Caregiver Job Description

Importance of a caregiver job description 

Caregiver Job Description Form

caregiver job description form

Detailed information about the senior’s daily routines and what is expected of the caregiver while on duty.

A caregiver job description in writing creates a foundation to work from and refer back to when necessary. Most noteworthy, this caregiver job description document has the information  the caregiver needs to create an almost seamless first visit.

Keep in mind it takes a 2-3 months in order to really get to know someone working closely with you however this is a stable beginning approach that eliminates guess work regarding basic job requirements.

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Caregivers provide care at home as well as public or private residences.

caregiving services at home

 

caregiving services

Caregiver Services

  • Outings accompanied by caregiver (restaurants, museums, library, movie, theater, ballet, opera, weddings, funerals,  festivals, religious services, scenic drive etc.)

  • Groceries (assistance in the grocery store; selection, carry bags)

  • Errands (pharmacy shopping, bank, etc.)

  • Appointments (Doctor, Optometrist, Dentist, Specialists, Hairdresser, Podiatrist, beauty salon & spa, etc.)

  • Housekeeping (keep house clean and tidy, laundry,  keep mail organized)

  • Bathing & Grooming (bath/shower, shaving, cleaning teeth/dentures, assistance with toilet/diapers etc.)

  • Meal Prep (Same day food prep or advanced prep)

  • Exercise with Senior (walk, bike, swim, bowl, golf range, garden etc.)

  • Pet Care (daily walk, change litter, replenish food, water, organize grooming and Veterinarian appointments).