Caregiver job description

Importance of a caregiver job description

Caregiver job description



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

A caregiver job description is the foundation to work from and refer back to when needed. Most noteworthy, this caregiver job description document has the information he/she needs to create an almost seamless first visit with a senior.

Keep in mind it takes 2-3 months in order to really get to know someone working closely with you and your loved one(s). This is a very positive approach that will take the guesswork out of what is expected of the hired caregiver.

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

Caregiver Services

How can a caregiver help your loved one(s), and take care of some of the logistics so that you can enjoy your visits, and spend more quality time together.

  • 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 Veterinary appointments).

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