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Job Details

Family Caregiver

Employer

Alyssa Gould

Date Posted

May 07, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 50 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jun 06, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Alyssa Gould

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

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
  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Employer's home

Tasks

  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Provide personal care
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties
  • Tend to emotional well-being of children
  • Supervise and care for children
  • Organize, activities such as games and outings for children
  • Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Keep records of daily activities and health information regarding children
  • Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development
  • Bathe, dress and feed infants and children
  • Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents
  • Prepare infants and children for rest periods
  • Help children with homework

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

First Aid Certificate

Target audience

  • Persons with physical disabilities
  • School age (6 - 12 years)
  • Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years)

Experience with special needs children

  • Assistance with mobility
  • Children with a physical disability
  • Children with epilepsy
  • Children with a genetic disorder

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Repetitive tasks

Weight handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Financial benefits

Gasoline paid


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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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