Respite Worker - South Edmonton

Hope 4 Life Inc. - Edmonton, AB (28 days ago)

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Job Description

Hope 4 Life Inc. is a human services agency that provides personalized and dynamic support for individuals, families, and communities. We are a qualified service provider within the province of Alberta. All of our services are insured and maintain the highest of professional standards.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to provide support to clients who are children
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective time management and organizational skills

Respite Workers may be required (but are not limited) to:

  • Assist clients with personal hygiene
  • Assist clients with activities of daily living
  • Assist clients with meal preparation and feeding
  • Provide medication administration
  • Encourage companionship and social interaction
  • Participate in community-based activities
  • Maintain a safe environment

Education

  • Minimum: Certificate in a field associated with human services or nursing
  • Preferred: Community Support Worker certificate and/or health care and nursing background

Other Required Qualifications

  • First Aid/CPR
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Child Intervention Check
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Reliable vehicle
  • Experience and interest in working with children
  • Ability to assist with administering insulin injections and monitoring blood glucose and ketone levels
  • Fluency in English is required
  • Must be comfortable with pets as there is a dog in the home

Salary: $17.00 - $18.50/hour

How to Apply

  • Please email your cover letter and resume to hr @ hope4life.ca. Also, state why you are interested in obtaining this part-time position and what your expectations are for this opportunity. For any inquiries, you may contact our office via telephone @ 780-988-2081.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $17.00 to $18.50 /hour

Experience:

  • respite: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (Required)

Location:

  • Edmonton, AB (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Class 5 Drivers License (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)