Home Support Worker

Competition Number: HR-2017-0059

Job Title: Home Support Worker

Department: FCSS department

Employment Type: Casual, part-time

Salary: $20.58 – $24.55/hour plus mileage (2018 rates)

Posted Date: December 22, 2017 12:00 AM

Closing Date: February 23, 2018 8:30 AM

Last Updated Date: February 14, 2018 7:54 AM

Status: Active

Description:

Home Support Worker
Family and Community Support Services department – Community Services division

Closing Date:          Feb 23, 2018 @ 8:30 a.m. or when a suitable candidate is selected
Salary Range:         $20.58 – $24.55/hour plus mileage
Shift:                        Monday – Friday
Position Type:        Casual
Location:                Clairmont/East County of Grande Prairie Area

The County of Grande Prairie is seeking a caring and compassionate individual with exceptional customer service skills, who is able to assist individuals and families who require in home support. A passion for people and a willingness to learn is essential in this role.

You must also possess:

  • Strong housekeeping and life skills;
  • The physical ability to undertake housekeeping duties and stand/walk/climb stairs for extended periods of time;
  • Willingness to work with a minimum of four clients (approximately 12 hours/week);
  • Ability to participate in meetings, workshops and training for professional development;
  • The capability to ensure the client's safety and comfort, which includes promoting the independence and mental well-being of the client in a respectful and compassionate manner;
  • Excellent written and oral communication;
  • A valid class 5 driver's license;
  • A reliable vehicle and cell phone to use for work purposes;
  • A clear criminal record and vulnerable sector check;
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality;
  • The ability to maintain professional boundaries.   
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