Caregiver (Female, Age 53) in redmond, NY

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Current Job

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Job TitleCaregiver
Salary$35,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week
Company Size(not answered)
Locationredmond, NY
Years Experience2 years

Career Ratings

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Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

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Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
I work for a franchised home health care provider company.

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
I am a live in (up to 5 24 hour shifts) senior and/or end of life care provider. I manage and care for seniors who are recovering from falls or illnesses or perhaps are at end of life processes.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
no benefits

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
I am under paid.

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
I work one on one with clients. I enjoy it for the most part.

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Yes

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Yes

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
I work in private homes.

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 1
Benefits: 2
Hours: 3
Co-Workers: 5
Supervisors: 6
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 4
The Actual Work: 7

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