Personal Care Provider - Home Care
Date PostedJuly 19, 2021
Location Grande Prairie, AB
Earnings $15.00 to $19.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 15 to 40 hours per week
Position Temporary Part Time
Vacancies 1  Vacancy
Closing Date Aug 18, 2021
No degree, certificate or diploma
Experience with Special Needs Children
Assistance with mobility
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certificate
5 years or more
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
- Provide personal care
- Provide companionship
- Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
- Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
- Feed or assist in feeding
- Administer medications
- Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
- Toddler to pre-school (1 - 3 years)
- School age (6 - 12 years)
- Persons with mental health disabilities
- Persons with an intellectual disability
- Persons with a disability
- Kindergarten age (4 - 5 years)
Security and Safety
- Child welfare check
- Criminal record check
Work Site Environment
- Own transportation
- Travel expenses not paid by employer
- Public transportation is available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- 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
- Relocation costs not covered by employer
- Client focus
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.
Aug 18, 2021
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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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