Five-Star Caregiver

Preferred Care at Home Virginia Beach

Five-Star Caregiver

Virginia Beach, VA
Part Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    About this position

    Preferred Care at Home is a national home care company. We are looking for experienced people to care for our clients in a reliable, professional and compassionate manner. Caregiving is often a demanding job and you will need to have a flexible schedule, a reliable means of transportation and be willing to work weekends, evenings and nights depending on what our clients need. Caregiving can also be very gratifying. People who are ill, injured, disabled or elderly are always thankful for caring people who provide exceptional support.

    We support clients who live in the following areas: Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk and Virginia Beach.

    The ideal candidate will be dependable and courteous with OUTSTANDING communication skills as well as a clean driving record. You should be able to follow instructions and perform a variety of tasks to help clients.

    Typical Caregiver Responsibilities

    • Remind clients to take medication

    • Assist clients with transportation (doctor's appointments, errands, social engagements, etc.)

    • Plan and prepare meals with assistance from the clients (when they are able)

    • Do the client's shopping or accompany them when they shop

    • Perform light housekeeping duties that clients can't complete on their own

    • Be a pleasant and supportive companion

    • Report any unusual incidents

    • Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency

    Caregiver Requirements

    • Proven experience as a caregiver

    • Ability to transport clients (in their car or yours)

    • Knowledge of emergency response (when to call 911)

    • Knowledge of housekeeping activities and cooking with attention to dietary constraints

    • Willingness to adhere to health and safety standards

    • Respectful and compassionate

    • Good time management skills

    • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills

    • Strong ethics

    • Physical endurance

    • High school diploma or equivalent

    We are looking for compassionate caregivers who are passionate about what they do, not people who are looking for a job to tide them over until the next one comes along. If you are looking to make a positive impact in someone's life every day, we want you on our team!

    Call Preferred Care at Home at 757-355-5080 now!