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Personal Support Worker/Home Support

Job Description

Job description
Job location – Coquitlam, BC
Client: 41 year old man with Autism and is non-verbal. He is gentle, easy going and loves to eat, walk and go for car rides.

Here’s what we need from you:
• A kind, empathetic and dependable person who enjoys working with individuals with disabilities
• A caring heart and patience, with a genuine desire to maintain health and build good relationships
• Excellent teamwork and critical thinking, able to solve problems and think on your feet
• The desire and ability to maintain honest, direct and respectful relationships
• Verbal English skills
• Flexibility to cover extra shifts as and when a colleague is unavailable
• Residency or valid work permit, and located in the Lower Mainland
• First Aid & CPR Certificate an asset
• Valid Criminal record check
• Positive references and pre-employment verification checks
• Comfortable with text and/or email

Duties & Responsibilities will vary daily.
• Personal Care – must be comfortable with helping with bathing, dressing and grooming
• Monitoring medical conditions, administering medication, following treatment plan
• Acting as a companion to my brother
Supporting social interaction and plan outings to keep the patient active
• Planning & preparing healthy meals
• Housekeeping
• Organizing and/or attending activities, appointments or errands

Salary: Daily rate

Location: Coquitlam / Work in employer’s home. Parking and Transit accessible.

As an employer, we promote equal employment opportunities for all job applicants, including those self-identifying as a member of these groups: Indigenous people, Newcomers to Canada

Support Needed
Full Time (30+ hours per week)
Part Time (under 30 hours per week)
Support for Individual Age Group
Personal Care
Bathing, Feeding, Incontinence Care, Willing to Train
Behaviour Support
Willing to Train
Complex Health Needs
Medication Administration, Seizure Support, Willing to Train
Skills & Training
Criminal Record Check (CRC)
First Aid
Language Spoken
Willing to group with other family to share a Support Worker?