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Government of Canada
YDGYouth Digital Gateway

home support worker


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$17.62 hourly

Location

Petty Harbour, NL

Education, Skills and Experience

  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate

  • CPR Certificate

  • Certificate of Conduct

Weight Handling

  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Provide personal care

  • Provide companionship

  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals

  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties

  • Launder clothing and household linens

  • Feed or assist in feeding

  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

  • Adults

  • Elderly

  • Persons with physical disabilities

  • Persons with mental health disabilities

  • Persons with an intellectual disability

  • Persons with a disability

  • Females

  • Males

  • Persons with Alzheimer's disease

Security and Safety

  • Medical exam

  • Immunization records

  • Tuberculosis test

  • Criminal record check

  • Reference required

  • Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks

  • Physically demanding

  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

  • Walking

  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Client focus

  • Dependability

  • Reliability

  • Punctuality

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?

  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?

  • Do you have education in this field of employment?

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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