Family ID: 1574434

Need Caregiver for elderly for:
Companionship and conversation, Walks and outings, Mobility support, Errands/Shopping, Bathing & Dressing

City: Whitegate / Countryside | More ⇩

Name Hugh


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Job Start: Mar 2023 - Jun 2023

Time of stay: 11-24 Months

Last action: 2 hours ago

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Welcome Letter to the Au Pair

Hi , welcome to our home in a beautiful rural area of Ireland’s mid-west. House in extensive garden beside large lake ( Derg ) . Two / three cities regularly visited . Very
friendly community . Public transport available .
Live as family , with opportunity for local and international travel with host etc.
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Job Description

General assistance to me who must have someone sympathetic on call ( my son and his family live their own lives nearby) as l can easily fall . I had polio aged six and more recently ,I got long Covid and therefore need help with lifting , dressing , bathing etc. However I am OK mentally and reasonably physically active. I am appreciative , sympathetic , kind , generous and open-minded but abhor smoking, drugs and lies ! I also love helping others to develop, practise, and share their own talents .
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Family Information

Family has pets - Yes
Taking care of special needs children/people required - Yes

Family has pets Yes

Family lives in Countryside

Age group of elderly/senior 45-60

Does elderly/senior live alone? No, it's a couple or more people in the household

Nationality Irish

Languages spoken at home English

Religion Protestant

Importance of religion Important

Employment Writer / Owner

People living in the house Two

Age and gender of elderly/senior 88 Year male

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Job Requirements

Working Hours (per week) 30 - 35

Salary of Caregiver for elderly 800 EUR

Required Gender Male

Duration of Stay 11-24 Months

Earliest Starting Date Mar 2023

Latest Starting Date Jun 2023

Looking for Caregiver for elderly

Children's/People's Age

Children/People to take care of -

Minimum Childcare Experience No preferences

We need a tutor who can teach

How old are the students the Tutor should teach?

We need assistance and support in Companionship and conversation, Walks and outings, Mobility support, Errands/Shopping, Bathing & Dressing

Preferred Nationalities Andorran, Arabian, Austrian, Belgian, British, Bulgarian, Croatian, Danish, Dutch, Estonian, Finnish, Flemish, French, German, Greek, Greenlander, Hungarian, Icelandic, Irish, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourgian, Macedonian, Maltese, Manx, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Scottish, Spanish, Swedish, Swiss, Ukrainian, Welsh

Language Skills
 English, Minimum Beginner (A1)

Education Level Secondary school

Willing to pay/share the travel costs? -perhaps , after having arrived , if proven necessary and essential .

Required Age 18-23

Accepts Smokers No

Taking care of special needs children/people required Yes

Taking care of pets required Yes

Swimming required No

Riding a bike required No

The applicant can attend language courses No

First Aid Training required No

Driving required No

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Family Description

Wife and I , with one dog ,live in our large one storey garden-surrounded house on the edge of large Lough Derg in Irelands mid west . I am an author , publisher , artist , ex teacher and live as active a life as possible for a polio surviver including travel , gardening , occasional board games ,and debating


My assistant has his own 3room apartment of sitting room , bedroom , and bathroom , with WiFi , TV ,etc .close but separate from the house . He is expected join us for meals and to join us for chats etc.He is also welcome to cook!
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