Personal Support Worker – Home Support

Nurse Next door
  • Post Date: April 30, 2018
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Job Overview




Other trades certificate or diploma

Experience with Special Needs Children

Assistance with mobility

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Personal Support Worker Certificate


1 to less than 7 months

Additional Skills

Care for pets

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs); Up to 45 kg (100 lbs); Up to 9 kg (20 lbs); Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs); Between 45 and 60 kg (100-132 lbs); Between 61 and 80 kg (133-176 lbs); Between 81 and 100 kg (177-220 lbs); More than 100 kg (220 lbs)

Specific Skills

Shop for food and household supplies; Provide personal care; Provide companionship; Prepare and serve nutritious meals; Plan therapeutic diets and menus; Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties; Mend clothing and linens; Launder clothing and household linens; Collect specimens; Assist clients in water (i.e. pool); Administer bedside and personal care; Feed or assist in feeding; Change non-sterile dressings; Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk; Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

Adolescents; Adults; Young adults; Toddler to pre-school (1 – 3 years); Terminally ill; School age (6 – 12 years); Over 12 years; Newborn (including expecting mother); Infant (3 months – 11 months); Elderly; Convalescent; Persons with physical disabilities; Persons with mental health disabilities; Persons with an intellectual disability; Persons with a disability; Females; Males; Kindergarten age (4 – 5 years); Persons with Alzheimer’s disease

Security and Safety

Driver’s validity licence check; Tuberculosis test; Criminal record check; Reference required

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Own vehicle; Willing to travel; Willing to travel overnight; Valid driver’s licence; Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Rural area; Work in employer’s/client’s home; Urban area; Remote location; Various locations

Personal Suitability

Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized; Punctuality

How to apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

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Job Detail
  • Salary Offerd$15 to $20 Per Hour
  • Career LevelExecutive
  • Experience0 - 3 Years
  • QualificationDiploma
  • Job Ref:905192
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