Candace D.

$12.00 / hr

New Orleans, LA

About Candace

Strong communicator Excellent interpersonal skills Culturally-sensitive Detail-oriented Highlights- * Strong communicator. * Excellent interpersonal skills * Culturally-sensitive. * Skilled multi-tasked * Detail oriented. * Exceptional writing skills * Non-profit marketing. * Valid Driver's license Compassionate, Reliable, Flexible

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • 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

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Depression
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

Delgado Community College

Jan 2002 - Present
New Orleans, LA
Jan 2002 - Present

Direct Support Professional

Sep 2007 - Oct 2017
Candace Deselles * 504-410-4834 * P. O. Box 3948,New Orleans, La. 70177 Summary Member of SCLC (Southern Christian Leadership Conference), Motivational Speaker, C.E.O of Heavens Total Harvest Outreach and co-founder of Dandelion Outreach Ministries. Community Service Professional adept at gathering and analyzing community cultural, educational, social and demographic data to develop local programs. Exceptional communication and public speaking skills. Result-driven, Highly-motivated with 8 years experience as a Direct Support Professional Worker skilled with at-risk youths and individuals with special needs networking, public outreach and relationship development. Highly personable, with extraordinary attention to detail for gaining trust. Flexible and versatile team player. Experience First Aid Certification -2years CPR Certification -2years DSP-Direct Support Professional August 2007-October 2016 Collaborated with community leaders, organizations and public agencies to promote the organization's community service programs. Gathered and analyzed data on community needs and interests. Addressed questions and concerns from the general public. Housed abandoned and abused children, aiding in their recovery and placement Assisted with safe housing 8 years Experienced Driver of 15 passenger van Business Owner for 4 years Education
Sep 2007 - Oct 2017
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