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Job Details

Personal Care Provider - Home Care

Employer

Cornelius Falk

Date Posted

July 13, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Rocky Mountain House, AB
  • Earnings $18.81 hourly
  • Work Hours 30 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Sep 07, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Cornelius Falk

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

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
  • Room and board provided
  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Care for pets
  • 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
  • Collect specimens
  • 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

  • Persons with Alzheimer's disease
  • Elderly
  • Males
  • Persons with a disability
  • Persons with mental health disabilities
  • Persons with physical disabilities

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Immunization records
  • Reference required

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting
  • Walking

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Screening questions

  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • 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 field of study?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site housing options

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Personal Care Provider - Home Care 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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Abilities

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