Bellingham, WA
(360) 392-3934

Volunteering with a Paycheck - Homemaker/Companion - Northwest Washington

A homemaker/companion provides for the maintenance of a safe and clean environment. Performs various housekeeping tasks, meal preparation and companionship activities for clients in their residences.  

Essential Functions

  • Provides companionship for seniors including: accompanying senior clients on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, assistance with hobbies, etc.
  • Engages the senior in conversation.
  • Performs homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms. Cleaning duties are never more than 20% of time spent on average as per company policy.
  • Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions. May shop for groceries and/or assist with meal planning.
  • Assists with transporation and errands.
  • May provide personal care and assistance if qualified (subsidized training available to qualify for WA State licensing as a Home Care Aide).

Qualifications

  • We are seeking Retirees, Mature Adults, Family Caregivers, and Homemakers that are caring, compassionate and dependable.
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English as needed for the job. 
  • Possess a valid driver's license and have use of an insured automobile or access to adequate transportation for the job.


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