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home support worker


Source: Job Bank

Location

Markham, ON
L6B1A8

Salary

$20.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
  • Work in employer's/client's home

Tasks

  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Administer medications
  • 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)
  • Collect specimens
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Plan therapeutic diets and menus
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Target audience

  • Elderly
  • Females
  • Males

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/travel information

  • Public transportation is available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Repetitive tasks

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Organized
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?

Other benefits

  • Transportation provided by employer
  • Travel insurance
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 30 hours per week

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