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Job Details

Family Caregiver

Employer

Kari Shand

Date Posted

June 18, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Wildwood, AB
  • Earnings $18.65 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 05, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Kari Shand

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children with Down syndrome

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Weight Handling

Between 45 and 60 kg (100-132 lbs)

Work Setting

Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment

Specific Skills

  • Provide companionship
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

  • Adolescents
  • Persons with a disability

Security and Safety

Reference required

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Urban area
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

kshand152@gmail.com

Advertised Until

Aug 05, 2021

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
The Family Caregiver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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