Caregiver - Soweto
more than 14 days ago
We are seeking an attentive and trustworthy caregiver to join our staff in providing excellent care to our clients. The caregiver will plan and follow a daily care schedule with clients, modify care plans as prescribed by medical professionals, and report on any new conditions or needs that may arise.
To succeed as a caregiver you should be patient, empathetic, and have strong people skills. You should be observant and committed to making your client feel safe and comfortable.
Assisting with personal care, which may include bathroom functions, bathing, grooming, dressing, and eating.
Following a prescribed healthcare plan, which may include assisting with exercise and administering medication.
Ensuring the client’s home is organized according to their needs and that safety measures are in place. You may also be expected to assist with some light housework.
Providing emotional support and encouragement to perform necessary tasks.
Providing mobility assistance may be required, for example helping the client in and out of bed, a chair, or a wheelchair.
Transporting or escorting the client to medical and other appointments.
Monitoring and reporting changes in health, behavior, and needs.
Minimum education level: Grade 9 /N1
Availability to travel: No