Looking for a CAREGIVER (Grayland)

Looking for a CAREGIVER (Grayland)

16 Sep 2020

Looking for a CAREGIVER (Grayland)

WE ARE HIRING FOR A FULL TIME CAREGIVER TO CARE FOR A GENTLEMAN WITH SPINAL CORD INJURY YOU DO NEED TO HAVE BASIC EXPERIENCE FOR THIS POSITION ( GOOD ENTRY LEVEL JOB FOR SOMEONE)

HERE ARE THE QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION

1. MUST PASS A BACKGROUND CHECK THROUGH WASHINGTON STATE DEPT OF HEALTH ( MUST HAVE OR CANT HIRE YOU) WILL BE PAID FROM THE STATE OF WASHINGTON COPES CONTRACT

2. FIRST AID/CPR CARD ( CURRENT & NOT EXPIRED)

3. NURSE DELEGATION ( THIS IS OKAY IF YOU DONT HAVE AT START OF POSITION, HOWEVER YOU NEED TO HAVE IT WITHIN 120 DAYS OF HIRE) CAUSE YOU WILL BE GIVING INJECTIONS TO THIS GENTLEMAN

4. MUST BE GOOD AT TAKING DIRECTION FROM HIS MAIN CAREGIVER/ OR GENTLEMAN HIMSELF

5. BASIC TRAINING CLASSES ( YOU HAVE UP TO 120 DAYS TO GET THIS AFTER HIRE)

HERE COMES THE RESPONSIBILITIES WITH THIS WONDERFUL GENTLEMAN PLEASE READ THIS IN FULL BEFORE APPLYING FOR THE JOB

YOU NEED TO BE HERE AND READY FOR WORK AT 9AM SHARP ( NO BENDING ON THIS ONE BEING HE NEEDS CONSISTENT CARE) WE ARE ON A TRANSIT LINE ( FRONT OF THE HOUSE)

MEDICATIONS WILL BE GIVEN TO HIM IN THE MORNING BEFORE BREAKFAST ( ALONG WITH INSULIN) & NEED TO PREPARE BREAKFAST FOR HIM. & ALSO FEED HIM BREAKFAST HE IS NOT ABLE TO FEED HIMSELF SO IF YOU ARE NOT COMFORTABLE WITH THIS TASK THIS WOULDN'T BE THE JOB FOR YOU

AFTER BREAKFAST. YOU NEED TO CLEAN THE HOUSE/ TIDY HIS BED BEING HE SPENDS MOST OF HIS TIME THERE & ALSO EMPTY HIS CATHETER BAG ( AGAIN SOMETHING YOUR NOT COMFORTABLE DOING) NOT THE JOB FOR YOU & DO A COMPLETE BOWEL PROGRAM FOR HIM AND IF YOUR NOT COMFORTABLE WITH THIS TASK THIS JOB ABSOLUTELY WONT BE FOR YOU AS HE HAS SEVERAL BOWEL PROGRAMS A DAY

THEN, YOU WILL GET A SMALL BREAK OF DOWNTIME FOR YOURSELF ( SINCE HE WILL NOT BE NEEDING CARE AT THIS TIME) YOU CAN MAKE PHONE CALLS & GO OUTSIDE FOR SOME NEEDED AIR ( HOWEVER CANT LEAVE THE PREMISES )

THEN, YOU NEED TO PREPARE HIM LUNCH. & YES FEED IT TO HIM ( UNLESS ITS FINGER FOOD) PREFER THIS MEAL BE HIS BIG ONE OF THE DAY & YOU WILL NEED TO GIVE HIM INSULIN BASED ON HIS SCALE FOR THIS MEAL & AFTER LUNCH GIVE HIM HIS AFTERNOON MEDS

USUALLY AFTER LUNCH HE TAKES A NAP THIS IS ANOTHER DOWNTIME PERIOD FOR YOU THIS IS WHERE YOU NEED TO CHART WHAT WAS COMPLETED DURING THE DAY FOR HIM WHAT PERCENT OF FOOD DID HE EAT BLADDER AMOUNT BOWEL MOVEMENT AMOUNT & CONSISTENCY

BY 6PM YOU NEED TO HAVE DINNER DONE FOR HIM & OF COURSE FEED HIM IF NEED BE ( THIS ONE WOULD SUGGEST SANDWICH AND VEGGIES) SO HE CAN EAT ONE MEAL A DAY ON HIS OWN & GIVE INSULIN AFTER DINNER CLEAN & TIDY DISHES YOU USED TAKE OUT THE TRASH BEFORE IT GETS DARK

YOU HAVE SOME MORE DOWNTIME TILL 8PM WHERE YOU GIVE THE LAST DOSE OF MEDS AND GET HIM READY FOR BED

SO END OF SHIFT FOR YOU WILL BE 9PM. SO YOU WILL BE WORKING 12 HOURS YOU WILL GET PAID FOR 8 HOURS A DAY AS THE STATE DONT PAY YOU FOR DOWNTIME

THIS WOULD BE A GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR SOMEONE NEEDING A LIVE IN CAREGIVER POSITION YOU WILL GET RENT/CABLE/INTERNET PAID ALONG WITH YOUR OWN SPACE TO CALL YOUR OWN ( ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS BRING YOUR STUFF)

PAYDAYS ARE ON THE 1ST AND THE 16TH OF THE MONTH ( YOU NEED TO TURN IN TIMESHEET ON THE LAST DAY & THE 15TH OF THE MONTH TO BE PAID ON TIME)

WHAT HE IS LOOKING FOR IN YOU IS THIS

NOT A SMOKER AS THIS IS A IRRITANT TO HIS HEALTH

NOT SOMEONE WHO WEARS PERFUME THIS TOO IS AN IRRITANT TO HIM

HAVE A GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR AS LIFE IS MEANT TO BE FUN

NO OUTSIDE INTERFERENCE DRAMA ETC

WANTING TO DO PHONE INTERVIEWS FIRST & THEN WILL DO IN PERSON INTERVIEWS ON 9/23/20 FROM 2-5PM AT A PRIVATE LOCATION ( OUTSIDE THE HOME) WILL TELL YOU IF YOUR PICKED FOR THE POTENTIAL POSITION

THE PERSON HIRED & NEEDS TO BE READY TO START ON 10/1/20

WE ARE ALSO WILLING TO BE OPEN TO 2 PART TIME CAREGIVERS ( THESE 2 ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR A LIVE IN THOUGH) ONLY FULL TIME CAREGIVER GETS LIVE IN OPTION

LOOKING FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR RESUME & EXPERIENCES & CERTIFICATES PLEASE

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