Wenda D

In-home Care giver required for person with disabilities, live-in option

Vancouver, British Columbia
Last seen over a week ago

2 years experience

3207/month

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Elder care Job in Vancouver, British Columbia

My elderly mother is in need of a caregiver in her home in downtown Vancouver.

Duties include: planing and preparing meals, doing the laundry, light housekeeping, assistance with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene, aid in ambulation and dressing/undressing, help with daily activities and errands, shopping for groceries, accompaniment to doctors appointments, ensuring she takes her medications, maintaining a safe environment in the home.

She is on the wait list for hip replacements and in the time after her surgeries she will also need help with wound care. Additionally, in the months post-surgery, she will need help with her rehabilitation program and her required exercises.

She is at increased risk for a stroke and her blood pressure must be checked twice daily, with records kept and submitted to a study weekly.

Excellent communication skills are required.

Health Care Aide license and references required, as well as at least 2 years experience in this field.

This is a full-time position, 32 hours per week. Live-in option. The salary is $18.50 per hour, and includes room and board if live-in. She has a two bedroom, two bathroom 2-story townhouse in downtown Vancouver.

Employer: Wenda

Wage: 18.50/hour

Job location: Private home within 888 Beach Ave. Vancouver B.C. complex.

Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live in basis. Note: This is not a condition of employment.

Tagged as: administer medication, bathing, dressing and wounds, medication/blister packs, non-sterile simple dressings, personal care, physical therapy, post operative care


Availability

You can work:

Start ASAP

Schedule TBD

Live in

Live out

Full-time

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Services Needed

Personal care

Personal care


Physical therapy

Physical therapy


Post operative care

Post operative care


Companion

Companion


Home care

Home care


Your responsibilities will include:

Bathing

Bathing

Non-sterile simple dressings

Non-sterile simple dressings

Dressing & wounds

Dressing & wounds

Medication/blister packs

Medication/blister packs

Administer medication

Administer medication

Housekeeping

Housekeeping

Laundry

Laundry

Meal preparation

Meal preparation

Groceries

Groceries

Errands

Errands


Required Qualifications

Close to transit

Close to transit

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Training

The minimum education level You have is:

Completed high school


Job Details

You can provide care:

In my home

In my home


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