Support Worker required
Seeking a Support Worker to assist an Individual with Autism and a Stable Mental Disorder Available Immediately
Please send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com
Location: University of Alberta area (private residence)
Start date: Immediate or as soon as possible
Hours/Days: Monday to Fridays: 2:00pm – 10:00pm, Permanent Full-time
Job Description: duties include but are not limited to companionship, supervision, engaging the client in simple conversation and activities, documentation, as well as gentle reminders, prompting, and assistance with activities of daily living including light housekeeping, laundry, meal preparation, medication administration, hygiene, and support on outings (the client enjoys long walks). The client prefers male support workers.
Please note that there is one small dog that visits the home.
Qualifications and Other Requirements: must have a recent vulnerable sector check, must be able to communicate in clear fluent English, and must be physically fit in order to go for walks and do other activities with the client. Driver’s license and vehicle is considered an asset. This position is ideal for an individual who wants to make a difference in someone else’s life. The client will require prompting, cueing, and redirection in and kind and gentle manner.
Key Attributes: outgoing, kind, patient, and positive!
Rate of Pay: $19.00/hr