A Responsible Caregiver For Husband

hours per week6.0 hours/week
cityTiverton, RI
start date5/4/2016
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Job description

In search of a responsible caregiver to help care of Husband, located near Tiverton, RI. I am in need of support 2 -3 days per week in the afternoon. Ideally 6-8 hours per week of care would start May 04, 2016. Duties and responsibilities of the caregiver will include encouraging grooming/hygiene and housekeeping. 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

My husband is 72 years old. He has had very brittle diabetes for 51 years. He currently has many complications and medical issues. We are waiting for a referral to Mass General. to see if they are misdiagnosing his health issues in RI. I need help with some house keeping and someone to encourage him to take baths( he is totally capable of bathing himself) and to stay awake. He takes many naps daily. Our son lives out of state and I truly need some help. My husband is an interesting man and is well educated. He has a Ph.D.

Requirements

Care Needs

  • Housekeeping
  • Dressing & Grooming

Schedule

  • 6.0 hours/week
  • Ideal start date: May 4, 2016
  • Flexible 2 days a week. Afternoons.
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Caregiver Qualifications

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