Relevant Skills and Experience: I am an experienced caregiver for children and a nurse, presently working in Saudi Arabia. I have also worked as a homecare support nurse for the elderly. My present responsibilities include: physical care of infant, including feeding, diapering and preparing child for rest periods; supervising, caring for and tending to the emotional well-being of the child; preparing food and/or bottles; and organizing, activities and developmental games for for the child. My prior responsibilities have included: evaluating patients and developing appropriate homecare plans; provide nursing services; bathing and grooming patients; administering medication as instructed; taking vitals and administering medication; conducting patient assessments periodically; writing patient reports and providing emergency services, as needed; addressing patient’s individual needs for care based on patient’s history, nursing assessment and result of diagnostic and laboratory examinations; taking and recording vital signs; informing doctor of changes in patient’s condition; collecting specimen samples, analyzing results, and notifying the doctor; administering IV therapy; administering medications; performing procedures and treatments using good nursing judgment, according to established policies, procedures, and unit protocols; participating in cardiopulmonary resuscitation during emergency situations, and maintaining proficiency in the use of emergency equipment in the unit; and accurately documenting patient assessments, observations, and interventions rendered.
Personal Attributes Relevant to the Position: I believe that being trustworthy, competent and passionate about caring for others is the core of a successful caregiver. Communication and patience are also very important.
Certifications & Additional Skills: I have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and am a registered nurse in both The Philippines and Saudi Arabia.
Availability: Immediately, upon offer.
Regional Preference: Ontario