Senior Carer

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Job Title: Senior Carer

Available Positions: 1

Approximate Salary: $12,500 per week (JMD)

Address: n/a

City: Ocho Rios

Parish: St. Ann

Country: Jamaica

Education Level: Certification

Experience Level: 2-3 Years of Experience

Skills Required: Excellent interpersonal skills (People person) , Good oral & written communication skills , Nursing/Medical Support , Time management , Attention to detail , Home Health Care , Energetic , Nurturing

Job Posted Date: 2022-01-17

Job expiry Date: 2022-02-16

Full Time

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Job Title: LIVE-IN CAREGIVER/COMPANION

 

Address: Ocho Rios

Country: Jamaica

Education Level: Certification

Experience Level: Minimum 3-Years

Salary: 12,500JMD / week

Skills Required: Excellent interpersonal skills, Nursing/Medical Support, Time management, Attention to detail, Home Health Care, Alertness, Energetic, Nurturing

 

Jobs Availability: Live-in / Full Time

 

This position requires a female with unblemished integrity and prior experience working as a caregiver to assist an elderly female to live independently and provide Companion Services.

 

 

REQUIREMENTS:

A qualified Caregiver to provide Caregiving/Companion services to the Service Recipient in her home.

  • Candidates should hold at least; High School Certificate, Nurse Assistant diploma, or higher.
  • Domiciliary & Live-in Care Services experience, training, or interest.
  • A valid Jamaican driver’s license is a plus
  • Working with the elderly and knowledge of home health care preferred.
  • Excellent communication, customer service skills
  • Excellent time keeping skills
  • Adaptable to change
  • Verifiable references
  • Candidates subject to a police check

 

Please upload and attach the following documents to your e-JAM account to be considered:

-Scanned copies of any Highschool Certificate

-Scanned copies of any Training Certificates/ Nursing Diploma 

-Scanned copies of Verifiable References

-Driver's License (not required, optional but a plus!)


JOB DESCRIPTION:

·       Prepare meals and snacks according to the care plan

·       Provide companionship - having conversations and interactions.  This includes accompanying individuals on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, etc.

·       Escort individual on appointments, assist with shopping, running errands

·       Flexible, sensitive to the needs of others, reliable, and able to cope with emergencies

·       Household duties such as cleaning and dusting, ironing, making beds, and changing bed linens

·       Ensure prescribed medications are taken daily

·       Help to lock up and secure the residence. 

·       Female with unblemished integrity and prior experience working as a care provider.

·       Someone with a driver’s license preferred, but not expected to use their own vehicle.


 Caregiver will have own room with a separate bathroom and Internet Access



Working hours - Monday - Saturday (with Sundays off)

 ONLY QUALIFIED APPLICANTS PLEASE APPLY