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home support worker


Source: Job Bank

Location

Edmonton, AB
T5T6R2

Salary

$19.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

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

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate

Target audience

  • Adults
  • Persons with a disability
  • Persons with an intellectual disability
  • Young adults

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week

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