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Job Details

Personal Aide - Home Support

Employer

Laverne M Bissky

Date Posted

June 06, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 06, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Laverne M Bissky

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience with Special Needs Children

Assistance with mobility

Experience

No experience

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Provide personal care
  • Provide companionship
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Plan therapeutic diets and menus
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Collect specimens
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Administer medications
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

  • Persons with physical disabilities
  • Females

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Reference required
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Work in employer's/client's home

Personal Suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • What is your current level of study?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

Student status

Full time enrollment


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Personal Aide - Home Support 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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