Elderly Caregiver

RN Privée - Hawkesbury, ON (il y a 30+ jours)

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** APPLICANTS MUST INCLUDE BRIEF COVER LETTER FOR CONSIDERATION**

About RN Privée:

RN Privée is Montreal's premiere mobile clinic providing patients with in-home medical services and nursing care. Founded in 2017, RN Privée works with patients in and around Montreal who seek exceptional health care and convenience.

Elderly Caregiver Job Description:

RN Privée is a rapidly growing company that strives for excellence in the care provided to clients. The part-time elderly caregiver is responsible for providing emotional and physical support to an elderly woman; to drive her to appointments as necessary; assist with mobility, hygiene and meals. The caregiver is responsible for reminding said client to take her medications and when needed to assist her to put in her eye drops. The client who lives with her cognitive and mobile husband, is a friendly and kind woman with Parkinson's and Dementia. They are seeking for a compassionate caregiver to provide assistance at-home. The caregiver will be expected to use their experience and judgement to plan and accomplish goals as well as deliver professional care.

Responsibilities:

  • Emotional Support
  • Assist client with hygiene care
  • Provide assistance with heating up or simple meal preparations
  • Assist client with mobility and use of walker
  • Remind client to take medications at specified times of day
  • Assist client to administer eye drops
  • Drive client to doctor's appointment if necessary

Required Qualifications:

  • Responsible to care for an elderly client
  • Must have a car and valid driver's license
  • Relevant diploma from High School, PAB certificate preferred, College preferred
  • Interest and passion in health care
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated professionalism and an understanding of the importance of confidentiality
  • Must have current CPR certification & pass a background check
  • Excellent verbal communication in English
  • Highly motivated, flexible and adaptable self-started with a positive attitude

Experience & Additional Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience as a caregiver
  • Fluent in English
  • Must have a minimum of a high school diploma, college diploma preferred

** APPLICANTS MUST INCLUDE BRIEF COVER LETTER FOR CONSIDERATION**

Job Type: Part-Time, Shift work for evenings and weekends (day/evening)

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: $15.00 to $20.00 /hour

Experience:

  • caregiving: 2 years (Required)

Licence:

  • CPR (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)

Duties:

  • Assisting clients with personal hygiene and getting dressed
  • Assisting clients with housekeeping or other daily errands
  • Providing companionship and emotional support
  • Observing and reporting on changes in the health or status of the client
  • Preparing food and feeding clients
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Administering medication
  • Transporting client to appointments
  • Assisting clients with rehabilitative exercises
  • Providing support with academic, social or recreational activities