Marital Status: Married
Education: High School 10 -12
Children / Age: 3 (ages 16,15,10)
Place of Birth: Kabankalan, Neg. Occ. Philippines
Height: 150 cm
Weight: 60 kg
Lovella is 40, married, and has 3 children who are 16, 15, and 10 years old. Her husband and mother will take care of her children when she works in Singapore. She wants to work in Singapore to help her children finish their studies. She is a certified caregiver from Negros Occidental, Philippines.
She describes herself as shy, trustworthy, industrious, loyal, and a good helper. When she has free time, she likes reading, listening to music, and gardening.
Her highest academic qualification is high school which is equivalent to Spore's Sec School.
1 month (2010) as a caregiver in Taiwan.
She takes care of a bedridden male patient who is 70 years old. She assists him in bathing, brushing his teeth, eating, and in exercising. She did not finish her contract because the patient died. The patient has complications in his lungs.
8 years (2010-present) as an on-call caregiver.
One of her patients is female with rheumatoid arthritis and inflamed joints. She assists her in bathing, brushing her teeth, and taking the medicine. She also took care of a cancer patient by accompanying her during her chemotherapy, preparing her food, and assisting her in toileting.
She mentioned that she also took care of a patient who underwent tracheostomy. She changes her diaper and assists her in feeding. Sometimes, she also washes the clothes of the patient, irons the clothes, cleans the house, and watering the plants.
According to her, to avoid bedsores, she must turn the patient every two hours. She also mentioned that she needs a safety belt when transferring a patient from bed to wheelchair.
For her, a good caregiver must be passionate and can communicate to her employer.
She knows how to cook Filipino dishes. She is willing to learn how to cook Chinese dishes for her employer.
She is willing to take care of disabled and bedridden patients.
She is willing to take care of children.
She will follow the employer's instruction regarding hand phone usage. However, she will contact her family using her own handphone at night.
Any other usage arrangements will be between employer and maid. This must be stated in the Job Offer.
The helper is entitled to weekly offdays. She should be offered at least one offday thereby compensating her for the other 3 off days.
Any other offday arrangements will be between employer and maid. This must be stated in the Job Offer
2 years contract
She is aware that she will enter into 2 years contract with her future employer.
Based on her experience, she worked as an on-call caregiver for different patients in 8 years. She mentioned that she took care of a patient with arthritis, a patient with cancer, and a patient who undergone tracheostomy. When she works in Singapore, she is suitable for elderly care and taking care of disabled patients.
Being a first timer in Singapore, it will not be easy for her to understand employer's needs, but with proper guidance and good training, she will be a good helper. I hope you can consider viewing her profile and give her an opportunity to serve your family.
To view her personal video interview please click https://youtu.be/qr9Bon19P-I