Home Support Worker

$770 - $840 weekly
  • Gill
  • 2872 37A Avenue Northwest, Edmonton, AB, Canada
  • Feb 14, 2018
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Job details

  • Location: 
Edmonton, AB
  • Salary
: $17.50 / Hour for 44 to 48 Hours / Week
  • Vacancies:
1 Vacancy
  • Employment groups:
  • Visible minorities, Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada
  • Terms of employment
: Permanent, Full time
  • Employment conditions: Overtime, Early morning, Morning, Day,
  • Evening, Weekend, Night, Flexible hours
  • Job requirements

Languages: English

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

Experience:1 year to less than 2 years

Security and Safety:

Medical exam, Adult Abuse Registry, Criminal record check, Reference required

Transportation/Travel Information:

Willing to travel regularly, willing to travel overnight, willing to travel for extended periods, Travel expenses paid by employer, willing to travel, Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

Walking, Fast-paced environment, Repetitive tasks, standing for extended periods, Combination of sitting, standing, walking, Overtime required, Bending, crouching, kneeling, handling heavy loads, Sitting, Physically demanding, Work under pressure

Work Location Information:

Work in employer's/client's home

Work Site Environment:


Personal Suitability:

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

Specific Skills:

Feed or assist in feeding, Change non-sterile dressings, Provide personal care, Provide companionship, Plan therapeutic diets and menus, Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, Collect specimens, Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk, Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder), Mend clothing and linens, Administer medications, Administer bedside and personal care, Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Weight Handling:

Between 81 and 100 kg (177-220 lbs.)

Work Setting:

Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment

Credentials (certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)

CPR Certificate, First Aid Certificate