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Job Details

Client Care Attendant - Home Care

Employer

Caregiver

Date Posted

July 26, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Cochrane, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 32 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 25, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Caregiver

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Work Setting

  • Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Administer medications
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Health Care Aide Certificate

Target Audience

  • Persons with Alzheimer's disease
  • Elderly

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Client Care Attendant - Home Care is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Visiting Homemakers
SOCIAL

Interest in serving - assisting clients by administering bedside and personal care such as aid in walking, bathing, personal hygiene and dressing and undressing; by feeding or assisting in feeding clients; and in demonstrating infant care to new parents

METHODICAL

Interest in compiling information to maintain client files and plan meals and special diets

objective

Interest in handling the preparation of meals and special diets; may perform routine housekeeping duties such as laundry, washing dishes and making beds; may perform routine health-related duties such as change non-sterile dressings, administer medications and collect specimens under the direction of a home-care agency supervisor or nurse

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Physical Abilities

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