Personal Support Worker – Home Support
We are seeking a compassionate and reliable caregiver to provide care for an elderly lady suffering through mental disability.
Employer: Multani Family
Starting date: As soon as possible (or a date to be agreed upon by both parties)
Duties and Responsibilities:
Personal care duties such as bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, dressing, grooming and providing assistance in the washroom.
Meal preparation, feed or assist in feeding. Able to cook in Cantonese style will be an asset.
Light housekeeping services and laundry.
Ambulation and assist in regular exercise.
Conversation and companionship (mental and social stimulation).
Employment Groups: Everyone is welcome to apply including but not limited to Youth, Person with disabilities, Indigenous people, and Newcomers to Canada.
Terms of employment: 2 years contract on a full-time basis
Working hours: 07:30 AM – 12:00 PM & 04:30 PM – 07:30 PM. Total 37.5 hrs per week, Monday to Friday.
Wages: $18/hour. Total of about $35,100 per year. Overtime pay at 1.5 times the regular hourly rate for hours over 44 hours per week
Language: A good command of English is required. Able to communicate in Punjabi will be an asset.
Education: High school
Experience: Must have at least 2-3 years of experience in caring for an elderly person with a disability
Worksite environment: Non-smoking
Other requirements: No history of criminal background. Reference required. Assist elderly weighing about 70kgs
Job Location: Work in employer’s home in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Transportation/Travel Information: Public Transportation is available. Relocation cost covered by employer
Business Address and Contact Information: By email: <firstname.lastname@example.org>, or by mail: Attn: Kamal, 236-80 Maritime Ontario Blvd, Brampton, Canada
Note: Optional ‘room and board’ is available at no charge if the employee chooses to live with the employer. This is NOT a condition of employment and is entirely on a voluntary basis.