Caregiver for Elderly, Widowed, Father with Dementia

hours per week168.0 hours/week
cityRoseville, CA
start date11/13/2017
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Job description

Looking for a enthusiastic and reliable caregiver near Roseville, CA to take care of Father. I am in need of support 24 hours a day seven days a week. Ideally 168.0 hours per week of assistance, split between two caregivers, would start November 13, 2017. Duties and responsibilities of the caregiver will include companionship, transportation, walking & exercise, meal prep, medication reminders, and grooming. Being a Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) is a definite plus. A great opportunity to work privately in a loving home, while earning more!

About this Care Recipient

Need compassionate and patient caregiver for my 86 year old recently widowed father. He has mild to moderate dementia. He is pleasant and has a good sense of humor. He smokes a pipe regularly indoors. Caregiver must have experience with dementia. You need to help him with personal care, cook his meals, give him his medicine, and do his laundry. You must be resourceful in coming up with activities to do together at home and outside the home. You must have a reliable car, car insurance, and a clean DMV record for short trips with him. First aid and adult CPR are preferred. I am willing to pay for classes. You must be willing to work three or four twenty four hour shifts per week.


Care Needs

  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Companionship


  • 168.0 hours/week
  • Ideal start date: November 13, 2017

Caregiver Qualifications

  • Live-out preferred
  • Speaks English
  • Any gender preferred
  • Passed background check
  • Access to vehicle
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