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No Name
New York, NY, United States
2014-05-03 18:01:56
Job Scam
+1 Care.com solicitation for services scam
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Aubrey Sanderson
Email Address:
   aubreysanderson@outlook.com
Got a text about a job on care.com that asked for my e-mail. Then got this e-mail and almost replied but it seemed a little suspicious.

Hello

Thanks for your interest in the job, I am in need of the services of an Experienced senior caregiver for sick elders. I hope I can depend on your work and experiences ? Hence, I would want to know your schedules if you will be available to be with my mom (Margaret). She is 77 year old lady with all faculties, who is living with Cerebral Palsy, suffered a stroke two years ago.

I grew up in your city but reside in Hartford CT because of the company i work for.. I do come to see mom twice in three months, mom came visiting and she has been here for about 4 months now but she wants to come back because there\'s no one at home presently and she needs to keep the house. So I decided to employ you so that you can monitor her well being while she will be over there. This is going to be a full time position, Mon- Fri, 9am to 4pm, but if you are not available in any of these days, we can work something out. I\'d like to know your city, state and zip code to see if you live close to her because of the distance, mom lives at
216 W 99th St #6 New York, NY 10025 .

Also I will like to put to your notice that your duties will be preparing and making her meals, cleaning and laundry. She is not a COPD patient and NOT on oxygen. She is mobile with the help of a wheelchair, but is very diminished moving alone. She is kind and appreciative and a very sweet and easy going person. She is quiet and withdrawn, but able to communicate beautifully. I am looking for someone who would take good care of my mom without regrets.

I\'d let you know the exact time that you\'ll be starting as soon as I hear from you with your charges, availability and the hours in which you\'d prefer to work.

BEHAVIORAL SKILLS

1. Prioritize tasks, multi-tasking and detail oriented.
2. Good interpersonal skills
3. Exhibit a service orientation towards everyone
4. Must have the ability to demonstrate solid judgment about patient care
5. Must also demonstrate a sense of understanding and urgency for priorities

DUTIES

Assist with care, meal preparation, giving her medications, light housekeeping, dressing & grooming, laundry & linens cleanings.

I am a very busy person and I don\'t really have time for phone calls, just leave an email if you have any questions and I\'ll answer as soon as possible.

Hope to read from you soon.
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Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2014-05-20 20:44:53
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Aubrey Sanderson
Email Address:
   aubreysanderson@outlook.com
Telephone:
   1-860-595-2317
Aubrey Sanderson To Me
May 18 at 8:12 PM
Hello
Thanks for your interest in the job, I am in need of the services of an Experienced senior caregiver for sick elders. I hope I can depend on your work and experiences ? Hence, I would want to know your schedules if you will be available to be with my mom (Margaret). She is 77 year old lady with all faculties, who is living with Cerebral Palsy, suffered a stroke two years ago.
I grew up in your city but reside in Hartford CT because of the company i work for.. I do come to see mom twice in three months, mom came visiting and she has been here for about 4 months now but she wants to come back because there's no one at home presently and she needs to keep the house. So I decided to employ you so that you can monitor her well being while she will be over there. This is going to be a full time position, Mon- Fri, 9am to 4pm, but if you are not available in any of these days, we can work something out. I'd like to know your city, state and zip code to see if you live close to her because of the distance, mom lives at 4829 S Champlain Ave #1, Chicago, IL 60615.
Also I will like to put to your notice that your duties will be preparing and making her meals, cleaning and laundry. She is not a COPD patient and NOT on oxygen. She is mobile with the help of a wheelchair, but is very diminished moving alone. She is kind and appreciative and a very sweet and easy going person. She is quiet and withdrawn, but able to communicate beautifully. I am looking for someone who would take good care of my mom without regrets.
I'd let you know the exact time that you'll be starting as soon as I hear from you with your charges, availability and the hours in which you'd prefer to work.
BEHAVIORAL SKILLS
1. Prioritize tasks, multi-tasking and detail oriented.
2. Good interpersonal skills
3. Exhibit a service orientation towards everyone
4. Must have the ability to demonstrate solid judgment about patient care
5. Must also demonstrate a sense of understanding and urgency for priorities
DUTIES
Assist with care, meal preparation, giving her medications, light housekeeping, dressing & grooming, laundry & linens cleanings.
I am a very busy person and I don't really have time for phone calls, just leave an email if you have any questions and I'll answer as soon as possible.
Hope to read from you soon.
Aubrey Sanderson

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