Home Support Worker - Julie Pellerin

Date Posted: Aug 31, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English or French

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work site environment

  • Non-smoking

Work setting

  • Rural area
  • 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
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • Change non-sterile dressings
  • Feed or assist in feeding
  • Launder clothing and household linens
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties
  • Provide companionship
  • Provide personal care
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Bathe dress and groom patients
  • Answer call signals
  • Weigh lift turn and position patients
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • CPR Certificate
  • Personal Support Worker Certificate

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • Adults
  • Persons with a disability
  • Persons with physical disabilities

Cuisine Specialties

  • Canadian
  • Italian cuisine

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Adult Abuse Registry check
  • Criminal record check
  • Drug test
  • Tuberculosis test

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Walking

Weight handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Personal suitability

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