Care Companion in San Antonio, TX 78207.
Looking for full or part-time work as a care companion.
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First Aid Training
First Aid Training
San Antonio, TX
- Age 24
- 8 years paid experience
Last signed in: This week
Home Care Rates $15 per hour
I’m thrilled you’re here—because we’re a lot alike, you and me. We’re both trying to make a life we love out of what we do. I am 22 years old and recently graduated with a Bachelors of Arts in History and Political Science. I graduated from Our Lady of the Lake University. While a student there, I was actively involved in many organizations. One of them being my sorority: Kappa Delta Chi, INC. The reason I point out KDCHI is because through my sisterhood I've worked with different communities. Every year we pick a different non-profit organization for our long term service. Since becoming a member we have partnered with Girls Inc., The Ronald McDonald House and Hispanas Unidas. Within these organizations I would work with the children and adults. I enjoy being a companion because I love helping others. I belong to a big family and there is always help needed around the house and before I would spend my free time caring for my grandmothers. I enjoy most activities and have a real passion for helping people and their development. It is essential in my opinion to not just be a companion, however to engage i. Their activities to not make them feel they are inferior.
Since I am the oldest in my family, it has always been my responsibility to take care of my grandmothers.
Age Specific Experience
8 years paid experience with:
- Under 55 years old
- 55 to 64 years old
- 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
- Light housekeeping
- Mobility assistance
Availability & Job Preferences
Prefers to provide visiting care
- Short term (1 to 3 months)
- Temporary (4 to 12 months)
- Permanent (1 to 2 years)
- Will consider either a part time or full time position
- Start date is flexible
My availability is valid through 12/8/14
- Open availability on weekdays (M-F)
Skills & Abilities