Live-in Senior Caregiver/Companion in Southwest Houston

Live-in Senior Caregiver/Companion in Southwest Houston
Family: 176817
Location: Southwest (near Chimney Rock Rd/Richmond Ave): Houston, TX
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm and Saturday 8am-12pm with some flexibility
Pay Rate (pre-tax): $40,000 - $45,000
Benefits
  • 10 days of vacation per year, 3-5 days of sick time
  • 8 paid holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Job Description

*Schedule note: Looking to hire a candidate who is flexible and able to help on the weekends for emergencies or last minute needs outside of the schedule Saturday morning hours.

Caring son is seeking a Senior Caregiver/Companion for his active mother (in her 70s). Duties will include:

  • Cooking (preparation of simple meals – have leftovers and simple breakfasts/lunches ready to eat in the refrigerator)
  • Keeping the home tidy, dishes done, laundry, etc. (she has deep cleaning every two weeks)
  • Driving to errands/appointments as needed (although she also drives)
  • Companionship (games, puzzles, walks, outings, etc.)
  • Errands including grocery shopping, post office, etc.
  • Scheduling meetings/appointments
  • Need to be available in case there are any overnight emergencies, and for some Sat/Sun errands
  • There are no medical duties, and the employer is very independent (loves to garden, not on any medications, no toileting, bathing, feeding, dressing, transferring at this time).

Caregiver will be:

  • Experienced with senior care
  • Service-hearted
  • Detail-oriented
  • Flexible
  • Have a can-do attitude
  • Patient and caring

The live-in accommodations are an apartment with its own living room, bedroom and kitchen.

MBF Agency 2022-09-14