Caring Weekend Caregiver Needed in Southwest Portland, OR - Optimal Aging Job

hours per week16.0 hours/week
cityPortland, OR
start date10/28/2017
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Job description

We are looking for kind and competent weekend caregiving for my partner, who has ALS. We are looking for someone to start this coming Saturday, October 28. Care is needed Saturday and Sunday mornings (7 or 8am to 12 or 1pm) and evenings (4 to 8 or 9pm). The caregiver will need to assist with transferring and mobility, showering, dressing, range of motion and breathing exercises. We would also ask the caregiver to assist with meal preparation, laundry, and light housekeeping during their visits. Female caregivers are preferred. The hourly rate for this job is $16.50. **Optimal Aging approved caregivers only**

About this Care Recipient

There are 2 cats. Client uses a walker and manual wheelchair with a gait belt.

Requirements

Care Needs

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Meal Prep
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship
  • Exercise
  • Transferring & Mobility

Schedule

  • 16.0 hours/week
  • Ideal start date: October 28, 2017
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Caregiver Qualifications

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