Personal Support Aide - Home Support

Job ID72-57-DB-22-29-7D
CompanyAmacare Inc.
Date Posted2020-05-12
Posted Until2020-11-08
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryHealth Care
A professional family in Waterloo, ON requires an experienced local Caregiver/Personal Support Aide - Home Support for a senior lady with recent, relevant work experience and good and verifiable references.

Employers: Dr. A Ismaili & M. Ismaili

Major Intersection: Erbsville Road & Conservation Drive

Work Starts at 8 AM each day ( non negotiable) as this si when the Employers need teh Caregiver to start.

Split Shift: 8 AM to 11 AM and again from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Days Off: Saturday & Sunday (Or as per Employer's requirement)

Optional accommodation (free furnished room with a lock on the door for privacy and all meals free) available at no charge on a live in basis.
*Please Note: this is not a condition of employment.

Eldercare Duties & Responsibilities::
-Supervise and care for senior lady when employers are at work.
-Prepare and ensure that she has her breakfast and healthy snacks and meals.
-Provide companionship and care, assist with activities of daily living and escort to doctor's appointments and activities when required.
-Cook simple meals as per dietary requirements and ensure senior has her meals on time.
-Tend to emotional well-being of senior.
-Perform light housekeeping chores around senior's needs and do senior's laundry.
-Assume full responsibility for household in absence of Employers.
-Keep senior's living areas neat and clean, safe and hygienic and organized.
-Assist senior with her mobility.
Start Date As soon as possible
Salary$18.00 To $19.00 Per Hour For A 30 Hour Work Week
CredentialsA First Aid/CPR Course would be nice to have but is NOT a requirement.
Education RequirementsMust have completed and obtained Canadian High School Diploma or equivalent education from elsewhere.
Essential Skills- Must be competent at assisting senior with her activities of daily living, bathing , toiletting, dressing, grooming, cooking simple, healthy meals , ensure she has her meals on time.
- Must be able to tend to emotional well-being of senior and provide care and companionship.
ExperienceMinimum of 1 year of relevant, paid, full-time work experience as a Caregiver/ Personal Support Worker- Home Caregiver for Seniors within the last three years.
LanguagesMust be fluent in English
Weight HandlingUp to 10 kg.
Work Settings-Urban Setting
-Work In Employer's home.
Additional Skills-Must be warm, loving, caring and competent at caring for a physically-challenged senior who is sliding into dementia.
-Must have good interpersonal and communication skills.
-Must be Honest, trustworthy, reliable, punctual, flexible and have initiative.
How To ApplyPlease send your detailed, updated resume with a recent Police Clearance and good and verifiable references to:

Youth, Indigenous Persons and Newcomers to Canada are encouraged to apply.