Courtney B.

$16.00 / hr

What makes me a great caregiver is doing more than looking after my clients and attending to their needs. My nurturing and fostering bond that I share with the clients is what almost makes me a part of the family. I like to provide more than what's required of me because of my passion for caring for those individuals in need. I tend to have an understanding and connection with what my clients goes through on a daily basis. Going through the changes and being able to smile through it all is what I look forward to with each of the clients I serve. Being patient and empathetic gives the clients reassurance on the care they're receiving. Being attentive by responding to any situation in a timely manner. I'm constantly looking for ways to improve how I can make the lives of the clients better and fulfilling. I love what I do! ... more

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  • Jobs I'm seeking
    Part Time
    Short Term
    Overnight
    Live-out

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

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    $5.41Taxes & Fees
    $21.41You pay
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HomeWatch Caregivers

Jul 2016 - Present

Assist client with ADLs, light housekeeping tasks, grocery shopping and meal preparation, remind client to take medication, assist client with her home exercises, assist client with repositioning herself and assist her with her assistive device (walker and wheelchair) etc

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Direct Support Professional

Misericordia Home

Mar 2015 - Apr 2016

Assist residents with their ADLs, assist residents with their daily goals (i.e; walking up and down stairs, purchasing snacks) accompany residents to activities(Art, Music) accompany residents in the swimming pool and hot tub, communicated with nursing staff and other staff who were responsible for the care of the residents on their well being,etc

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Assistant Activity Director/PRSA

Central Plaza Home

Jul 2011 - Mar 2015

Worked as a psychosocial rehabilation services aide, facilitated psycho social groups, facilitates Safe Smoking meetings, facilitated Resident Council meeting and staff meetings, created daily activities and event calendar, accompany residents on community outings, organized socials akd events inside and outside the facility, worked under the supervision of the Activity Director and Program Coordinator, etc

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Direct Support Professional

Rimland Services

Nov 2009 - Sep 2011

Worked the overnight shift, light housekeeping tasks, prepared breakfast for residents, documented in a timely manner on the well being of the residents, escorted residents to their Day program/work.

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Home Health Aide (HHA)

Education
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Austin Community Academy

General Studies

2001 - 2005

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CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

Aug 2016: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx