In-Home Support Worker

Posting Date:

October 27, 2020

Location:

Belleville ON

Job Type:

Part-Time – 20.5 hours per week – days and times negotiable

Hourly Wage:

$20.00/hour

 

Passionate about making a difference and helping others?

Position Responsibilities:

Learn simple TOUCH CHAT software to use with client i-pad in conversations

Be patient, creative, flexible, gentle in nature, jovial and work one to one with client

Confident to talk and engage with client who is shy and does not talk much

Non-judgmental of clients who have some OCD behaviours

Speak clearly to be understood by client – to allow processing of information

Assist with personal growth and development, community involvement

Participate in meal preparation

Assist with advocacy and research when needed

Assist with transportation to appointments and outings as required

Position Requirements:

DSW Diploma or equivalent qualifications

Currently in the DSW program looking for part-time work

Must have a car and valid class G driver’s license

Must have a Criminal Records Check including Vulnerable Sectors Check

Have Emergency First Aid Level C /CPR certification – Current

Must be a non-smoker to work in a private, non-smoking home environment

Have strong work ethics, show initiative and take pride in your work

Be computer literate and know how to use Google and Microsoft suites

Have a laptop for occasional research

Proficiency in written and verbal communication are essential

Ability to be sensitive to the patterns of the people you support