Caregiver


Employer: Home Instead Senior Care

Closing Date: 20201021

Contact Name: Ian Burke

Phone: 902-429-2298

Email: [email protected]

Location: Mahone Bay, Chester, Hubbards

Hours:

Responsibilities:

Start Date:
November 15

Additional Information (if any):
Home Instead Senior Care is hiring caring and compassionate individuals who want to help older adults remain at home by offering individualized one-on-one care. As a CAREGiver, you will help our clients tackle the various cognitive and physical challenges associated with aging, while enabling them to maintain their independence and quality of life.

Home Instead Senior Care commits to ongoing skill development of our staff by providing paid training and ongoing support. Daytime, evening, overnight and weekend hours are offered. Group medical benefits with employer contributions are also available.

Candidates must be fluent in written and spoken English and, upon hire, provide a clear criminal background check and vulnerable sector check.

Learn how a career with us can be much more than just a job. Home Instead Senior Care: To us, it’s personal.

Responsibilities:
While the exact services you deliver will depend on your skills, personality, and the needs of our clients, potential duties include:

- Companionship and conversation
- Light housekeeping tasks and meal preparation
- Medication and appointment reminders
- Accompanying clients to appointments
- Contributing to a positive living environment to enhance a client’s quality of life
- Dementia and Alzheimer's support
- Personal Care
- Mobility assistance


Required Skills:

Reading
Writing
Document Use
Numeracy
Computer Use
Thinking
Oral Communication
Working With Others
Continuous Learning

Employability Skills:
Motivation
Confidence
Good Attitude
Adaptability
Accountability
Time Management
Teamwork
Stress Management
Presentation


How To Apply:

Online:
https://www.homeinstead.com/3008/home-care-jobs/job-details?jobId=25059


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