Personal Support Worker – Home Support

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 916096682
  • Open Date: June 17, 2022
  • Close Date: September 8, 2022
  • Organization: Senior Watch Inc
  • Sector: Childcare & Caregiving
  • Business Location:100 Prince Edward St suite 111, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 4M5
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Job Details
  • Experience: 1 month - 7 months
  • Job Vacancies: 2
  • Compensation: $14.75 to $16.75 per hour
  • Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible
  • Apply by: email to jean@seniorwatch.com or by mail
  • Education: High school graduation certificate
Job Description
Job Duties and Tasks:
Shop for food and household supplies
Provide personal care
Provide companionship
Prepare and serve nutritious meals
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
Launder clothing and household linens
Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
Assist clients in water (i.e. pool)
Administer bedside and personal care
Feed or assist in feeding
Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
Other Languages
Arabic

Additional Skills
Care for pets

Weight Handling
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Work Setting
Home care and visiting care agency

Target Audience
Adults
Terminally ill
Elderly
Convalescent
Persons with mental health disabilities
Persons with an intellectual disability
Persons with a disability
Females
Males
Persons with Alzheimer’s disease

Security and Safety
Bondable
Driver’s validity licence check
Criminal record check
Reference required
Vulnerable sector check

Work Site Environment
Non-smoking

Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation
Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks
Sitting
Combination of sitting, standing, walking
Walking
Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information
Work in employer’s/client’s home
Urban area
Various locations

Personal Suitability
Initiative
Effective interpersonal skills
Flexibility
Team player
Excellent oral communication
Client focus
Dependability
Judgement
Reliability
Organized
Punctuality

Workplace information
On the road job

Health benefits
Dental plan
Vision care benefits

Financial benefits
Mileage paid

Student status
Full time enrollment
Professional Certification Requirements

First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Home Support Attendant Certificate
Personal Support Worker Certificate
Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Certificate
Mandt System training
Mental health first aid Certificate
Geriatric Certificate

Employee Benefits Package
Benefits Health benefits Dental plan
Vision care benefits Financial benefits Mileage paid
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