Home Helper ID: 59360

Deadline Date: 2019/08/25

Location: Thunder Bay

The Home Helper provides homemaking services to individuals and families in the home or at the time of discharge from hospital. The Home Helper collaborates with members of the health care team in meeting the needs of individuals to attain an optimal level of independence and wellbeing. This role requires an individual with excellent assessment and communication skills, knowledge of community resources and the ability to work effectively with both clients and their families as well as within a multi-disciplinary team.

Posting Date:
2019/06/25
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Part-Time
Hours:
 7.5 hours / bi-weekly
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 Varied
Occupation:
 Health
Duties:
Performs light housekeeping for clients in their home including (but not limited to) dusting, cleaning kitchen/bathroom, vacuuming, mopping floors, laundry, and errand service.
Prepares meals and completes the environmental risk assessments.
Provides companionship and conversation to the clients.
Provides stabilization and assistance with walking.
Provides medication reminders and appointment reminders.
Observes and evaluates the individual's/family's home, personal situation and client/family care plan.
Contributes to the development (with the help of the Coordinator) of the care plan.
Communicates verbally with appropriate members of the health team regarding the management of the client's/family's homemaking, physical, and emotional needs.
Qualifications:
Current CPR and First Aid certification is required.
Personal Support Worker or Health Care Aide certification an asset 2-3 years' experience working with children, seniors and person with disability.
Household management or professional customer service experience preferred.
Other Requirements:
Must have vehicle transportation; this includes a valid Ontario Driver's License and vehicle insurance
Willingness to travel regularly during the day with the possibility of overnights to support sites
A current and original copy of a satisfactory Criminal Records Check is required
A Vulnerable Sector Search and/or a Child Abuse Registry Check may be required
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
2019/08/25
How To Apply:
Please apply on our website through this link: http://app.jobvite.com/m?3N0Zrkw2

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Marie Imber
Position Title:
 Talent Acquisition Specialist
Company Name:
 VON Canada
Address:
 
City:
 
Province:
 
Postal Code:
 
Phone:
 
E-mail:
 marie.imber@von.ca
Web Address:
 //von.ca
 

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