Home Companion

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Please note: ComForCare is actively monitoring the progression of the coronavirus, COVID-19, to ensure that we have the most accurate and latest information on the threat of the virus. As you know, this situation is developing rapidly as new cases are identified in our communities and our protocols will be adjusted as needed. We are following updates and procedures from the Governments of Ontario and Canada and the World Health Organization. Our response and plans may adjust according to the recommendations from these organizations. Looking for caregivers to join our home care family at this difficult time to support our clients in their homes. At ComForCare Home Care we value our caregivers like family. We celebrate success and have fun! Our focus is to help our clients and employees live their best life possible.We invite you to become part of our team! We have open positions and are looking for the very best to support clients in their homes. Whether you are looking to get started in a home care career or are an experienced aide, we have something for you.Shifts are available throughout the Halton region and surrounding area. We will consider your availability and preferred locations when setting up your schedule.We provide caregivers competitive pay, training and benefits, we offer bonuses as well as opportunities for advancement. Orientations happen each week.Job Summary:The Home Companion provides clients various homemaker/companion services in accordance with an established plan of care so that they can remain in their residence. Essential Functions: Companion/Sitter/Household Management Provide companionship and respite services for familyMeal planning, preparationAssist with shopping, driving, running errandsPerform homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms Medication Services Assist with medications that the client self-administers Qualifications/Educational Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent certificateExperience as a Homemaker/Companion (in homes or facilities) is an assetMeet passing criteria on DEARS (Drugs and Ethics) testAbility to read, write, speak and understand English as needed for the jobPossess a valid driver’s license and have use of an insured automobile or access to adequate transportation for the job This job description is used as a guide only and not inclusive of responsibilities and job duties. Compensation: $15-$16.50 per hour