Support Services Attendant

Midland, Ontario, ca
Company: March Of Dimes Canada
Published on 2021-04-23 17:59:37

This Opportunity

We are currently looking to fill a part-time , Support Service Attendant role in our Midland region .
Duties include the following:
  • Assists consumers in their own homes with non-medical activities of daily living in accordance with individual service plans and with March of Dimes Canada policies and procedures:
  • - Personal care - Lifts and Transfers - Rising/retiring - Bowel and bladder procedures - Meal preparation and feeding
    - Range of motion exercises - Other light housekeeping duties
  • Performs duties in a professional manner, which respects the dignity and right to privacy and maintains consumer and staff health and safety.
  • Provide support to seniors in their homes, shifts will require travel across multiple locations (KM’s reimbursed)
  • March of Dimes Canada provides 24-hour attendant care to its consumers. The Support Services Attendants will be required to work multiple shifts (i.e. work days, evenings, and weekends) that vary between locations.
    Background / Qualifications:
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR certification
  • Experience working with people with physical disabilities, experience/knowledge/understanding of Independent Living or Consumer based care
  • Knowledge of and abilities in transferring, lifting, bowel and bladder routines and other attendant care duties
  • Physical Demands Self Analysis Required upon hire
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work flexible and regularly scheduled hours
  • Use of reliable automobile required, parking not provided at all locations.
  • Looking for coverage on weekends.
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