Portia M.

$20.00 / hr

Richmond Hill , NY

About Portia

1. I became a caregiver due to my passion to help the seniors who are vulnerable and it is also where my skills in medical field can be applied. 2. The things that I like as a caregiver are: it hives me joy, it is also a very good livelihood, it can also develop very good relationship between patient and me. 3. The personal achievement that I can be proud of is, this job provides a chance for me to exercise my skills in dealing with patients who suffer different kinds of health problems aside from old age. 4. I am a teacher bh profession and I have 10 yrs experience as a biology teacher in my country then became an early childhood teacher/administrative assistant at Queens, NY from 2000 to 2011. I have delivered my professional skills as a teacher and administrative assistant in a professional way, with due honor, respect to co-workers, parents, students and my superiors. I aldo started my course in nursing at QCC-CUNY. I am a hardworker who trully do my duty diligently with care, trust snd respect. I have been a caregiver since 2011.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Overnight
  • 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

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Experience & Education

Queensborough Community College of the City University of New York

Jan 2008 - Present
Bayside, NY
Jan 2008 - Present

P/time Housekeeper

May 2015 - Present
Ms J Austin
General housekeeping, organizing
May 2015 - Present

Reviews (1)

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September 2018
Mary W.
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We hit the jackpot with Portia
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