Home Care- Caregivers Needed!

CalaCare Home Health Care Services - Burlington, ON (30+ days ago)

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We are looking for enthusiastic, reliable Caregivers to join the CalaCare team!

We are looking to Nursing Students, Internationally trained nurses, and Personal Support workers!

Longer and shorter shifts available to work around your schedule!

Current opening for Weekends, Days, Evenings & Overnight shifts - Oakville, Burlington

RESPONSIBILITIES

-Assistance with personal care and activities of daily living that promote independence and quality of life

- Light Housekeeping

- Meal Preparation

- Communication with family members and health care team

- Documentation of care provided

- Safe use of hoyer lifts and other assistive devices, training provided as required

CHARACTERISTICS that fit with the CalaCare culture:

- Must be passionate about going above and beyond for their clients. We are not just here to do a job, we are here to change lives, one person at a time

- Someone who sees solutions, not problems and is aligned with our culture of always saying YES first

- Must be responsive by email and comfortable using mobile technology and Microsoft outlook

- Must be a team player with a positive attitude. Life is too short to live any other way!

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

- Nursing Student or Internationally trained Nurses may apply

- PSW certification or relevant experience

Other Requirements:

- Three references

- Proper certification, training, and experience for the position for which you are applying

- Desire to spend quality time one-on-one with a client to ensure all care is client-centered

- Positive attitude

- Willingness to go the extra mile for your clients

- CPR & first aid training

- Vulnerable sector police check

- Up to date immunizations and TB test

- Ability to speak, read and write in English

- Driver’s license and reliable transportation - kilometres are paid in between clients.

- Access to a smartphone in order to utilize GPS clock in/out technology

Company Profile

CalaCare is growing and looking for skilled professionals who are passionate about quality care in the community. We are innovative in everything that we do and are striving to drive change in the community care sector through exceptional service and state of the art technology.

WE OFFER:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Huge opportunities for growth and professional development
  • Opportunity to be part of an exciting organization
  • Opportunity to truly make an impact in the lives of the clients whom we serve through quality care and personal attention.

Please submit a cover letter and resume including your availability. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Casual

Job Type: Casual

Experience:

  • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)

Duties:

  • Assisting clients with personal hygiene and getting dressed
  • Assisting clients with housekeeping or other daily errands
  • Providing companionship and emotional support
  • Observing and reporting on changes in the health or status of the client
  • Taking vitals, height, and weight
  • Preparing food and feeding clients
  • Maintaining clients' health equipment
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Administering medication
  • Transporting client to appointments
  • Assisting clients with rehabilitative exercises
  • Providing support with academic, social or recreational activities