Nashville R.

$18.00 / hr

Fairfax, CA

About Nashville

My empathy, compassion and understanding are what makes me a great caregiver. I became a caregiver because I care!! I have the passion to serve. Realistically I needed a job and not until I started in this profession I myself realised how much I enjoyed doing this job because I really cared. It reminded me so much of when I was only about 13 years old when I had to care for my sickly grandfather til his last breath. It's always fulfilling and rewarding when I see my patient recover from an illness when in my care. Also when we develop a strong bond that's beyond patient and caregiver relationship, we become family. Everyone I have cared for I have cared to the best of my ability. Special mention to a Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) patient who became a dear friend. The fact that we communicated so well I could understand body language and expressions and even in his debilitating state he still made my work easy because of the love and affection I gave him; that was a great achievement for me.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Overnight

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
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Jul 2018 - Present
Donald Meyer
Jul 2018 - Present

Caregiver

May 2016 - Jul 2018
Peggy Hale
May 2016 - Jul 2018

Caregiver

Jul 2016 - Sep 2016
Marion Kleinecke
Jul 2016 - Sep 2016

Suva Grammar School

Jan 1991 - Jan 1994
Fiji
Jan 1991 - Jan 1994
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