We are looking for a responsible, reliable Female Caregiver(s) for our adult daughter who has suffered a stroke and has Locked In Syndrome (she cannot speak, but she is able to communicate with a computer and using her eyes) and is in a wheelchair. Candidates must possess a good command of the English Language. You MUST know the English Alphabet and can spell.
The hours are every other Saturday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (the alternating Saturday would be 12 noon to 8 pm), Sunday 8 a.m. to 5 pm., and Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 5 pm to 9 pm - (total hours 29 - 31 per week) This position could be "shared" between two caregivers who could work out the schedule between themselves - as long as the hours are covered. ** the job could be split into two positions - one weekend position and one weekday evening position.
Duties include evening feeding, catheter bag care, communication, some assistance with her computer, some exercises, makeup removal, etc. On the shifts that start in the early morning you will be required to get her up from bed - dressing, exercising, apply makeup, etc.
If you do not have experience with all of the above, we can train you if you are willing to learn!
We have an electric hoyer lift in her room making transitions super easy. Once the Covid crisis passes we will be going out, when we can, on fun activities in our specially equipped van.
We offer a safe, clean, happy, smoke free, bright, well organized environment and successful candidate will help keep it that way. We are looking for positive, upbeat candidates. We have all the equipment to make her and caregivers' life easy.
Must be able to pass In Home Support Services requirements, have reliable transportation and must provide references. (live scan fingerprinting and no criminal background)
Please note: DO NOT RESPOND TO THIS POST if you have had or been in contact with someone tested positive for COVID-19 lately. The CDC guidelines for PPE for health care workers are strictly followed and required in our household. Preference will be given to the vaccinated.
Please call Tula at 415-615-2035 for more information or to apply for the job.