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Catherine M.     Age 67      Female      Portland  - SE Division
Member ID: 29170 
Seeking work as a : Housekeeper 
Position Type: Live-Out, Part Time 
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  About Me
I am a registered nurse with extensive experience in geriatric nursing and have been the primary caregiver for 2 elderly parents for several years. I managed the housekeeping, medical appointments, treatments and medications. Coordinated social functions, grocery shopping and community activities.
I am able to clean thoroughly, manage your home and care for your elderly family members; I have experience with memory impaired clients and have a current RN license and CPR certification

I have several college degrees, exceptional communications skills and provide outstanding customer service. Knowledge of gardening acquired while working with community garden club, excellent cook and creative photographer. Responsible for installing an art gallery on the geriatric unit featuring my nature photography.
I relocated from the East Coast to be near family and have enjoyed exploring the Portland area.
Valid Driver's License:
Has a Vehicle:
Can Swim Well:
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Comfortable with pets:
Languages spoken:
English, English 
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  Work Experience & Education Background
10 years experience, 3 references

Able to vacuum, dust, mop and sweep. Extensive experience with laundry, bed making, cleaning kitchens and appliances. Worked for several very particular individuals and responsible for household care of several very large homes. Particular care with environmental allergies. 
College, Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, CPR Training, Certified Elderly Care Training, valid RN license 
Masters of Science Applied Communication Fitchburg State University Fitchburg, Ma. Bachelors of Science Nursing Virginia State University Petersburg, Va. Bachelors of Arts English Literature Fitchburg State University Fitchburg, Ma.  
  Job Preferences
Seeking work as a :
Prefer to work in:
House & Apartment Cleaning or Residential, Commercial Office Cleaning  
Position Type:
Live-Out, Part Time 
Work Hours:
less than 20 hours/week 
Position Duration:
   3 - 12 months
   As Long as Needed
   Occasional/As Needed
Willing to provide own cleaning equipment:
Willing to provide own cleaning supplies:
Desired Start Date:
April 26, 2016 
Desired Salary:
Childcare Responsibilities:
Eldercare Responsibilities:
Housekeeping Duties:
   Clean the inside of the home and the immediate external areas (porch, patio, walk ways, garden)
   Kitchen cleaning- Dishes, cleaning inside and outside of fridge, cupboards, oven, dishwasher, pantry, counters and floors
   Clean Outside of Oven, Fridge, and Dishwasher
   Laundry (washing, drying clothing and household items)
   Meal preparation and service
   Cooking and serving on special events for family and or guests
   Grocery shopping and household errands
   Keeping the household supplies fully stocked
   Receive & serve guests
   Pet care
   Plant care (garden and household plants)
   Secure/supervise tradesmen/contractors
   Rotate seasonal clothing in closets, maintain pantry and routinely clear out of date and spoiled items.
   House sitting
   Handling household finances, paying bills
   Bed making, linen changing
   Travel arrangements on behalf of employer
   Hiring and supervising other household staff members
   Plan/direct special events
Additional Experiences/Qualifications/Preferences:
Have worked as an event planner with responsibility for coordinating large functions such as dinner dances, fund raising events and theatrical productions. Very enthusiastic creative cook with attention to specific dietary/nutritional considerations. 
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Linda Jenkins RN