Arlette M.

$15.00 / hr

Bakersfield, CA

About Arlette

It is a profession that found me. It started with a next door neighbor I had once. She was an elderly lady and needed help with small things in the beginning and then gradually our relationship grew to the point where I was completely taking care of her and I enjoyed her company so much it didn't seem like a job to me. I fell in love with being a caregiver and the rest is history. My personal achievement would be going back to school and graduating at the top of my class. It's never too late to reinvent yourself. I have since went on to work at a senior living community and have had a lot of fun working there. I recently received my CNA license.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Part Time
  • Short Term

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
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

Resident Assistant/Medication Technician

Sep 2011 - Jul 2015
Rosewood Senior Living Community
Assisted residents with grooming, showering, meal preparation, transportation, and medication. Provided companionship and emotional support. Maintained inventory of medications replenishing when necessary.
Sep 2011 - Jul 2015

Walker/Pet sitter

Apr 2007 - Feb 2011
Amy's Ark Inc.
Personalized in home pet care including administering medication as needed, walking/exercizing, grooming and house keeping for high profile clients.
Apr 2007 - Feb 2011

American Career College

Aug 2008 - Jun 2009
Aug 2008 - Jun 2009

Pharmacy Technician

Aug 2000 - Oct 2005
Maxons Drugs
Assist the pharmacist with refilling prescriptions, contacting doctors office for refills, cashier, customer service, and performed opening/closing procedures every weekend.
Aug 2000 - Oct 2005

United Education Institute

May 1999 - Apr 2001
May 1999 - Apr 2001

Reviews (1)

September 2016
Patricia C.
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