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Live-in Caregiver for Elderly with Alzheimers
Posted date [Jun-11-18]  (ID: 197929)
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Live-in Caregiver for Elderly with Alzheimers

We are seeking a kind, caring and experienced caregiver to live-in full time at our residence and to care for our elderly mother who requires a full-time care. The ideal candidate will have experience working with clients with Dementia/Alzheimer, have a kind heart be trustworthy and have flexible availability. We will provide a private bedroom accommodation at our home and cover any transportation costs associated with travel to/from hospital for doctor’s appointments.

Duties may include the following:

  • Providing constant companionship and supervision;
  • Mobility assistance such as walking and regular exercising;
  • Preparation and service of nutritional meals;
  • Overseeing medication and prescriptions usage, appointment reminders;
  • Assistance with bedside and personal care such as personal hygiene, grooming, bathing, dressing;
  • Perform light housekeeping tasks such as making bed, washing dishes and laundry;
  • Shopping for grocery and household supplies;
  • Alzheimer's & dementia care, relaying information from a doctor to family members.

Requirements:

  • At least 1 year of working experience as a private caregiver or in a related field
  • Completion of Secondary school
  • Completion of a training program (e.g. Caregiver)
  • Excellent organization and interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic including reliability, punctuality and good judgement
  • Availability and flexibility to work weekends
  • First Aid and CPR certification is an asset
  • Dementia/Alzheimer experience care is an asset
  • Good written and verbal English skills
  • Speaking Hebrew, Russian is an asset
  • Nonsmoking environment

Compensation and Conditions:

  • $15.00 per hour based on 40-hours work week
  • Permanent, full-time position
  • Location of work: Maple, ON L6A 0G8
  • Accommodation in employer’s residence (private bedroom, meals included)
  • Occasional travel may be required (related expenses covered by the employer).

How to apply:

If you meet the requirements and are interested in this vacancy, please apply by email to inhomecaregiver.resume@gmail.com with your resume and cover letter.

We thank all applicants, however, only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Title Live-in Caregiver for Elderly with Alzheimers
Company Name Mester Household
Email inhomecaregiver.resume@gmail.com
Category Category -> Customer Service
Job Type Job Type -> Full-Time
Salary 15.00
Location Maple
Area Location -> ON - Other