Personal Support Worker - Home Support - Assa Enterprises Inc.

Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

No experience

Work Site Environment

  • Non-smoking

Work Setting

  • Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
  • Work in employers/clients home

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Administer bedside and personal care
  • Administer medications
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene
  • Assist in regular exercise e.g. walk
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder)
  • Change non-sterile dressings
  • 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 

  • First Aid Certificate

Experience and Specialization

Target Audience

  • Elderly

Additional Information

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Tuberculosis test

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Bending crouching kneeling
  • Combination of sitting standing walking
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Sitting
  • Walking

Weight Handling

  • Between 61 and 80 kg (133-176 lbs)

Personal Suitability

  • Dependability
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability