Merertu W.

$15.00 / hr

Silver Spring, MD

About Merertu

My name is merertu wirtu , I want to become a care giver because I want to help people who need care and support. I like being a care giver I love being happy when I treat the people I care for like family. My personal achievements I am honored of is that the people I care for are fully happy when I take care of them, also I am proud that I am honest and patient and carefully in what I do. Something about me for one would be that I have 5 children who I am delighted of from the ages of 14-25. I also have a wonderful spouse who is a pastor. I have currently been in the United States from 2009 until now I am still interested in helping people and bringing happiness to all. I speak a language most people don't know called Oromo language and I'm proud to say that I speak that language as I also speak English. I finished 12 grade as it was hard journey I’m proud of that achievement and I also went to the Alfa university of law in Ethiopia but when I came to the united states I had to stop because I had to support my children. So that my children can have a good education and have a better live than I did. I go to church and I serve god by being in the choir and being in a prayer group. I'm proud to make that decision because one of my children is in university of Maryland and the 2 other daughters I have are in Montgomery College and the last 2 are in middle school and high school striving for the best. In home care I have a certificate from 2010 after I worked two years I get my

Caregiving Services & Expertise


  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping

Job Interests

    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
    • Diabetes
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Stroke
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care


    • English

    Experience & Education

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