Home Support Worker

Job Information
Author tcacioppo
Date October 26, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Private Home Support
Salary 16.00 - Per Hour
Location Newmarket, ON
Category Personal Care Provider
Contact Information

Home support worker

Job details

  • Location: Newmarket, ON
  • Salary$16.00 to $16.50 / hour (To be negotiated)
  • Vacancies: 1 Vacancy
  • Employment groups: Visible minorities, Newcomers to Canada, Indigenous people
  • Terms of employment:  Term or contract, Full time35 hours / week
  • Start date: 2018-11-01End date: 2020-10-30
  • Employment conditions: Early morning, Morning, Day, Evening

Job requirements




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate


1 year to less than 2 years

Security and Safety

Medical exam, Criminal record check, Reference required, Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Repetitive tasks

Work Location Information

Work in employer’s/client’s home

Work Site Environment


Personal Suitability

Punctuality, Client focus, Team player, Reliability, Judgement, Excellent oral communication, Initiative, Flexibility, Dependability, Effective interpersonal skills, Organized, Excellent written communication

Additional Skills

Assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents

Experience with Special Needs Children

Children with learning disabilities, Children with a mental health disability, Autistic children

Specific Skills

Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties, Prepare and serve nutritious meals, Tend to emotional well-being of children, Instruct children in personal hygiene and social development, Discipline children according to the methods requested by the parents, Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home, Bathe, dress and feed infants and children, Supervise and care for children, Help children with homework, Take children to and from school and to appointments

Target Audience

Young adult (18), School age (6 – 12 years)

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Work Setting

Employer’s home

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

First Aid Certificate, Emergency child care first aid and CPR

How to apply

By email:


Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.


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