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In-Home Caregiver | Summer Job with Possibility for Long-Term (Northside Madison)

compensation: $17-18.83/hr, Overtime $25.50
employment type: full-time
job title: caregiver
No experience necessary -- we train you!

Could you be the next awesome addition to the care team? We're hiring NOW and looking to have 1-2 people in the position by the end of May. 

Put your compassion and competence to use in a personable and laid-back environment. Flexible working hours will fit your schedule while you provide a life-changing service.

Hi, I’m Michael (37 y/o), and I’m affected with limb-girdle muscular dystrophy, a condition that makes my body progressively weaker over time. I need a helping hand 24/7 while living my best life.

What we can offer:
Competitive Pay: $17-18.83/hr
Flexible Full-time Schedule (Will consider part-time availability)
Convenient Location Near the North Transfer Point 
Kind and Patient Boss
Relaxed Work Environment
At Least Two Full Days Off Per Week
No Split Shifts (unless that's most convenient for you and something you want)
Direct Deposit Every Other Friday

What we need from you:
Compassion, patience, confidence, and a good sense of humor is a plus
Be on-time for scheduled shifts
Clear communication
Reliable transportation
Must pass a caregiver and criminal background check with no prior convictions related to drugs, violence, or theft
Ability to lift at least 50 pounds
Proof of legal eligibility to work in the US**

Bonus points if you:
Have a drivers license and proof of current insurance
Like hardcore music and sports
Can provide references
Are cool with a dog in the home 
Are interested in working some awake overnights, occasional short weekend shifts, the odd overtime hours ($25.50/hr), and potential opportunities to accompany my wife and I while traveling

Your responsibilities while at work:
Assist in position changes and transfers
Help with hygiene, including washing, brushing teeth, and toileting
Prepare meals or snacks and get the food from the dish to my mouth
Help me use my BiPAP, which is like a CPAP, except I often need it during the day
Light cleaning or tidying as needed
At bedtime and waking up, help me change clothes and do a stretching/mobilization routine
For any awake overnight shifts: #1 stay awake, #2 respond when I call and help me reposition

Apply Now!
To apply or request more information, please reply with your name and contact information along with any initial questions you have.

What are you waiting for? Make a life-changing difference today at a job you’ll enjoy!

**Note: Payroll is handled by a fiscal agency. This means, you must be legally allowed to work in the US and pay taxes. This is not a cash position.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.

post id: 7746790010

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