Posted by Lifematters on 02/07/2017 in Aging in Place
Friendly Visitor

Friendly Visitor

Lifematters
8757 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA

Salary
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Employment Type
Part-Time
Start Date
02/06/2017

Friendly Visitor/Companion

  • This is a paid part time position, with flexible hours and rewarding work. Must have an insured vehicle. Must be available for at least 12-20 hours, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. Weekend and evening availability is a plus.
  •  Friendly Visitors provide companionship to aging adults by visiting in the home to reduce loneliness and improve quality of life.
  •  Some responsibilities include: transportation to appointments, errands, social and cultural outings, visiting, spending time on hobbies, light housekeeping, and meal preparation. 

Qualifications:

  • Compassionate, personable, responsible, and patient individual.
  • College education required.
  • Desire to develop relationship with others. 
  • Basic computer proficiency required, including email and word processing.
  • Transportation to and from participants' homes and flexibility to drive throughout Northern VA and occasionally into Washington DC.
  • Interest in helping frail elderly. Speak fluent English, 12-20 hours/week with availability from Monday-Friday between 9am-5pm, evening and weekend availability a plus.
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8757 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA

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