Care Companion in Huntersville, NC 28078.
Looking for full or part-time work as a care companion.
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- Age 26
- 1 year paid experience
Last signed in: Within five months
Home Care Rates $13 per hour
My name is Maria S. I graduated from East Carolina in 2012 with a Bachelor's degree in Recreational Therapy. I have experience in long term care nursing homes working with older adults on fine motor skills, brain activities, adaptive sports, memory games, and much more. I completed my 600+ hour internship at a nursing facility in Honolulu, and absolutely loved my experience there. I am very compassionate and enjoy helping others and bettering their lifestyle. I am now a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and look forward to my future career.
Age Specific Experience
1 year paid experience with:
- 65 to 74 years old
- 75 to 84 years old
- Over 85 years old
Experience with providing basic care services:
- Conversation and companionship
- Safety supervision
- Meal preparation
- Medication reminders
- Social activities
- Exercise/Physical activities
- 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
- Mobility Training
Willing to run errands
Willing to provide non-medical transportation (e.g. to appointments, shopping, errands, etc.)
Availability & Job Preferences
Prefers to provide visiting care
- Short term (1 to 3 months)
- Temporary (4 to 12 months)
- Will consider either a part time or full time position
- Available to start on 4/7/2014
My availability is valid through 5/2/14
- Open availability on weekdays (M-F)