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Job Details

Respite Worker - Home Support

Employer

Kinnections Community Wellness

Date Posted

September 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $16.00 to $17.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 3 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 10  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 21, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Kinnections Community Wellness

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

Non-smoking

Work setting

Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

First Aid Certificate

Security and safety

  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Reference required
  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/travel information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Reliability

Experience

7 months to less than 1 year

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?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Respite 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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