David A.

$20.00 / hr

Albany, NY

About David

I am an experienced, quiet, caring Christian man who loves helping people, and learning from others as they share their life's knowledge with me. Seniors usually like to tell me their stories, and I then apply their wisdom to how I live my own life. I have worked at many kinds of jobs, but most enjoyed the 4 years that I was employed as a full-time/live-in caregiver to elderly folks. I am from a very different background, growing up in a tribal African village, married to a white American doctor who encourages me to work in a field that I excel in. I am very adaptable.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • 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

  • Arthritis
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • English

Experience & Education

Pfizer - Production -Assistance

Nov 2017 - Present
Manpower Staffing Agencies
Visual inspection of injectables vials processing
Nov 2017 - Present

Housekeeper / Front Desk Clerk

Jan 2015 - Dec 2015
Hutchinson Inn
Housekeeper: Cleaned hotel rooms, made beds, hotel laundry Front Desk Clerk: Answered incoming phone calls, checked guests in and out of their rooms, customer service [Hotel owned by Dave Patel, (337) 513-3652.]
Jan 2015 - Dec 2015


Jan 2015 - Dec 2015
Homeinstead Senior Care
Caregiver for elderly clients. Helped with all activities of daily living including but not limited to: meals, medication reminders, transfers, toileting, bathing, grooming, laundry, housekeeping, companionship, transportation. Worked in the client's homes, as well as occasionally at the hospital or Hospice House.
Jan 2015 - Dec 2015

Personal care assistant

Jan 2010 - Nov 2014
Private Home Health Care Co
Live-in personal care for elderly clients. Help with activities of daily living including but not limited to: Bathing, grooming, meals, feeding, toileting, medication reminders, housekeeping, companionship, shopping, transportation, transfers including Hoyer lift. [Gladys (914) 500-7804]
Jan 2010 - Nov 2014

keta business secondary school

Jan 1975 - Jan 1977
Jan 1975 - Jan 1977
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