Shirley S.

$15.00 / hr

Auburn, CA

About Shirley

Having 15 years of experience with the elderly, making assessments and writing care plans, I am licensed as a independent provider for in home care. My care includes: feeding, cooking, and cleaning, companion care, toileting, transfers, assist with incontinence, bathing, dressing, grooming and medications. With the ability to safely use Hoyer lifts and wheelchairs. Transportation to doctor's appointments, grocery shop and outings for fun. I work with Doctors, Nurses and Physical Therapists. I have experience with Alzheimer's/Dementia/Hospice, strokes, diabetes and Parkinson's. I am licensed to work in Auburn Ca and the Del Webb Senior Community in Lincoln Ca. I'm great at redirecting and reassuring when needed. I am kind, make my clients feel comfortable and I love pets. Approved for Cal Pers and Penn Treaty Long Term Care. First Aid and CPR certified.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Dementia, Alzeimer and Hospice Caretaker

Mar 2013 - Sep 2015
Craig Cares
Cooking, light housekeeping, assist with bathing and toileting, dressing, shopping and medication management.
Mar 2013 - Sep 2015

Senior caretaker for the develop mentally population

Jun 2012 - May 2013
On My Own
Make budgets, make and incorporate cleaning schedules and nutrition menus. Shop, house keeping. Plan and accompany to sporting events and other recreations. Bathe, assist to walk, groom, dress, assist with medications, drive, Make and take to dr. Apts. Cook and assist with banking.
Jun 2012 - May 2013

Live in Staff

Apr 2007 - Dec 2011
Northstar supported Servicess
Teach life skills, assist to write checks and balance check book, assist with cooking and planing meals, work with dietitian. Implement behavior modification. Gym Coach. Drive to Dr. Apts., Recreation and to work. Phones, emails, team meetings, documentation.
Apr 2007 - Dec 2011

South Placer Rehabilitation Facility

Sep 2000 - May 2005
Sep 2000 - May 2005

Sacramento Skills and Business Center

Jun 1978 - May 1980
Jun 1978 - May 1980

Yolo High School

Sep 1972 - Jun 1976
Sep 1972 - Jun 1976
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