Personal Support Worker - Home Support - Darlenes Home Support Services Inc.

Date Posted: Apr 11, 2022

Job Detail


Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)
First Aid Certificate
CPR Certificate
Personal Support Worker Certificate
Health Care Aide Certificate
Specific Skills
Shop for food and household supplies
Provide personal care
Prepare and serve nutritious meals
Plan therapeutic diets and menus
Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
Launder clothing and household linens
Administer bedside and personal care
Feed or assist in feeding
Change non-sterile dressings
Assist in regular exercise e.g. walk
Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
Weight Handling
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Target Audience
Elderly
Persons with physical disabilities
Persons with mental health disabilities
Persons with Alzheimers disease
Security and Safety
Criminal record check; Vulnerable sector check;
Transportation/Travel Information
Own transportation; Own vehicle; Valid drivers licence;
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Repetitive tasks; Combination of sitting standing walking; Bending crouching kneeling;
Work Location Information
Work in employers/clients home; Various locations;
Personal Suitability
Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Dependability; Reliability; Organized; Punctuality;