Seeking a Caregiver to help with elderly mother.  The ideal candidate will be a compassionate, professional and service oriented individual who is patient and friendly with excellent communication skills.  Some travel to Florida in winter may be required. The ability to follow instructions and perform a variety of tasks will be an essential part of this position. You will be a part of a household team working to keep things running smoothly on a daily basis in a beautiful home on a picturesque setting.

Responsibilities

  • Help client take prescribed medication
  • Assist client around the house or outside (doctor’s appointments, walks etc.)
  • Assist client with personal care and hygiene
  • Help client with physical therapy exercises
  • Plan and prepare meals as necessary
  • Do the client’s shopping or accompany them when they shop
  • Perform light housekeeping duties, as needed
  • Be a pleasant and supportive companion
  • Report any unusual incidents
  • Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency
  • Ability to travel

Skills

  • Proven experience as a caregiver for the elderly
  • RN or LPN a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of emergency response and first aid (CPR)
  • Knowledge of housekeeping activities and cooking with attention to dietary constraints
  • Willingness to adhere to health and safety standards
  • Respectful and compassionate
  • Good time management skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong ethics
  • Physical endurance
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Must be able to pass an extensive background check.   Full benefits package including medical, dental, vision and retirement account.  Salary based on background and experience.

SEND RESUME AND REFERENCES TO:

palmbeach@privatechefsinc.com