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Job Details

Family Caregiver

Employer

BilSar

Date Posted

January 16, 2023

Languages

Bilingual
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $15.25 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Feb 15, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

BilSar

Languages

Bilingual

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

Non-smoking

Work setting

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)
  • Change non-sterile dressings
  • Demonstrate infant care to new parents
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Mend clothing and linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Plan therapeutic diets and menus
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Target audience

  • Adults
  • Females

Experience with special needs children

Assistance with mobility

Security and safety

  • Immunization records
  • Reference required

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

Between 61 and 80 kg (133-176 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • 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?
  • What is your current level of study?

Experience

Experience an asset


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Family Caregiver 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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