Personal Support Worker (Calgary)

One Full time, permanent in-home Personal Support Worker required starting immediately for the care of a 77-year-old female with Dementia, in Calgary, Alberta.

$17.35/hour, 30 to 40 hours per week, including days and evenings. 2 weeks paid annual vacation.

Duties include: care of elder including ensuring her safety, offering companionship, serving nutritious snacks and meals, aid in ambulation, dressing & undressing as needed, light housekeeping. Feed or assist in feeding, Change non-sterile dressings, Provide personal care, Provide companionship, 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, Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk, Assume full responsibility for household (in absence of householder), Mend clothing and linens, Administer medications, Administer bedside and personal care, Prepare and serve nutritious meals. Applicant must have a good command of the English language. Completion of high school is required PLUS at least one year of experience with elder care or medical experience. Completion of a related course would be considered in lieu of experience. The caregiver will work in employer’s home. An optional accommodation is available at no charge on a live-in basis. NOTE this is not a condition of employment. To apply please email a “detailed” resume and cover letter to Muhammad Irfan at mirfansam64@gmail.com.

Start Date: ASAP

Closing Date: April 22, 2018