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Looking for a Live-in Caregiver to work in Milton Home

Our Family
Age 76
Has pets
Roman Catholic
Will not accept smokers
Is a single female employer
Job Highlights
Female candidates only
<1 yrs paid experience required
35 to 40 hours/week
English is required
Driver's license required
Car is available
Pay is Negotiable/wk

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Job Description


Live-in caregiver to provide care for our 76 year old mother.

General Information about our mother:

1. She is physically independent and completely ssistance. 2. She is able to manage all of her own personal hygiene, dressing, bathing, etc. 3. She socializes and communicates very well. Occasionally she struggles to think of the right word that she wants to communicate. May lose her train of thought at times. 4. She has aphasia as a result of the stroke and has some difficulty reading, writing, remembering the right words, multi-tasking and working with dates and numbers. 5. She has ongoing occupational, speech and physical therapy and is steadily improving her speech and ability to read, write, communicate, math functions and memory.

Care requirements:

1. Managing her medical appointments and rehab schedule. 2. Providing transportation as required to medical appointments, rehab classes, groceries, shopping, etc. 3. Meal planning and meal preparation. 4. Household chores including laundry, cleaning, garbage, care for 2 cats. 5. Ensuring that she is taking the appropriate medications as prescribed. 6. Managing her schedule with the use of a log book and/or checklist and determining together what needs to be done each day to stay on task. 7. Assisting her with operating electronics, remote controls, kitchen gadgets, computer, etc. 8. General organization with her belongings and household management. 9. Some outdoor work (grass cutting in summer, shovelling walkways in winter).

The ideal candidate:

1. Female 2. Speaks English 3. Quiet (no loud music) 4. Non-smoker 5. Drivers licence 6. Comfortable with cats 7. Some computer skills 8. Willing to work flexible hours

What the position offers:

• Room and board plus salary in well maintained comfortable fully furnished home in Milton. • Outside deck, yard with beautiful perennial gardens. • Close to shopping and other conveniences. • House is fully updated and well maintained with newly renovated kitchen and fresh paint throughout. • Central air, gas heat and laundry facilities. • Caregiver accommodations - fully furnished downstairs apartment with bedroom and living areas, kitchenette with fridge and microwave, 3 piece bathroom and gas fireplace. Also includes a TV with cable television and wifi. • Car available for use as required on the job. • $11/Hour or $1900/month less $369.42 per month for room and board and standard payroll deductions (Income Tax, CPP & EI) as required by the CRA. • Looking for someone who willing to live-in and work around our mother's schedule (overall the workload will not exceed 40 hours per week).

No sponsorships.

Please email if interested.

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Required Experience

Must have <1 years paid experience with the following

Case Worker Certified Nursing Assistant Licensed RN
Nursing Intern Nursing Student Physical Therapy
Physician's Assistant Practicing RN Senior Care Companion

Must be experienced working with these types of special needs

Alzheimer's Arthritis Dementia
Diabetes Digestive Disorders Epilepsy
Hearing Impairment Immobility Obesity
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Parkinson's Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Respiratory Issues Sleep Disorder Visual Impairment

Provider must have the following skills or certifications

Behavioral Issues Bonded CPR
First Aid Insured Licensed
NAPGGM Certified NACCM Certified

Must be comfortable working with 1 person


Must be available for the following types of visits

Drop-Ins Day Visits Extended Stays
Overnight Stays Travel

Must provide the following Senior Caregiver services

Companion Services Home Care Services Hospice Services
Live in Home Care Medical Care Rehabilitation Services
Physical Therapy Respite Care Visiting Nurse
Visiting Physician Transportation

Additional tasks I would like my Senior Caregiver to perform

Administer Shots Bathing Change Adult Diapers
Light House Cleaning Meal Preparation Pay Bills
Run Errands Shopping Administer Medication

Availability Schedule

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Job Availability
Jan 2014 - Jan 2014
Seeking Live In

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We Require
Female candidates only
<1 yrs paid experience required
Candidates that live within 15 miles or 24 KM
Valid drivers license
Spoken English is required
We Prefer
No Age Preference
No preference years of education
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