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live-in caregiver - seniors


Source: Job Bank

Location

Penticton, BC
V2A8W1

Salary

$32.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Permanent
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 40 hours per week
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Room and board provided
  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Work in employer's/client's home
  • Employer's home

Tasks

  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Administer medications
  • Assist clients in water (i.e. pool)
  • Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • 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 

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Target audience

  • Adults
  • Females

Area of work experience

  • Teaching

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Overtime required
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Experience

  • 1 to less than 7 months

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Life insurance

Long term benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • On-site amenities
  • On-site housing options
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Parking available

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