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PERSONAL

Saint Joseph , KY

Elder Care Provider wanted

PERSONAL
Saint Joseph, KY Full-time
Posted on November 9, 2018
I need help taking care of my 79 year old Father who is moving to Lexington next week. He suffers from Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and is recovering his strength after suffering from stroke few months ago. He needs help with companionship and mental stimulation, meals, meds, ambulation, toileting, bathing, and help in the household. There might be some errands to run or taking him to appointments, so it helps if you have your own car. Dad likes people, and he is often described as being "a hoot". We have a full time Nurseon standby, but need a caregiver 6 days a week, Mon-Sat. 9am to 6pm Experience working with dementia and the elderly is a must! Pay- $16.00 PER HOUR PLUS OT BENEFITS: -Paid sick days -Bi-weekly paychecks and direct deposit available -An opportunity for advancement Requirements to apply -At least 2 years verifiable experience as a caregiver -Valid identification and work authorization -Dependable transportation -TB clearance -High school diploma