HOME SUPPORT STAFF

Residential Home

This position takes place solely in a residential setting to support individuals living with a mental illness. Home staff will support and promote client safety, assist with activities of daily living, and foster independence and social inclusion.

Wage: $16.50-$18.00 depending on experience

Duties

Residential and Tenant Supports

  • Responsible for household duties such as:
    • Meal preparation: provide 3 meals and 3 snacks a day that follows Canada’s Food Guide.
    • Daily house cleanings/additional cleanings: ensure these are completed and signed off on, on a daily basis
  • Complete accurate/concise/objective documentation in tenant health files
  • Provide medication in their appropriate blister packs as directed/trained by home manager and/or pharmacy and sign off on appropriate MAR sheets
  • Assist tenants with activities of daily living.
  • Contribute to team effectiveness through clear and direct communication

Health and Safety

  • Work in compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Use/wear appropriate PPE as required by law and/or employer
  • Identify and report workplace and job hazards to the home manager
  • Use initiative to reduce any risk

Qualifications

  • Are at least 18 years of age; and
  • Are legally eligible to work in Canada; and
  • Are literate in spoken and written English; and
  • Have a level of education and/or experience as follows:
  • A suitable level of education achieved through community college,
  • university; and
  • An understanding of fire and safety procedures; and
  • Relevant background, skills, knowledge and interest in mental health and addictions
  • Be able to provide an acceptable Vulnerable Police Record check and First Aid CRP within 30 days of commencing employment

Wage: $16.50-$18.00 depending on experience

Above responsibilities may be changed from time to time at the sole discretion of the homeowner and I agree to assume such other duties and responsibilities.

Interested applicants, please submit your resume by email to marssk2015@gmail.com

To apply for this job email your details to marssk2015@gmail.com