Personal Support Aide - Home Care

Job IDF8-C9-09-E1-AE-8E
CompanyAmacare Inc.
Date Posted2019-10-28
Posted Until2020-04-25
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryHealth Care
A professional family in Oakville, On requires an experienced Local Caregiver/ Personal Support Aide with recent relevant paid, work experience to care for their 89 year old father who is physically disabled.

Employers: F. Zamir & Z. Ahmad

Major Intersection: Dundas Street & 8th Line

Days Off: Two Days Off per week (Generally Saturday and Sunday or as per Employer's requirement depending upon his work schedule)
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.

Care Duties and Responsibilities:
- Care for senior's needs when Employer is at work; Cook and feed him simple meals
- Assist with bathing, dressing, feeding and toileting and other activities of daily living.
- Perform light housekeeping chores around senior's needs and do his laundry, fold and keep away his clothes etc.
- Provide Care and Companionship and Assume full responsibility for household in absence of Employer.
- Keep senior's living area neat and clean, safe, hygienic and organized.

Start DateAs soon as possible
Salary$16.50 to $18.00 per hour for 30 hour work week
CredentialsA P.S.W or Geriatric First Aid/CPR Certification would be nice to have but is NOT a requirement.
Must have good and verifiable references
Must be able to provide a recent police check/clearance
Education RequirementsMust Have Canadian High School Diploma, Have completed Canadian High School or have equivalent education from elsewhere.
Essential Skills- Must have good interpersonal and communication skills
- Must be honest, kind, caring, trustworthy, reliable, punctual, flexible and must have initiative.
- Must be warm, loving, kind and able to care for, provide companionship to and assist senior with Activities of Daily Living, cook and feed him simple meals, do his laundry,
- assist him with his mobility and work with physically challenged senior.
ExperienceMust Have One Plus Year of Full-time, Paid, Relevant Senior care Work Experience in the past three years.
LanguagesMust Be Fluent In English
Weight HandlingMust be able to handle up to 9 Kgs.
Work SettingsUrban Setting
Work in Employer's House
Additional Skills- Must be neat and clean and organized,
- Should be able to observe and pay attention to and report details of senior's health.
How To ApplyPlease submit your updated and detailed resume along with recent, relevant work references and a recent Police Clearance to:
Quote position title in the subject line of the e-mail. Indigenous Persons, Youth & Newcomers to Canada are encouraged to apply