Caregiver/Personal Assistant - private in home

Mira, Inc. - Schaumburg, IL

Full-time | Part-time$15 - $17 an hour
EducationSkills

This position is for a caregiver to work with an active 45 year old woman with physical disabilities who requires substantial physical assistance.

She is 100% mentally capable and competent, has many interests and needs an assistant who can be enthusiastic in helping her live her life to its fullest.This can be an active and interesting job.

Responsibilities include all activities of daily living: physical caregiving including personal hygiene, feeding, lifting between wheelchair, bed, shower chair, toilet etc. Other everyday activities include some cooking, cleaning and laundry.

You would be driving our accessible minivan and assisting with a variety of outside activities. Therefore, a valid drivers license and good driving record are required.

We are only comfortable with a female caregiver due to the personal nature of care.

You must be at least 21 years of age in order to accompany the client to some places that would have age restrictions.

We prefer that you are located within 30 minutes of our home in Schaumburg/60193

A sincere interest in the caregiving profession in very important. CNA is not required.

Pay rate is dependent on caregiving experience and skill level.

Paid training is provided.

To be considered please respond with an up-to-date resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you are interested in this job.

Job Type: Part-time/Full-time

Salary: $15.00 to $17.00 /hour

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to $17.00 /hour

Experience:

  • professional caregiving: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

License:

  • valid drivers license (Required)

Language:

  • fluent English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location