifts (7 p.m.-7 a.m.) per week. Available shifts: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri, and Sun nights, 12-36 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 50% hands-on client care and 50% housekeeping. Duties include helping with repositioning, hygeine/toileting, massage, housecleaning, laundry, medical supply inventory/restocking. You would take direction from the Primary Caregiver in charge. After the client is asleep, you may rest but must be "on-call" to help as needed. Experience in caregiving is a plus, but not required. You must have a reliable, all-weather car. Compensation (W-4): $12/hour. If interested, please message me for the full job description.
- Very receptive to outside help
- Age range: 65 to 74 years old