Opening for an elder companion/assistant for a woman in her 90's in Winnetka. Schedule is Monday-Friday from 7:30 am until 2 pm. Woman is very self sufficient, but hard of hearing/some loss of vision and just needs a general companion for day to day needs. She needs help with day to day duties, such as caring for 2 dogs, grocery shopping, errands, running to appointments, and carrying items. She also attends mass daily at 8 am, and companion would accompany her. Her interests are in the arts/theater/painting. She has traveled a great deal, and enjoys learning about travel and new places. She speaks English and Spanish, and would love someone to help her brush up on her Spanish.
Ideal candidate is looking for a long-term commitment as the family wishes for someone to become a fixture in their mother's life, and is reliable and consistently on time. Companion needs to have great knowledge of working boundaries, as the woman does enjoy her personal space but also enjoys company. Driving is required and you must have your own vehicle. Spanish speaking is a huge bonus, but not a requirement of this position. Salary is $13-22/hour, based upon previous experience. As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 312-802-2337.
Alter Ego Concierge New Job Opening- Lake Forest, IL
Opening for a live-in personal assistant for a fully staffed household in Lake Forest. Ideal candidate is extremely organized, MAC/iPhone savvy, and looking for a long-term commitment. There are several other staff members, so PA must be good with communication and management role of household staff. Household has many pets, so PA should also be extremely animal friendly. Spanish speaking is a huge bonus, but not a requirement of this position.
Bill paying and keeping records of the cash control and the budget (Excel spreadsheets)
Payroll weekly for the head housekeeper, maid, and gardeners.
Taking care of scheduling repairs and grounds maintenance on the properties (several homes on the property as well as indoor/outdoor pool and gym)
Substantial event planning for charity functions, non-profits, and dinner parties
Holiday party planning and execution
Liaison with frequent guests who stay on the premises.
Occasional transportation for the employers
Helping to keep track of social calendar and appointments
The base salary is $30,000 — no health insurance provided. PA will have a separate home on the premises for full-time living, as well as all utilities provided.
As always, all candidates of Alter Ego Concierge must be legal to work in the US, speak good English, have a minimum of 3 years private home experience, and excellent references. To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com or call 312-802-2337.