Tanya R.

$15.00 / hr

Scottsville, VA

About Tanya

Personally, I became a Certified Personal Caregiver for the simple fact it's what I love to do. Growing up I watched my mother establish relationships with her clients; she was always so caring and never came home without a smile on her face. When I started different carrier paths, I quickly realized I also held the same love of work as my mother. Being able to help and care for an individual brightens my day and warms my heart. As of now I have been a certified caregiver for three years and have been loving this profession ever since. One patient that I was attending to was a paraplegic. It required me to be at her side for at least eleven hours of the day plus respite hours for the over time when times got rough for her. We stared a puzzle together and it took three months to finish but when we had it all completed, we framed it and hung on her wall beside her bed. It was a huge accomplishment on her part and now every time she looks at our creation she will remember all the wonderful time we had spent. together. I am currently striving to be an RN and enrolled in Collage at PVCC. I am lucky to be the age I am and have such a goal to strive for each and everyday. I personally believe that is why I have my head on straight and enjoy my life. Personality is such a huge part of this job. You have to be willing to put in time and truly care about your patients. One of many things I have learned throughout the time I have been a caregiver is that our patients are in pain and in

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

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
    • Gastrointestinal Disorders
    • Hospice Care
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Respiratory Disorders
    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English
    • Spanish

    Experience & Education

    Creator/ Designer

    Jan 2009 - Feb 2014
    Little Delights
    Responsible for creating merchandise (handmade by me), posting items to sell online, setting up at craft shows, pricing items, and book keeping of sales. - Creating fine jewelry by hand - Patience - Creativity - Organization - Advertisement - purchasing stock - Posting images of work on my own page, ebay.com, and Facebook -Booking places to set up -time management - phone calls - Consulting with Customers (reaching out) - Dream Works - Photo Works
    Jan 2009 - Feb 2014

    Sales Representative

    Jan 2013 - Jan 2014
    Vector Marketing
    Responsible for all aspects of a direct sales business. Recruit and lead new consultants to success by holding monthly meetings, conference calls, and inspire and guide their sales and sponsoring efforts to meet their goals as well as the unit goals. Establish and maintain a bookkeeping system. Establish incentive programs for customers, hosts and downline. Phone time with customers 20hrs a week on average ( booking demos, getting clientele, representatives under me ) Marketing. Organize special events, awards ceremonies and fundraising events. Customer service. Conduct home shows. To date, have sold thousands of dollars merchandise and have ten consultants under me and the business is ever growing. Order forms and putting orders in online PayPal and EBay Savvy Time management ( I make my own Schedule it will not affect my hours ) Always trying to strive to be the best
    Jan 2013 - Jan 2014

    Certified Personal Caregiver

    Jan 2012 - Jan 2014
    PPL
    Changing Depends Bathing Preparing meals Patients billing I take care of all paper work and expenses. Patience, caring, trustworthiness, great personality, hard stomach, honesty Cleaning home/ Everything sanitary Running Errands Physical therapy Preparing Medicine Am/Pm
    Jan 2012 - Jan 2014

    Monticello High School

    Aug 2009 - May 2012
    Aug 2009 - May 2012

    Waitress/ Cashieer

    Jan 2010 - Aug 2011
    Brenda's Resturaunt
    Serving heavy platters of food (balance) - Scheduling Reservations - refilling drinks - Keeping Stock - cleaning duties - Running errands for items (such as to the bank to get money/statements/deposits/balances and office supplies) - Pricing menus/setting up format - Advertisement - Dishwashing - Desert preparation - Opening and Closing Restaurant - Distributed Checks
    Jan 2010 - Aug 2011
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