We wish to hire a professional and compassionate person to assist an intelligent, recently paralyzed, 76-year-old in his home. The man needing care is confined to a wheelchair and has use of his arms. He lives with wife who works full time out of the home, is attentive to his needs and, as a physician, helps direct and provide his care. We ask that you be willing to follow very specific instructions and perform a variety of tasks with care, principally aiding with dressing, transferring and skin care; as well as housekeeping, and serving a simple breakfast, with kindness and good humor. The ideal candidate will be patient, friendly, honest, kind, respectful of the family's privacy, able to speak English. Promptness, dependability, reliable transportation. Job is for 2-3 hours in the AM and 1-2 hours in the PM. Willing to split shifts.