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Caregiver for Seniors

Job Information
Author kashmircaregiver
Date February 7, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Private Household
Salary $17.50 - Per Hour
Location Surrey, BC
Category Personal Care Provider
Contact Information
Contact: Kashmir Dhaliwal

Salary: $17.50/Hourly

Job Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Language: English

Start Date of Employment (Approx.): As soon as possible

Minimum Education: High School

Positions Available: 1

NOC Group: Visiting Homemakers, Housekeepers and Related Occupations (6471)

NOC Job Title: Companion


Job Location(s)

Surrey, British Columbia

Job Description

A private residential household located on 131A Street and 132nd Street in Surrey, BC is looking for a live-in/live-out caregiver for my 92 and 91 year old parents.

Work Location: Work in Employer’s/ Client’s home. Optional accommodation available at no charge on live in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment.

Job Duties:

  • Assist my parents in everyday personal needs such as toileting, bathing and grooming.
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals to them.
  • Escort my parents to doctor appointments or any other appointments scheduled.
  • Preform light housekeeping activities for my parents such as cleaning, dusting, making beds, change linen, laundry and vacuuming.
  • Provide companionship to my parents by lending an ear or a shoulder to lean on.
  • Engage with my parents in outdoor activities such as light walking.
  • Maintain a safe and clean environment for them.
  • Observe my parent’s behaviour or concerns and report them to the family or doctor on immediate basis.
  • Maintain record of their activities, behaviour and symptoms for reference purposes.

Requirements:

  • Completion of High School
  • Successfully completed 6 months Caregiver Program or at least 1 year experience in senior caregiving.
  • Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English, Punjabi speaking is an asset but not a requirement.

Essential Skills:

Client focus, Team Player, Reliability, Judgement, Excellent Communication Skills, Dependability, Initiative, Flexibility, Organized.

Benefits:

  • 32 hours/Week
  • Paid meal breaks
  • 2 weeks vacation per year

Safety and Security: Bondable, Criminal Record Check.

Transportation: Public transportation is available.


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