Live-In Caregiver - Seniors
Date PostedJune 08, 2022
Location Calgary, AB
Earnings $3,500.00 monthly
Work Hours 40 to 45 hours per week
Position Temporary Full Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Jul 19, 2022
- Other trades certificate or diploma
- or equivalent experience
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Health Care Aide Certificate
- Geriatric Certificate
2 years to less than 3 years
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
- Provide personal care
- 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)
- Administer bedside and personal care
- Administer medications
- Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
- Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
- Administer massage techniques through soft tissue manipulation, relaxation techniques, hydrotherapy, trigger point therapy, joint pain and lower grade mobilizations
- Persons with physical disabilities
Work Site Environment
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Repetitive tasks
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Location Information
- Work in employer's/client's home
- Staff accommodation available
- Staff accommodation provided
- Urban area
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
Licensed Practical Nurse Specific Skills
Provide nursing services, within defined scope of practice, to patients based on patient assessment and care planning procedures
Free parking available
- Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
- Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
- What is the highest level of study you have completed?
- Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
- Are you available for shift or on-call work?
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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
Interest in compiling information to maintain client files and plan meals and special diets
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
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