Penni G.

$12.50 / hr

Lehigh Acres, FL

About Penni

Try to answer the following: What makes you a great caregiver? Why did you become a caregiver? What do you like about being a caregiver? What is a personal achievement you are proud of? -I am an excellent listener and my communication skills help to create an atmosphere of trust, patience, reliable, highly motivated and professional in administering quality care possible. -From a young age I have always been interested in spending time with the elders. Reading, grooming and doing activities to put a smile on their faces. -In 2008 and 2014, I completed a course in Caring of the Elderly and CNA, respectively to ensure I have the requisite skills. -Enjoy meeting different people, as every day comes with challenges and I am constantly learning to improve my experience. Showing of appreciation. -Volunteering, valuable life lessons gained on the way to maturity. Gratification received when you give love, assistance and guidance.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time

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
  • Depression
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

CNA

Jan 2015 - Jan 2017
Hearthland Healthcare Center
Administering quality nursing assistance in a Rehabilitation facility. Assisting with activities of daily living such as helping with meal, transferring with assistive devices, dressing, grooming, bathing and bed changing. Ensure comfort, privacy, and preserve dignity. Monitors (vital signs), records (input and output), chart accurately, and communicates conditions as per documentation and report visible changes immediately. Adhering to regulations and safety guidelines. Converse with residents to keep them mentally healthy and alert. Consistent delivery of empathy care, good patient relations and effective team work.
Jan 2015 - Jan 2017

Express Training Services, Fort Myers

Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
Jan 2014 - Jan 2014

University of the West Indies, Kingston

Jan 2008 - Jan 2008
Jan 2008 - Jan 2008
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