|Home Support Worker|
Home Support Worker
Company : Yukon Government
Salary : $23,823 - $27,549 a year
Location : Yukon
This is for a part-time perm position working 30 hours biweekly.
Mission of Yukon Home Care Program is “The Yukon Home Care Program provides client-focused health services in the home, improving quality of life and supporting Yukoners to live independently.”
Under the direction of the Home Care Nurse/ Home Support Supervisor, this position provides home support services to individual clients of Yukon Home Care Program to promote optimum level of functioning in the skills/activities of daily living and quality of life of clients.
For more information about this position, please contact at [email protected]
Please do not email resumes to email address above; resumes may only be accepted through E-Recruitment
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Please submit your resume clearly demonstrating how you meet the following qualifications. Please note selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide in your resume.
- Experience working in Home Care or community based setting
- Experience providing personal care, home management, and respite care in a community setting
Candidates who have experiences equivalent to the essential qualifications listed above and/or are compassionate and have a willingness to help community members to age in place will be equally considered.
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Suitability
Candidates should have and may be assessed on:
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
- Passion for providing care for chronically ill or elderly clients
- Ability to respect confidentiality
- Ability to work independently as well as within a team
- Experience working with various cultural backgrounds
Conditions of Employment: TB Screening, Vulnerable Sector RCMP Security clearance, CPR level C (within last 18 months), Food Safe (within last 2 years), WHMIS 2015, and a valid Yukon class 5 driver’s licence are required prior to hire.
Job Requirements: Exposure to pets, exposure to second-hand smoke, shift work and weekends, heavy lifting and bending.