Elder Care Job in Waterloo, Ontario
Seeking experienced and trustworthy, and reliable PSW or Caregiver to provide personal care to elderly gentleman and assist his wife with personal care duties, light housekeeping, light meal preparation.
Must be very friendly, patient, and willing to do things the way the couple wants things done. Must be very clean, and keep things clean.
The main need now is for overnight care on Weekends. One or two nights, from 9:30 pm to 10:30 am the following morning.
Also there may be a need for other occasional nights or days.
Offering $15/hr for overnight care, in which you can sleep for most of the night, but be available to work when required.
Short-term for respite, or longer term weekend nights or days available, as the need increases.
You will be self-employed, or we will employ you and do your payroll deductions.
There is a bed in private bedroom for caregiver to sleep.
The apartment is very nice and bright, with 2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, and lots of space.
Required duties include:
- All personal care, assistance with washing, dressing, all toileting, and hygiene, and supervision.
- Assist his wife with meal prep and clean up, laundry, making beds, cleaning the apartment.
- Keep a regular schedule, and be dependable.
- Walking exercise and perhaps other activities to keep my father engaged and mentally active while he is awake.
We would start with overnights, and if you were to stay for 24 hours, the Daily rate is $200 for 24 hours, if you are self-employed. Daily rate if we are the employer is $175/ 24 hours.
Meals/food is included in 24 hour rates.
We will add $20.00 per 24 hour shift if you bring your own food.
I'm excited to talk to you soon. Please post a message if you are interested, so I will know to contact you.