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Job Details

Personal Support Worker - Home Support

Employer

VICKIE L FACHINI

Date Posted

July 19, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Strathmore, AB
  • Earnings $20.60 hourly
  • Work Hours 24 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 18, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

VICKIE L FACHINI

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking

Work Setting

Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Care for pets
  • Administer medications
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Target Audience

Females

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Immunization records
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Physically demanding
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Experience

Experience an asset

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Personal Support Worker - 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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Abilities

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Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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