Caregiver needed for 85-yr old grandmother - New York City, NY
Posted by Cj T. on 10/4/2016
Start date: Flexible
- 223 miles away (New York City, NY)
- $13.00 per hour
My grandmother had a stroke and was paralyzed on the left side. She needs help with feeding, cleaning, getting up and back into bed with a hoyer lift, turning and repositioning, bathing, and some medication management. Looking for a caring, kind, gentle, attentive, detail-oriented, reliable, and compassionate companion. You should have excellent standards of hygiene practices. You should also be tech savvy and like to keep excellent records. Please send a resume, with at least 3 work references from those you have taken care of or their family members. Must have a clear criminal background check and be eligible to work in the US; this is through the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP), which provides pension, life insurance, and health insurance. Ideally, you have experience with stroke/Parkinson's patients. Looking for 2 additional people for 12-hour day and overnight shifts, between 2-5 shifts a week.
- Very receptive to outside help
- Age range: 75 to 84 years old