Casual part-time to care for elder (Vancouver)

By | November 21, 2018

Compensation: $25.00 per hour plus expenses.
employment type: part-time, approx 10 hours per week daytime, schedule flexible

Seeking a compassionate and reliable individual on a casual part- time basis to coordinate recreational activities for my elderly mother (89 years old). Preferably a University student studying kinesiology, nursing or other health related disciplines, a person who loves the outdoors, highly sociable and confident. Must be respectful and responsible to go for walks with her and do other fun activities, seasonally adjusted, throughout the year.

Duties include:
Conversation and general companionship
Walks and strolls
Engage her with activities (i.e. crafts)
Trips to local shops, restaurants.

Job description:
Must have some form of training in care giving
Preferably a student in University or College.
Must have good communication skills
Good command of English language.
Provide three professional or background references with names and telephone numbers

Time commitment is 3-4 days each week for approx 3 hours per day morning or afternoon (target 10 hours per week) starting immediately. Possibility of working part time during School Year. Hourly wage is $25.00 plus reasonable expenses.
My mother lives centrally at Point Grey Private Hospital @ 2423 Cornwall Avenue, Vancouver.

Please email me your resume and references. Suitable candidates will be contacted.