Family ID: 3105595

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

City: Vevey / Town | More ⇩

Name Nathalie

State Vaud

Postal code Only Premium members

Job Start: Mar 2024 - May 2024

Time of stay: 12-12 Months

Last action: 18 days ago

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Location: Swiss Riviera
Company: Private family
Activity Rate: Full-time + occasional night shifts required.
Gender: This position is generally, but not exclusively, open for men due to the physical requirements related
to lifting and moving the patient (a young, non-ambulatory tall man)
Contract: Permanent contract


What we offer:
• Apartment in a villa with elevator access to the patient
• Travels to Europe, USA
• Competitive salary
• A work environment that encourages respect, trust, empathy, and support

A Day in the Life of Auxiliary caregiver
Assist a young man with a mitochondrial disease to live independently alongside his family as much as possible. This means being a companion, supporting personal and health care, organizing activities, and supporting existing interests with a constant awareness of access needs. The young man enjoys music, restaurants, nature, travel, comedy, film/television, and the broader digital media space.
Discretion is appreciated to enable private family time and external social interactions when the patient desires

Responsibilities:
• Following a prescribed healthcare plan, which may include assisting with therapy exercises and administering medication
• Assisting with personal care and hygiene (bathroom functions, bathing, grooming, dressing)
• Provide mobility assistance (helping the patient in and out of bed, a chair or a wheelchair) around the house and outside
• Provide feeding assistance
• Provide emotional support and encouragement
• Transporting or escorting the young man to medical and other appointments
• Monitoring and reporting changes in health, behavior, and needs
• Plan daily activities according to the young man's interests
• Supporting with travel and social activities when necessary
• Act quickly and responsibly in cases of emergency
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Job Description

What will make you successful?
• Naturally cheerful and sunny disposition
• Ability and desire to communicate an infectious and positive outlook on life
• Proven ability to be a team player and work effectively with others
• Proven experience as a caregiver is a plus
• Fluent in English, and satisfactory command of French. Other languages are a plus
• Professional and friendly attitude
• Outstanding interpersonal skills
• Strong desire and willingness to adapt and accommodate the patient's needs
• Be patient, empathetic, observant, and committed to making the young man feel safe and comfortable
• Respond promptly and positively to the young man's requests for assistance
• Good time management skills
• Physical endurance
• Swiss citizen, European, or holder of a valid Swiss work permit
• A clean driving license required
• Valid passport is necessary
• No criminal record
• Non-smoker
• References requested
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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 Town

Age group of elderly/senior 20-35

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

Nationality Luxembourgian

Languages spoken at home English, French

Religion

Importance of religion Not important

Employment Unemployed / Unemployed

People living in the house 3

Age and gender of elderly/senior 22 Year male

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Job Requirements

First Aid Training required - Yes
Driving required - Yes

Working Hours (per week) 35 - 40

Salary of Caregiver for elderly 6000 CHF

Required Gender Male

Duration of Stay 12-12 Months

Earliest Starting Date Mar 2024

Latest Starting Date May 2024

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, Driving, Errands/Shopping, Bathing & Dressing

Preferred Nationalities No Preferences

Language Skills
 English, Minimum Advanced (C1)
- Select -
 French, Minimum Upper intermediate (B2)

Education Level No preferences

Willing to pay/share the travel costs? -

Required Age 22-29

Accepts Smokers No

Taking care of special needs children/people required Yes

Taking care of pets required No

Swimming required No

Riding a bike required No

The applicant can attend language courses No

First Aid Training required Yes

Driving required Yes

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Accommodation

Apartment in a villa with elevator access to the patient
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