Part Time Companion Care Assistant Winnetka, Illinois
A retired, North Shore couple in Winnetka, Illinois, is seeking a part-time, experienced, Companion Care Assistant. One Principal has a condition which contributes to loss of balance/stability, and is in a wheelchair 95% of the time. A system of ramps have been installed in their home to ease mobility. The other Principal is independent and enjoys gardening, yoga and walking with friends.
Schedule: Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 12:00pm with occasional evening hours. 25 hours/week guaranteed. Open to flexibility regarding hours.
They describe their ideal candidate as: experienced with home health care, able to ensure Principal can get around the home safely and participate in life as fully as possible. Assist with home exercise/physical therapy routine. A cheerful Companion that provides encouraging/motivational conversation and is physically strong enough to assist with 220 lb. Principal.
The duties include: assist with showering, dressing, toileting, meal prep/meals, driving to appointments, errands and outings (vehicle provided).
Compensation: $25.00 – $35.00/hour. ($32,500 – $45,500 gross annual) with $350.00 monthly Health/Wellness stipend. (Additional $4200.00 net annual)
Role Starts: 10/16/23