In home caregiver for elderly disabled woman in rural Parkland County
Rural Parkland CountyClosing Date: Mar 13 2018
In home caregiver required for Disabled Senior in Parkland County – full time
Employee to: Provide personal care; Provide companionship; Prepare and serve nutritious meals to seniors taste; Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties; Launder clothing and household linens;; Administer bedside and personal care; Feed or assist in feeding; Change non-sterile dressings; Administer medications; Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk; Assist client with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene; transfers, maintain clean and safe walkways, support seniors hobbies including gardening, pets, outdoors. Transport and accompany to appointments/shopping
Employment conditions include: Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Sitting; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling, transferring weight of up to 60 lbs. Varied hours.
Personal attributes of the employee include taking initiative, Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent communication skills and understanding of written and oral English; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized; Punctuality; Patience; Love of animals, Comfortable outdoors in the country. Ability to speak Danish and cook traditional Danish meals is an asset but not a requirement.
Requirements include: Able to work in Canada Legally. High School graduation with certificates: First Aide, CPR, and health/caregiving related certification required. Experience is an asset. Reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license, Intervention Services check and Criminal Record Checks are required. References are required. There is no smoking in the home or on the property. There are dogs, cats and wildlife on property. You will be expected to work with the client both indoors and outdoors.
Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
How to Apply:
Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Date Posted: Jan 13 2018