Position: Home Support Worker for Senior (NOC 4412)
Employer: Sacks family (private home)
Location of Work: Vancouver, British Columbia V6M 4B7
Start date: As soon as possible.
Wage: $18.50 per hour. Wage will be reviewed annually and increased if the prevailing / median wage for this position increases.
Vacation: 4% of gross salary
Nature of employment: Permanent, full-time
Hours per week: 40
Description: The home support worker will provide care and company to two senior citizens in their home. Personal care duties will require providing help with personal hygiene, dressing, assisting with administering medications, and bathing. Home support worker will also assist with preparation and serving of meals according to dietary requirements and restrictions, and with housekeeping duties including laundry, washing dishes, making beds, vacuuming, etc.
Position Requirements: Completion of secondary school, and at least one year of full time, paid experience as a caregiver or in a related field or occupation in the past three years. CPR or First Aid training preferred. Must be able to communicate in English. The ideal candidate will be willing to work a flexible schedule, and will need to variously work weekdays and weekends.
Other: Optional accommodation in the employer’s home is available at no charge. Note that this is not a condition of employment.
To Apply: Please email resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.