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A Villa Senior Care Companion

Charleston County, SC, USA

Job Type



- Companionship and Emotional Support: Engage in friendly conversations, actively listen, and provide emotional support to seniors, offering them a caring presence and a friendly ear.

- Building Relationships: Develop genuine connections with elderly individuals, seeking to understand their interests, preferences, and life stories. Cultivate a sense of trust and friendship, helping to create a nurturing environment.

- Activity Planning: Collaborate with the seniors to identify their hobbies, interests, and desired activities. Organize and participate in various recreational and social activities, such as games, arts and crafts, walks, and outings, tailored to their preferences. (with support from A Villa in planning these)

- Assistance with Daily Tasks: Provide non-medical assistance with tasks such as light housekeeping, meal preparation, medication reminders, and accompanying seniors to appointments or social events, as needed.

- Companionship Documentation: Maintain accurate records of visits and interactions, documenting the activities, conversations, and any concerns or observations you may have.

- Communication and Reporting: Communicate regularly with the A Villa team, providing updates on the well-being of the seniors under your care. Report any significant changes in their health, emotional state, or living conditions promptly.



  1. Compassionate Nature: Possess a genuine desire to make a positive impact on the lives of elderly individuals. Demonstrate empathy, kindness, and patience in all interactions.

  2. Strong Interpersonal Skills: Excellent communication and active listening skills are essential for building trust and establishing meaningful connections with the seniors.

  3. Reliability and Professionalism: Be punctual, dependable, and maintain a professional demeanor. Respect confidentiality and adhere to ethical standards in all aspects of your work.

  4. Initiative and Creativity: Display a proactive approach to engaging seniors in activities that promote socialization and mental stimulation. Think creatively to customize experiences based on individual needs and interests.

  5. Availability and Flexibility: Be available for part-time work, including evenings and weekends, to accommodate the scheduling needs of the seniors. Flexibility in adapting to changing circumstances and varying client requirements is essential.

  6. Background Check: Undergo a comprehensive background check to ensure the safety and security of our elderly clients.

About the Company

Loneliness is comparable to smoking and can take off 15 years of your life. There's an epidemic spreading and it particularly affects the aging population. A Villa is on a mission to change that and we need a dedicated team to help!

As a Companionship Specialist at A Villa, located in the Mount Pleasant and Charleston, SC areas, you will play a vital role in our mission to end the loneliness epidemic among the elderly. Our company is dedicated to building a village of support, providing non-medical care, and fostering meaningful connections with the elderly community. As a part-time independent contractor, you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of seniors in need within our local community.

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