Christopher G. Care Companion in Inglewood, CA 90301
Looking for full-time work as a care companion.
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- Age 36
- 1 year paid experience
Last signed in: Within three months
Home Care Rates
$40 per hour
$160 per half day
$300 per full day
$1500 per week
$40 per month
Christopher Garza grew up in Inglewood and moved back after 5 years at Cal State Fullerton and service in the Army Reserves to work with the youth in his area, a promise he made to himself at the age of 13. Christopher has worked with children of all different ages in many different capacities. Chris has been a summer counselor, a private tutor, athletic director, after school Site Director. Chris also worked for Aspire Charter Schools where he worked his way up from campus aide to p.e. teacher to Dean of Students. It was there that he learned the importance of accountability with students and how a positive male can help any child if he has the patience and consistency to set step by step expectations. It is Chris’ goal to write children’s books and continue working with children with special needs.
- 13 years working with children.
- 10 years working in schools
- 5 years in after school programs and homes for tutoring, behavior, and manny work.
- 3 years work with children with special needs.
- 2 years of direct 1 on 1 with a student with autism.
- Over 1 Year of direct manny experience with children ages 2 and up.
- Experience in traveling by plane, boat and any trips and vacations.
- Experience working with children with ADHD and autism.
- CPR Certified
- Military experience
- Specialize in helping students stay focused and work on executive functioning and behavior control.
- Experience with social skills for special needs students.
Age Specific Experience
1 year paid experience with:
- Under 55 years old
Experience with providing basic care services:
- Conversation and companionship
- Safety supervision
- Meal preparation
- Medication reminders
- Social activities
- Light housekeeping
- Exercise/Physical activities
- Laundry and linen changes
- Mobility assistance
Experience with providing personal care services:
- Feeding and special diet
Experience with providing individualized services:
- Medication Administration
- Medication Assistance
- Medication Management
- Grooming Guidance
- Assistance with Pets
- Meal Planning
- Nutrition Education
- Mobility Training
Experience with providing health & medical services:
- Wound Care
- Pain Management
Availability & Job Preferences
Prefers to provide visiting care
- Permanent (1 to 2 years)
- On call (as needed)
- Willing to consider a full time position
- Start date is flexible
My availability is valid through 7/2/20
- Open (all day, everyday)
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