Experienced, female caregiver to care for elderly gentleman


Experienced, female caregiver to care for elderly gentleman in his NW home (Calgary). Gentleman has limited mobility and slight hearing impairment. Need Live in responsible individual

Responsibilities to include:

• Pre- and post-bathing support/personal grooming/hygiene (as required)
• Mobility assistance (if required)
• Meal preparation (East Indian meals)
• Light housekeeping/cleaning duties (including dusting/vacuuming/weekly laundry)
• Ensuring his physical safety at all times
• Medication reminders/assistance (if required)
• Overall assistance/management of the home (as per direction)
• Other related duties as assigned

Required skills:

• Excellent communication skills – verbal (ability to speak Hindi is a definite asset)
• Must have previous experience working with the elderly
• Must be trustworthy, dependable, punctual, flexible and possess a strong work ethic
• Must have patience, compassion, empathy and high level of respect for the elderly
• Must have attention to detail, in following routine and be willing to accept direction
• Must be comfortable with preparing nutritious meals, on a daily basis
• Must be in good physical health

This is a live-in opportunity (no cost for room and board in beautifully furnished basement with kitchen) in a large, luxurious walkout bungalow. LMIA Sponsorship available.

Hourly rate/salary to commensurate with experience ($18.00-$21.00/hour) and preference for live-in option. No replies will considered without receiving detailed resume, letter and references. Ad will be removed once a suitable caregiver is selected.

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