Personal Support Worker – Home Support

  • Company:
    MICHAEL CHUTE
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

Employer

MICHAEL CHUTE

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience
  • Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

    First Aid Certificate

    Experience

    1 to less than 7 months

    Additional Skills

    Care for pets

    Weight Handling

    Between 45 and 60 kg (100-132 lbs)

    Specific Skills

  • 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)
  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Change non-sterile dressings
  • Administer medications
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Vulnerable sector check
  • Work Site Environment

    Non-smoking

    Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver’s licence
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer
  • Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Work Location Information

  • Work in employer’s/client’s home
  • Urban area
  • Personal Suitability

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