Caregiver

Individualized Funding Resource Centre Society - Coldstream, BC (30+ days ago)

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The individualized Funding Resource Centre Society is a non-profit society which works closely to match caregivers to our clients who reside in their own homes. Our clients offer flexible hours which enable you to achieve a work / life balance and the ability to maintain a consistent work schedule.

We are currently looking for an in home Personal Care Attendant position available with an adult female who is a quadriplegic

Position Shift & Hours: A combination of:

Mon-Fri 2:00-8:00 pm and

Alternate weekends (Sat/Sun) 8am to 8pm

This is a part time position with an average of 60 hours per 2 week pay period.

Duties will include, but may not be limited to:
-Assist with personal care services, such as bathing/showering, dressing, oral hygiene and grooming
-Monitoring of skin condition
-Assist with bowel and bladder care
-Assists with transfers to/from bed and wheelchair using mechanical lift
-Range of motion exercises and other stretching exercises and application of arm braces
-Performs safety maintenance activities such as cleaning up after meals, cleaning of room/bathroom after care, restocking of supplies, laundry of soiled bedding and clothing, cleaning of wheelchair and bed/mattress.
-Giving of medications from Blister Pack and rectal suppositories
-Simple meal preparation, meal assistance, ongoing oral nutrition
-Ongoing availability to help with clients (Activity of Daily Living) needs
-Escorting via W/C van for appointments/social engagements
-Shopping for supplies if needed
-Performs other related duties as requested -some computer knowledge an asset
-Ability to develop harmonious relationship with spouse as you will be working with/coordinating with him

Must haves:
-Physical Fitness
-Fluency in English
-Preferred Health Care aide certificate

If you are interested in this opportunity, please telephone 604-777-7576 (B.C. Lower Mainland) or Toll free: 1-844-604-7576 for out town callers. Please reference job posting number “COLD01“ in your telephone call or the subject line of your email.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $20.00 to $22.00 /hour

Experience:

  • care giver: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • CPR (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)