Candida B.

$25.00 / hr

Hackettstown, NJ

About Candida

I am a dedicated and personable person. Highly driven and focused on anything i set my mind to do. What makes me a great caregiver is my compassion and ability to empathize with people and their situations. It give me great joy to be able to help people and with my acquired skills.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Transportation

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

    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    CNA

    Jan 2011 - Present
    BRISTOL GLEN
    This is a continuing care facility in Newton, New Jersey. I have been with them for over one year now. I have worked in three different departments of the facility. I started off taking care of clients who need total care on the health care unit. Am currently working on the memory support unit and assisted living unit
    Jan 2011 - Present

    LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE

    Dec 2013 - Present
    VALLEY MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CENTER
    Am currently a nurse, responsible for residents beds on the northern wing of the above mentioned nursing home. I work night shifts( 11-7). My duties include but are not limited to Medication administration , Wound treatments and breathing treatments,Setting up and administering oxygen as needed and setting up medical consults and lab appointments for residents. I also oversee the work of Certified nurses aides on my floor.
    Dec 2013 - Present

    Warren Vocational and Technical School

    Sep 2011 - Aug 2012
    Sep 2011 - Aug 2012

    CNA

    Jan 2011 - Jan 2011
    AQUINAS HEALTH CARE
    Elder care company in Springfield , NJ. Provided companionship duties and personal services to client for five months in her home in Wycoff, NJ
    Jan 2011 - Jan 2011

    HHA, CNA

    Jan 2010 - Jan 2011
    BRIGHT STAR HEALTHCARE
    Elder care in River Edge New Jersey. I took care of a hospice client and three other elderly clients who needed help with activities of daily living
    Jan 2010 - Jan 2011

    HHA

    Jan 2009 - Jan 2010
    HOME AIDE RESOURCES
    I worked for this agency taking care of an elderly client in her home from November 2009 till she passed in July 2010. Essential duties were social interactions, meal planning, food shopping, light housekeeping and laundry and i submitted a weekly progress note on her mood and living conditions to the visiting nurse
    Jan 2009 - Jan 2010
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