Job id
:
1392102018
 
Posting Date
:
April 17, 2020
 
Expiry date
:
May 17, 2021
 
Vacancies
:
1
 
Salary
:
$21.00 per hour
 
Website
:
 
 
 
 

JOB DESCRIPTION AND DUTIES:

Duties include but not limited to:

  • Provide hands-on care personal care
  • Offer support, companionship, meaningful activities and conversation
  • Offer personal, health-related and emotional support
  • Help with personal hygiene as needed such as bathing, dressing, toileting, grooming and other related duties
  • Plan and prepare nutritious meals that are easy to eat
  • Ensure that the client has clean clothes and bedding
  • Light housekeeping to maintain a clean home environment
  • Follow instructions given by family and physicians
  • Perform routine health-related duties assisting in the administration of medications and other duties if health status changes
  • Assist with mobility around the house and outside
  • Accompanying to and from activities, walks, running errands, physician’s appointments

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • 1 year of experience in a related field
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English
  • Basic First aid training
  • Must be able to work independently in an unsupervised setting

Work Setting: Private home

Location of work:  Near the intersection of West Blvd and West 40th in Kerrisdale, Vancouver.

Terms of Employment: Permanent,Full-Time, Long-Term.  

Hours of work: 40 hours per week
Mondays through Fridays: 11am – 7pm

Flexibility to work overtime, evenings and/or weekends, if required

Wages: $21.00 per hour.

Overtime: One and one-half times the regular wage rate as per provincial regulations

Benefits:

  • Insurance from Workplace Safety and Insurance Board covered by employer
  • 4% vacation pay as per provincial regulations will be paid each payday
    on a bi-weekly basis

Anticipated Start Date of Employment:  As soon as possible.

Preference and priority will be given to applicants who are Canadian Citizens, Canadian Permanent Residents, New Immigrants, Indigenous Persons / Aboriginals, Visible Minorities, etc.


If interested in this position, please apply by email to us at kerrisdalehsw@gmail.com or by mail to C/o Ramesh Nookala, Suite 300, 5118 Joyce St, Vancouver, BC V5R 4H1 Canada with resume and cover letter. Only qualified candidates will be contacted.