Personal Care Worker Required
Location: Kelowna (not accessible by public transit)
We are currently recruiting multiple Personal Support Workers for a male client who has complex health care needs, who lives in Kelowna. This client requires assistance with ventilator, suctioning, and trachelectomy care, all aspects of daily living, as well as assistance with transfers.
Individuals must be motivated to learn all aspects of the ventilator and trach care, such as suctioning, inner cannula changes, cleaning inner cannula, cleaning stoma site, cough assists, lung recruitment, as well as, any other related duties. The successful applicant will have a positive attitude, a driver’s license, and their own mode of transportation.
Shifts & Hours:
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Additional shifts may also be available to provide coverage for other staff when they are on vacation or sick
$20.00 - $22.00 per hour (depending on experience)
Responsibilities will include (but may not be limited to):
Assist with Activities of Daily Living: such as bathing/showering, dressing, oral hygiene and grooming
Assist the client with transfers using a ceiling lift
Meal preparation, and assistance with feeding
Range of motion exercises
Performing various light housekeeping tasks
Assisting client with errands
Experience with ventilator, suctioning, and trachelectomy care (additional training will be provided)
Driver’s Licence and own mode of transportation
If you are interested in any of the above shifts and meet all the required qualifications for this position, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR RESUME TO THE INDICATED EMAIL. If you have any specific questions about this job posting, please contact us at show contact info
(B.C. Lower Mainland) or Toll-free: show contact info
(for out town callers). Please reference job posting number “KEL01SL.”
The Individualized Funding Resource Centre (IFRC) Society facilitates recruitment for Personal Support Workers (PSW) on behalf of individuals with disabilities. The individual requiring support will be your direct employer and will determine the terms and conditions of employment.
For more opportunities throughout British Columbia visit our website at www.ifrcsociety.org
While we thank all applicants for their interest in working with IFRC clients, we only accept applications from individuals who are already legally entitled to work in Canada and currently living within the same area as the employer who is hiring.
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