Rachel B.

$18.00 / hr

Woodbridge, VA

About Rachel

I'm a40 year old African American female who holds a passion for elderly people. I have worked as a caregiver in private homes for 18 plus years. I am a patient but firm with the goals that I set forth for my clients. I am reliable dependable and focused on the care of my clients. I come with years of experience with dementia and Alzheimer's care, in continence clients, transferring and lifting bathing medication reminder, transport to and from doctors appointments run errands meal preparation walking with client as a form of exercise flexion and Extention stretching as the different forms of exercise and memory games that I practice just to name a few. I like to keep my clients active and having fun. My hourly rate varies from 14/hr to 18.50/hr depending on the case and requirements for the client. This fee is negotiable in some cases. I'm very flexible and I try to work with all my clients. if you or a love one are in need or interested in my services please leave me a message and I'll contact you as soon as possible. Thank you and I look forward to working with you.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term

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
  • Arthritis
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Aug 2015 - Oct 2016
Incredicare
Bathe and dress the client Prepare meals Medication reminder Walk with client Run errands when needed transport to and from doctor appointment Light housekeeping Laundry limited only to the client Pull trash
Aug 2015 - Oct 2016

Caregiver

Feb 2013 - Sep 2014
Sgt Lee
Transfer from wheelchair to shower Transfer from wheelchair to bed Some bed bathes Repositioning every two hours Taking client shopping Driving to and from gym three times a week Medication reminder Meal prepared Light housekeeping Laundry
Feb 2013 - Sep 2014

Caregiver

Apr 2010 - Dec 2012
Value care for seniors
Assist client with bathing Assist client with dressing Meal preparation Medication reminder Light errands Transport to and from doctor appointments Checked blood sugar and weight daily Did laundry Light housekeeping
Apr 2010 - Dec 2012

Northern Virginia Community College

Jan 2003 - Jan 2006
Jan 2003 - Jan 2006

Applied Career Training

Jan 2001 - Jan 2002
Jan 2001 - Jan 2002

Nursing alliance

Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
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