Private Duty $20/hour 30 hours/week

FREDERICKSBURG, Virginia 22405-3352

14-01-2019

  • Part time
  • $$20/per hour

Job Description

SEEKING ELDERCARE
Family is seeking a female with background in nursing, speech or occupational therapy, or social work to be a companion to their 87-year-old mother who suffered a stroke one year ago with resultant aphasia.  She also has macular degeneration and is hard of hearing.  Duties include:
  • Companionship; undivided attention
  • Working on speech deficits
  • Playing cards/games
  • Preparing/serving light lunch and dinner
  • Administering evening meds
  • Running errands/grocery store/eating out
  • Very light housekeeping for 2 rooms
  • Taking walks
HOURS:
30 hours/week*, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday,
  12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. Sunday
(working hours negotiable)
                              
*Three times a year family requires someone to stay with the patient 24/7 for 5-7 days, while family vacations. 
 
SALARY:
$20/hour; $1200/week during family’s vacations
Taxes will not be deducted, but wages will be reported to the IRS.
 
BENEFITS:
Two weeks annual paid vacation, not to coincide with family’s vacations.  No health insurance.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • English speaking without heavy accent or dialect
  • Two to 4 years of higher education in above-mentioned disciplines
  • Patience with the elderly and persons suffering from aphasia
  • Calming presence
  • Well-groomed and professional appearing
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license
  • Excellent driving record
  • No history of drug or alcohol abuse
  • Non-smoker
  • Must like pets
  • Personal and professional references
  • College transcripts  
 
 

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