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home health care worker

Posted on March 09, 2017 by Employer Details Careforce Home Care Workers Cooperative Limited

Job Details

  • Location Kentville, NS
  • Salary $11.50 to $14.76 hourly for 15 to 30 hours per week
  • Vacancies
  • Terms of employment Permanent   Part Time leading to Full Time
  • Start date 2017-03-20
  • Benefits: Dental Benefits, Group Insurance Benefits, Pension Plan Benefits, Vision Care Benefits, Other Benefits
  • Employment conditions Employment Conditions: Night, Weekend, Shift, On Call
  • Job no. 606453
  • Source  Job Bank

Job requirements




Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate


1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Care for pets

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Specific Skills

Shop for food and household supplies; Provide personal care; Provide companionship; Prepare and serve nutritious meals; Perform light housekeeping and cleaning duties; Launder clothing and household linens; Administer bedside and personal care; Feed or assist in feeding; Change non-sterile dressings; Assist in regular exercise, e.g., walk; Assist clients with bathing and other aspects of personal hygiene

Target Audience

Adults; Elderly; Convalescent; Persons with physical disabilities; Females; Males; Persons with Alzheimer's disease

Security and Safety

Criminal record check; Reference required; Vulnerable sector check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Own vehicle; Willing to travel regularly; Valid driver's licence; Travel expenses not paid by employer; Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Physically demanding; Sitting; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Walking; Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

Rural area; Work in employer's/client's home; Remote location; Various locations

Personal Suitability

Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized; Punctuality

How to Apply

By e-mail:

By phone:

(902) 365-3155
from 10:00 to 15:30

By fax:

(902) 365-3125


By mail:

946 Park Street, suite Unit 400, Kentville , Nova Scotia, B4N3V7

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