Home Support Worker Posted on Jan 17, 2018 by Victor Anselmo
Location De Winton, AB
Earnings $16.50 hourly
Work Hours 30 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Mar 13, 2018
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
1 year to less than 2 years
Area of Specialization
Between 61 and 80 kg (133-176 lbs)
- Provide personal care
- Provide companionship
- Prepare and serve nutritious meals
- Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
- Bathe, dress and groom patients
- Prepare and cook special meals for patients as instructed by dietitian or chef
- Change non-sterile dressings
- Administer medications
- Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
- Aboriginal groups
- Valid driver's licence
- Public transportation is not available
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Repetitive tasks
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Work Location Information
Work in employer's/client's home
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- 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.
Mar 13, 2018
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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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