Care Companion in Edmonds, WA 98020.
Looking for full or part-time work as a care companion.
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- Age 31
- 3 years paid experience
Last signed in: More than 6 months
Home Care Rates $17 per hour
My name is Lindsay, I am a 29-year-old caring, fun girl from Edmonds with a background in medicine (2 years in hospital and nursing home settings) and 4+ years of household management and nannying with the same family. Currently at a private adult care home for Alzheimer's/dementia patients., caring for 6 residents. I have a great sense of humor, as well as the ability to "wear different hats". I have common sense and I know when to have fun, when to be serious, and when to roll with the punches. I think family, friendships, and companionship are extremely important and valuable at any age or walk of life. What I don't think everyone realizes is, you don't always have to be blood related to make an important difference in someone's life. I would love to share anything you may want to know about myself, just ask!
I'm CPR and Defib. Certified, & NAR certification. I have nurse delegation core, and diabetes. I have a prior license as Certified Nursing Assistant, however my past license (obtained in 2008) lapsed so I recently retook my CNA coursework, and have received my certificate, and have my state license exam scheduled.
Thank you for your time!
Age Specific Experience
3 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
- 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 Assistance
- Assistance with Pets
Experience with providing health & medical services:
- Diabetic Care
- Ostomy Care
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)
- Permanent (1 to 2 years)
- Will consider either a part time or full time position
- Start date is flexible
My availability is valid through 11/30/16
- Weekday Early Morning
- Day-time Weekdays (M - F)
- Weekday Afternoons
- Weekday Evenings
- Weekends Daytime
- Weekends Evenings