Looking For An Honest Caregiver in Chicago, IL

hours per week42.0 hours/week
cityChicago, IL
start date4/28/2015
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Job description

Looking for a responsible, experienced, and passionate caregiver near Chicago, IL to take care of my mother. I am in need of care on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Ideally at least 40 hours per week of help would start as soon as possible. Given the amount of care needed, I am considering hiring multiple caregivers for this opportunity. Bathing, Dressing, Hygiene, Toileting, Managing Medications, Meal Preparation & Feeding, Housekeeping & Laundry, and Companionship are expected of the caregiver. All applicants will be considered. A great opportunity to work privately in a loving home, while earning more!

About this Care Recipient

My mother & father are 83 yrs. of age with a multitude of ailments. Both are insulin dependent diabetics. High blood pressure & cholesterol. My mother is bed bound. Requiring in bed diaper changes, rotating from side to side, assistance with meal prep & feedings. Administering medications. Father is sight and hearing impaired requiring meal prep & medication reminders. He will require assistance with reading his meter & filling the syringe with insulin. Ensuring he takes his meds and has his coffee & bakery. He is a smoker. However, he performs this vile behavior in his man cave (the west wing). My mother resides in the east wing. Requiring diaper changing, sponge bathing, administering of meds. I live and provide overall administration of all their healthcare needs, setting up appointments with physicians, nurses, occupational & physical therapy. Ordering essentials on-line for delivery to our home, grocery shopping, bill prep, transportation to and from outside appointments.

Requirements

Care Needs

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Schedule

  • 42.0 hours/week
  • Ideal start date: April 28, 2015
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Caregiver Qualifications

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