To apply for the caretaker position, please submit your qualifications and your required weekly rate to Fay via email: . Submissions that do not include the weekly rates will be disqualified. We are looking for a Chaldean female caretaker to care for our elderly parents. Our mom is 75 and our dad is 86 and they both currently live with their son. Our mom will initially require a little more attention as she is currently rehabilitating from a recent stroke. The main tasks involved are as follows: Health Management Since both parents are diabetic, the caretaker will need to manage the daily requirements of measuring sugar level and blood pressure and ensuring insulin is administered when needed as well as ensuring that their pills are taken as prescribed. In addition, the caretaker will need to keep a log of these activities/measurements. No prior experience is needed for this task, we will teach the qualified candidate how to best manage the couples health. Cook Meals Both parents are diabetic and they are on a strict diabetic diet. The caretaker must learn how to cook specific meals recommended by the dietitian (no prior experience required, just be able to follow recipes and learn about the food groups recommended for diabetics). The caretaker will be responsible for purchasing the grocery (all expenses paid by us). In addition, the caretaker will ensure that guests visiting the couple are served tea/snacks appropriately. Maintain the House The caretaker will be responsible for ALL related upkeep of the house including (but not limited to) cleaning, washing dishes, dusting, laundry, etc. . . The house must always remain clean at all times. Drive The caretaker will be required to drive the couple (either together or individually) to various places such as doctors' appointments, health clubs, church, visiting relatives/family, leisurely shopping, etc. . . The caretaker will be utilizing OUR family car (all gas and car expenses for these trips will be paid by the family). The caretaker will also be asked to run various errands such as picking up prescription, taking the car for scheduled maintenance, going to grocery store, etc. . . Companionship The caretaker will spend a significant time with the couple (especially with our mother) and in addition to conducting the mentioned task, the caretaker will also act as a companion to lift their spirits and keep the couple active, vibrant and engaged in life. Requirements •Must be able to speak/read/write English and speak Chaldean (our mother doesnt speak English) •Must have a valid MI driver license •Must be positive, friendly, energized and shows true passion for this work. •Must have own transportation to/from the elderly's house (caretaker cannot take our family car to her home). •Prior experience with caring for the elderly (either by personal experience or by having cared for other elderly couple/individual) is preferred. Other Information •Working Hours: 5 days, Monday-Friday, 10am-7pm (must be flexible as times/days may change as needed) •All expense will be paid by the family, the caretaker will not have to pre-pay for anything as we will provide a credit card for the caretaker for all related expenses (groceries, gas, etc..). •The home is located in the West Side (we are in the process of moving my parents so we don't have an exact location yet but we know that it will be in the west side). •We require a female because the caretaker will need to assist our mother in bathing •Weekly rate is negotiable To apply for the caretaker position, please submit your qualifications and your required weekly rate to Fay via email: . Submissions that do not include the weekly rates will be disqualified.