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Live-in Caregiver for Quadriplegic Woman

hours per week84 hours/week
cityRaleigh, NC
start_date5/4/2015
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Job Description

Hi, my name is Ali, and I am a C6 quadriplegic (paralyzed from the chest down) from a spinal cord injury. I live in Raleigh, North Carolina.========== I am in search of a full-time live in caregiver 2 days/2 nights or 3 days/3 nights a week. I am flexible on the days of the week. Please apply only if you are looking for a long-term position and steady employment. ==================== Responsibilities include • Transfer from bed to wheelchair, shower chair etc. • Bathing & Bowel program • Dressing, make-up, hair • Light housekeeping • Meal preparation/Food shopping • Medications management • Ability to drive my special purpose van with a valid driver’s license • Assisting in exercise program • Experience with spinal cord injury is preferable, but not necessary • Willingness to travel ================== Ideal qualities suited for this job include: • Caring, friendly, trustworthy, responsible • Ability to work well with others • Clean & Tidy • Good attitude & strong work ethic & very polite • Willingness to learn • Good communication skills • Live-in experience is a plus • Flexibility to be a CNA & experience with a quadriplegic! ============ However, as experience has taught me it is not essential to have previous caregiving experience with handicap patients as all the skills needed in this job can be taught and learned. =============== Minimum requirements:======= Must be at least 25 years of age Must have a clean drug screen Must have a clean background and DMV check Must have a valid Driver’s License Must have a minimum of a high school diploma

Requirements

Care Needs

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Exercise
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Schedule

  • 84.0 hours/week
  • Ideal start date: May 4, 2015
  • Flexible days a week.
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Caregiver Qualifications

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