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CarePros CarePro (Disability Support Worker) – Up to $20/hr+ Bonus! Contract in Leduc, AB

CarePros

Branch Leduc AB CA

Position:
CarePro (Disability Support Worker) – Up to $20/hr+ Bonus!
Location:
Leduc, AB

Our services include:. Have a vehicle and valid auto insurance. The best care providers deserve the utmost respect, the best compensation plan, and a career…

The best care providers deserve the utmost respect, the best compensation plan, and a career path that you can pursue.

  • Instead of Get Pay & Benefits replace with Performance-Based Pay Increases – If you are a great caregiver, you deserve to be rewarded for it. CarePros rewards better care with increased pay and bonuses.
  • A schedule that fits you – We will build a schedule that best fits your skills, availability, and location.
  • Access to the best technology – Our industry-leading web portal will help you keep track of your pay and schedule, allowing you to deliver the best possible care.
  • Building relationships – We take care of connecting you with clients throughout the CarePros network.
  • Career Development – Receive recognition as one of the best caregivers in the industry and take advantage of our internal growth opportunities.

What does a Disability Support Worker (DSW’s) do?

Our experienced DSW’s are energetic individuals and positive role models who promote safety, dignity, and independence with experience dealing with:

  • Children and youth displaying aggressive behavior
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
  • Complex Behaviors

Our services include:

  • Companionship – Helping our clients explore their passions, engaging the community, discovering new hobbies – or just chatting.
  • Light Housekeeping – Tidying up your living space, doing dishes or laundry, taking out the trash and recycling, or just helping with organizing.
  • Transportation – Taking our clients out safely to your destination in your car or theirs.
  • Meal Preparation – Planning and preparing healthy and delicious meals for our clients to enjoy.
  • Staying Active – Providing support to keep our clients’ bodies moving and healthy, from a walk around the neighbourhood to simple exercises.
  • Medication Reminders – Medication pick-up and reminders to take medication, drink water and other wellness needs.
  • Personal Care & Hygiene – Professional assistance with dressing, grooming, bathing, or toileting with the utmost respect.

What are our clients looking for?

We are looking to match our clients to CarePros with unique but essential traits.

  • Punctuality – Arriving on time for all client visits while checking out on time to stay on schedule.
  • Compassion – Demonstrate to your client that they are valued and cared for by listening to their thoughts and feelings.
  • English Fluency – Communication is a key part of our caregiving model. English fluency is mandatory.
  • Diversity – Do you speak another language other than English? We believe that language and culture are two critical criteria in our caregiver-client matching model that allows our caregivers to deliver superior care.
  • Continuous Improvement – The culture at CarePros is to continually find ways to deliver better care to our clients tomorrow than we did today. Are you up for the challenge?

*Requirements for Employment:

- Have CPR and/or First Aid certificate/training – Be able to travel to clients in Edmonton and surrounding areas (i.e. St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Leduc, Beaumont, etc.)

- Have a valid Alberta Driver’s License

- Have a vehicle and valid auto insurance

- Be physically capable of assisting clients with mobility – Pass CarePros BackCheck

- 2 professional references (previous employer and/or clients)

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- Health Care Aide or Personal Support Worker Certificate

- LPN students who have finished their first year of training, which includes practicum placements. – RN students who have completed their 2nd year

- Foreign trained RN’s are also welcome to apply

- 1 year of paid caregiver experience

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- experience caring for clients with dementia or Alzheimer’s

- experience using a gait belt and/or mechanical lift

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VISIT US AT: CarePros.ca

APPLY AT: CarePros.ca/apply

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $15.00 to $20.00 /hour

Required experience:

  • non-violent crisis intervention: 2 years
  • caregiver: 2 years
  • aggressive behaviour: 2 years

Required education:

  • Associate

Job Location:

  • Leduc, AB

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Class 5 Drivers License
  • First Aid & CPR Level C

Required language:

  • English

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Leduc, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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