$17 – 25/hr
El Cajon, CA
About who needs care: I'm a 42 yr old man who sustained a spinal cord injury 8 yrs ago, leaving me paralyzed from the chest down with limited hand and arm movement.
My interests are writing music, going to concerts, traveling, trips to the beach, the mall, and occasional road trips to the mountains and the desert.
Morning and evening routine:
transfer into power wheelchair/ shower chair and bed with Hoyer lift, bowel/colostomy / bladder care, dressing, meal prep and feeding, some domestic chores and administer medications.
Occasional trips in my van.
About the care needs: Ideal caregiver will need some experience but will train.
Age range 20 to 45, punctual, reliable, upbeat and positive attitude, somewhat strong and energetic, flexible, patient and empathetic, must have good sanitary habits as caregiver will be working in a sterile environment. Cooking skills a plus. No drugs or alcohol. Must have own transportation and valid drivers license and insurance.
Enjoy music, available for occasional accompaniment on road trips and venues around town.
Services needed include: transportation, meal preparation, errands / shopping, light housekeeping, companionship, feeding, bathing / dressing, and mobility assistance.