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Personal Care Attendant – Home Care (for a person withcerebral palsyand spastic quadriplegic)

Job Information
Author anilvirji
Date February 8, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Anil Virji
Salary $16.00 to $18.00 - Per Hour
Location London, ON
Category Medical / Health
Contact Information

Employer: Anil Virji

Employers’ address: 863 Cranbrook Road, London, Ontario N6K 4W8

Work Location: Same as above

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Feed or assist in feeding– totally dependent on caregivers – unable to use hands
  • Change non-sterile dressings,
  • Provide personal care,
  • Provide companionship, – social events, restaurants, shopping
  • Plan therapeutic diets and menus,
  • Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties,
  • Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene,
  • Launder clothing and household linens,
  • Collect specimens,
  • Help the client with mobility by motorized wheelchair
  • Assist in regular exercise
  • Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder),
  • Mend clothing and linens,
  • Administer medications,
  • Administer bedside and personal care,
  • Adjusting positions,transferring – especially at night time when in bed
  • Prepare and serve nutritious meals
  • Accompany on medical and physiotherapy appointments
  • Be able to drive and operate wheelchair accessible van
  • Be able to perform exercises recommended by physiotherapist


-Education: Completion of high school is required

-Experience: At least one year of full-time experience as a caregiver or personal care attendant is required

– Physically able to perform the job duties – transferring from wheelchair to (from) bed / toilet / bath seat

– Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis. Note: This is NOT a condition of employment.

Important Information:

The personal care attendant will be responsible for the care of a 30-year-oldman withcerebral palsy and spastic quadriplegic.

Salary:$16.00 to $18.00 hourly, 35 Hours per week + 4% holiday pay = 2 weeks’ vacation

2 days off per week on rotational basis.

Position requires flexibility in schedule and work includes weekend hours as needed.

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