Port Coquitlam-based family is presently seeking an experienced caregiver to care for their adult son with special needs. The position is expected to commence ASAP. Care will take place in the employer's home.
Personal Skills: Reliability; Effective interpersonal skills; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Judgement and intuitiveness; and Flexibility.
Specific Skills: Maintain a safe and healthy environment in the home; prepare client for rest periods; supervise and provide personal care for client; prepare and serve nutritious meals; assist with grooming; and keep client engaged in activities.
Additional Skills: Perform housekeeping and cleaning duties; assume full responsibility for household in absence of parents; as needed, travel with family on trips and assist with child supervision and housekeeping duties; wash, iron and press clothing and household linens; and shop for food and household supplies.
Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience.
Experience: At least 1 year of caregiver experience or experience with persons with special needs is strongly desired.
Other Requirements: Criminal record check required.
Wage: Higher of $18.50/hour or Prevailing Wage
Optional accommodation available at no charge on a live-in basis.
Note: This is NOT a condition of employment
**INDIGENOUS PERSONS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.**
Apply to: firstname.lastname@example.org