Eliza Bone

Live-in Caregivers for 82yr -Hispanic Female-Earn up to $6,000 a month (Bethany) - Near Portland Community College

Family in Beaverton

Live - in Caregivers needed for elderly 82 year old Hispanic Female (Bethany area) - Near Portland Community College - Rock Creek Campus. No experience necessary in healthcare, will train - can do attitude goes a long way! Benefits: We are looking for a single or a team of Spanish-speaking female caregivers who are willing to look after an elderly 82 year old Hispanic Female. The "single" individual will have the full responsibility of caring for the patient and receive the full benefits of the position. If the Exceptional individual is not found, than we would be looking at individuals who are willing to share the workload and benefits that the position offers. The benefits can be broken down as follows: Monthly benefit example: $6000 / 31days = $193 a day payment and medical. (As it stands). If you are hired as a single caregiver, than focus on your monthly benefit. If it's a team effort than focus on the day by day benefit. No matter the position - Medical will still be offered For example - One candidate would start 8a.m. Monday morning through 8a.m. Friday morning and the other candidate would relieve or start: 8a.m. Friday morning through 8a.m. Monday morning. This way the patient would be looked after 24hrs a day without interruption. Again, this is one example out of many and it all depends on how many candidates apply for the position and what's best for the patient. Interviews will be held on February 6 through February 17th. If your already enrolled in the DHS database and you are picked, be prepared to work right away. About the Patient: Patient is 4'10" and 110lbs. This is an DHS (Department of Human Services of Oregon) sponsored position. Candidate will be in charge of an 82 year old female who has difficulties with, Parkinson's, diabetes and dementia. Parkinson's and dementia is controlled by medication and diabetes is controlled by food in-take so knowing your way around a kitchen is helpful. Healthcare experience is a plus, but not absolutely necessary, a can do attitude goes a long way. Candidate who has their own car and who's insured will have a leg up in the process, but not absolutely necessary. Candidate must be able to speak and understand Spanish -- No exceptions. The DHS - sponsored position is a state government ran program so being already in the "DHS" Home-Care-Worker database avoids red tape, but you can still qualify for the position if you're willing to go through certain obstacles: 1.) Government back ground check and take an orientation class. 2.) Candidate will need to wait at least 4 to 8 weeks for initial results of background check - (if you are already an DHS Provider Home Care Worker - than you will get paid every 2 weeks). 3.) Once you're in the DHS database, you'll have the opportunity to be enrolled in thousands of caregiver position throughout the state of Oregon. Live-Caregiver Candidate Job Description: Live-in Caregiver must be Female and is a 24/7 responsibility, that means the individual or team of caregivers must look after the patient 24hrs a day. Once candidates demonstrate patient care, position or positions will be reevaluated and confirmed - probation period is for 3 months. Category: Companionship 1.) Providing companionship and conversation 2.) Providing stabilization and assistance with walking 3.) Preparing meals and cleaning up meal-related items 4.) Providing medication reminders and appointment reminders Category: Home Helper 1.)Performing housekeeping tasks (dusting, vacuuming, making beds, changing linens, cleaning bathrooms, kitchens, etc.) 2.) Washing and ironing laundry 3.) Running errands 4.) Accompanying clients to appointments Category: Personal Care 1.) Assisting with bathing 2.) Assisting with grooming 3.) Assisting with toileting and incontinence issues 4.) Candidate will provide daily physical therapy through video sessions "Senior citizen yoga videos, etc." Secondary responsibilities include the following: 1.) Contributing to a positive living environment to enhance a client's quality of life 2.) Performing other reasonable duties as assigned 3.) Reporting hours according to office policy 4.) Reporting any significant changes in a client's needs or living conditions 5.) Regularly communicating with supervisory family member. 6.) Take blood results on diabetic meter and keep records on blood pressure and diabetic reader. ( Will train if necessary ). Essential Qualifications: An individual must possess the minimum education, experience and skills to perform the primary and secondary responsibilities the job requires and I repeat, a can do attitude goes long way. Additional qualifications include: 1.) Ability to lift, push or pull 25 pounds 2.) Ability to bend, twist, stoop, kneel, and reach 3.) Ability to withstand exposure to dust, mold, mildew and cleaning solutions 4.) Ability to treat and care for clients and their property with dignity and respect 5.) Ability to adapt to various living environments and locations Special Qualifications: 1.) Having transportation to drive client to her location of choice and to run errands using your own vehicle gives Candidate a leg up in the process. 2.) Must be able to speak Spanish. 3.) Cell phone is required so that supervisory family member can reach candidate in case of an emergency. Benefits: Pay rate for DHS is $6,000 a month, but candidates will get paid every 2 weeks. Again, position is a Live-in Caregiver and requires you to stay the full 24hrs a day. Candidate will have her own bedroom and bathroom with 32" LCD TV with wireless internet service provided. Plus, one spot car parking. Important: Because of the hours worked, Candidates will have "Medical Insurance". This will qualify for the Obama affordable medical act - So that you won't have to be penalized for not having medical. Utilities paid for. Apartment is in Portland, near shopping centers and freeways. Also near Portland Community College - Rock Creek Campus. 1.)Candidate will be responsible for her own groceries. 2.)Candidate must be none smoking. 3.)This position is perfect for a woman who has no outside responsibilities and wants to live rent free! If Candidate has any questions regarding position, Please feel free to call 323-493-... or e-mail resume to ...@gmail.com and interviews will be held on February 6 to February 17th - 2015 or until position or positions are filled, whichever comes first. Thank you and good luck. Jesse B.

Family Details

Email Address ...@gmail.com Confirmed
Phone Number 323-493-... Confirmed
Zip Code 97006
Preferred Applicants Individuals
Companion Yes
Homecare Yes
Pay Negotiable
Services Personal Care
Physical Therapy
Administer Medication
Transportation Applicant must own a vehicle
Household Meal Preparation
Own Transportation
Start Date: Asap Yes
Day To Work: To Be Determined Yes
Languages None Identitied

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