The average salary for a Live-In Caregiver in South Africa is R70,750.
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Job Description for Live-In Caregiver
A live-in caregiver is generally someone who lives and works in a patient's home to administer necessary care. Usually the caregiver works with elderly individuals or people with special needs. The duties will vary depending on the patient’s needs. The caregiver may cook meals and make sure that medication is taken. Depending on the patient’s abilities, the caregiver may be required to feed, dress, and bathe the client. The caregiver will also carry out household duties, such as maintaining a cl…Read more
Live-In Caregiver Tasks
- Provide general attention to the non-medical needs of clients following an established Plan of Care.
- Remain in the client's presence or vicinity at all times during shift.
- Run errands for client.
- Provide homemaking services, such as light housekeeping, laundry, meal planning and preparation.
- Help with activities of daily living, including supervising, feeding, and dressing the client.
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Popular Skills for Live-In Caregiver
Home Health/Home Care
Skills in Elder Care, Home Health/Home Care, Food Preparation and Cleaning are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Live-In Caregiver
An early career Live-In Caregiver with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R48,000 based on 17 salaries. A mid-career Live-In Caregiver with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R72,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Live-In Caregiver with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R90,000 based on 13 salaries.
Years of Experience
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