Home Support Workers – Days/Nights/Weekends

  Vancouver

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Job Description:We are hiring home support workers for 4 – 12 hour shifts. AM, PM, Overnights – flexible schedules. Company Overview Shylo Home Healthcare has been helping families care for their loved ones, in their homes and facilities, for over 40 years. We are a local company, owned and run by nurses. Many of our clients are on The North Shore, but we also provide service to residents of Vancouver. Job Overview As a Caregiver/Home Support Worker, you will work under the direction of a Shylo Nursing Supervisor and an individual Care Plan to provide home support services to our clients. Your goal will be to help individuals enjoy life by assisting them to perform their simple daily functions: meal prep, light exercise, local transportation, social interaction, personal care and housekeeping. You will observe and document on the client’s health condition and environment, report significant and unsafe observations and provide support and guidance as well as input and feedback in the care planning process. Benefits · 24/7 Office Support · A rewarding and meaningful career · Full Medical/Dental Benefits · Professional Development · Staff Social Events · Flexible schedule and hours · One on One training for clients with unique care needs · 4% vacation pay We are committed to the health and safety of our staff. We are committed to being a respectful workplace. Who Should Apply? · International Students in Canada with a Nursing Degree · Nursing/LPN students currently enrolled in a program · Students in a Care Aid/Home Support Worker program who are about to complete the program · BC Care Aid/Community Health Worker registrants · Experienced Caregivers/Home Support Workers Requirements · First Aid/CPR Certificate · WHMIS · Criminal Record Check (Vulnerable Sector) · Clear TB Test · Legally able to work in Canada (Citizen, PR, Work Permit/Student Permit) Responsibilities · Preparing meals and snacks, if able to, encourage the client to help with prep and clean up · Encouraging light exercise (walks, swims, stretches) to keep the client active and physically moving · Tiding up the house and help with basic housekeeping tasks that help keep the home environment neat and enjoyable for the client · Assisting with personal care (hygiene, bathing, grooming, dressing) to help the client feel their best · Reminding the client to take medications · Conversing and reminiscing to provide companionship and mental stimulation Company Description:Shylo Home Healthcare is a successful home healthcare agency on the North Shore, we have been serving the needs of clients in the Vancouver Lower Mainland for over 40 years. We pride ourselves on delivering excellent client service and supporting our valued employees ‒ and most importantly, we have fun! We work as a team and support each other whenever possible.
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Shylo Home Healthcare

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