I am a people person for sure. I love working and helping people,set goals and reaching their goals.meeting their needs, which ever they may be.keeping them comfortable, letting the patient release there issues to you. being a great listener for them.being a caregiver is a great job. you are helping someone that has needs and most of the time can not help them selves. a caregiver should have a lot of love and patience for there patient and I feel I do have this for the people I take care of or I would not do it.they are at a point in there lifes they need extra love and help and that's what I am there for.i do enjoy this kind of work and have done it four many years. I helped with my grandmother when I was very young, she lived with us at the time. I was 14 years of age, and I loved it.i took care of a lady four 6 years in harve de grace, m.d. I also took care a lady for 4 years in Newark, Delaware. I have worked in assited living with the elderly. I have done nanny work for 30 years plus. I am currently helping with a family that I have been with for six years,on a part time basics.i do have some college classes ,worked with infants and toddlers at family support and education center, cecil college, bay view, m.d. I am very out going, love to travel, am a Christian , I have 2 beautiful children, 2granchildren,2great grandchildren and a wonderful husband.
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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