Family Caregiver - Susan Werzberger

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Work in employers/clients home

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Administer medications
  • Assist clients in water (i.e. pool)
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Assist in regular exercise e.g. walk
  • Change non-sterile dressings
  • Demonstrate infant care to new parents
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Mend clothing and linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Plan therapeutic diets and menus
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Shop for food and household supplies
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • CPR Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • Elderly
  • Persons with a disability

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Medical exam
  • Reference required

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Punctuality
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Benefits

Financial benefits

  • Piece work

Other benefits

  • Travel insurance